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Dodge County, Georgia Crime Statistics

This page contains crime rates for Dodge County, Georgia. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Dodge County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Dodge County, Georgia, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,857 total crimes reported in Dodge County, Georgia (447 of them violent). Of the 371 crimes that take place per year in Dodge County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Dodge County, Georgia every 23 hours.

Total Crime in Dodge County, Georgia (2001-2003, 2007-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2004, 2005 or 2006, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Dodge County, Georgia for 5 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Dodge County has risen by 27%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 10%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 5 years in Dodge County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit just about five hundred for Dodge County, Georgia in 2009.

Crime Trends in Dodge County, Georgia (2001-2003, 2007-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Dodge County, Georgia (2001-2003, 2007-2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Dodge County, Georgia law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Dodge County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.