This page contains crime numbers for Coweta County, Georgia. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Coweta County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Coweta County, Georgia, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 1999 and 2008 there were 19,253 total crimes reported in Coweta County, Georgia (1,499 of them violent). Of the 1,925 crimes that happen every year in Coweta County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Coweta County, Georgia every 4 hours. This includes 21 murders, 56 rapes, and greater than fourteen thousand thefts (including 1,483 auto thefts).
Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Coweta County, Georgia for all 10 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Coweta County has grown by 59%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 65%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a dramatic growth in crime over the last 10 years in Coweta County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit greater than three thousand for Coweta County, Georgia in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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