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Waynesboro, Tennessee Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 509 total crimes reported in Waynesboro, Tennessee (101 of them violent). Of the 64 crimes that transpire each year in Waynesboro, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Waynesboro, Tennessee 64 times a year.

Total Crime in Waynesboro, Tennessee (2001-2008)

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

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Waynesboro, Tennessee for 8 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Waynesboro has diminished by 38 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 10 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow drop off in crime over the last 8 years in Waynesboro. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to fifty for Waynesboro, Tennessee in 2009.

Crime Trends in Waynesboro, Tennessee (2001-2008)

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 cities like Waynesboro, Tennessee (2001-2008)

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

Waynesboro, Tennessee law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Waynesboro 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.