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Lanier County, Georgia Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2007 and 2008 there were 303 total crimes reported in Lanier County, Georgia (59 of them violent). Of the 152 crimes that transpire each year in Lanier County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Lanier County, Georgia 152 times a year.

Total Crime in Lanier County, Georgia (2007-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 or 2006, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Lanier County, Georgia for 2 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Lanier County has climbed by 31 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime dropped by 254 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a rapid worsening in crime over the last 2 years in Lanier County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit over two hundred for Lanier County, Georgia in 2009.

Crime Trends in Lanier County, Georgia (2007-2008)

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 Lanier County, Georgia (2007-2008)

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

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

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