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Toombs County, Georgia Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 7,614 total crimes reported in Toombs County, Georgia (856 of them violent). Of the 846 crimes that occur a year in Toombs County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Toombs County, Georgia every 10 hours. This includes 10 murders, 45 rapes, and more than five thousand thefts (including 372 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Toombs County, Georgia (1999-2002, 2004-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 2003, as there were no data available for that year.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Toombs County, Georgia for 9 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Toombs County increased by 40 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 49 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a gradual increase in crime over the last 9 years in Toombs County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit more than one thousand for Toombs County, Georgia in 2009.

Crime Trends in Toombs County, Georgia (1999-2002, 2004-2008)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Toombs County, Georgia (1999-2002, 2004-2008)

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

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