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Jenkins County, Georgia Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2002 and 2007 there were 288 total crimes reported in Jenkins County, Georgia (67 of them violent). Of the 144 crimes that transpire each year in Jenkins County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Jenkins County, Georgia 144 times a year.

Total Crime in Jenkins County, Georgia (2002, 2007)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 or 2008, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Jenkins County, Georgia for 2 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Jenkins County has diminished by 42 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 48 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid drop off in crime over these years in Jenkins County.

Crime Trends in Jenkins County, Georgia (2002, 2007)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Jenkins County, Georgia (2002, 2007)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Jenkins County, Georgia law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Jenkins 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.