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Crime rate in Forsyth, Georgia (GA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Forsyth, GA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Forsyth, GA

The 2017 crime rate in Forsyth, GA is 302 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 81.8% U.S. cities. The 2017 Forsyth crime rate rose by 11% compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Forsyth has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Forsyth, GA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Forsyth:

301.8
Barnesville:

282.3
Milner:

87.9
Jackson:

229.3
Macon:

604.4
Roberta:

277.1
Gray:

171.5
Locust Grove:

364.8
Monticello:

338.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Forsyth by year

Type

2007

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(71.9)
1
(19.4)
2
(39.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.3)
3
(74.3)
4
(99.4)
2
(49.5)
1
(24.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(239.6)
4
(77.7)
6
(117.4)
6
(156.3)
5
(129.6)
4
(101.0)
2
(49.5)
3
(74.5)
3
(74.2)
7
(167.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(287.5)
19
(369.1)
13
(254.4)
11
(286.6)
9
(233.3)
11
(277.8)
15
(371.4)
10
(248.4)
11
(272.1)
17
(407.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
36
(862.5)
41
(796.4)
17
(332.6)
33
(859.8)
13
(337.0)
26
(656.6)
18
(445.7)
19
(472.0)
14
(346.4)
16
(383.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
172
(4,121)
174
(3,380)
164
(3,209)
179
(4,664)
115
(2,981)
195
(4,924)
200
(4,952)
204
(5,068)
114
(2,820)
119
(2,854)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
21
(503.1)
10
(194.3)
9
(176.1)
9
(234.5)
2
(51.8)
11
(277.8)
9
(222.8)
9
(223.6)
7
(173.2)
5
(119.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(24.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6)452.3319.2283.1369.7232.5371.2445.2405.2267.2301.8

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Georgia and other state lists, there were 38 registered sex offenders living in Forsyth, Georgia as of October 15, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Forsyth is 109 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Forsyth:

311.8
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Forsyth:

222.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Forsyth:

260.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Forsyth:

334.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Forsyth:

214.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Forsyth:

181.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Forsyth:

221.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Forsyth:

225.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Forsyth:

242.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Forsyth:

335.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2001
Forsyth:

371.1
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2017
Forsyth:

237.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Forsyth:

236.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Forsyth:

381.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Forsyth:

370.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Forsyth:

419.2
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Forsyth:

224.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Forsyth:

440.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Forsyth:

253.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Forsyth:

357.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Forsyth:

454.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2001
Forsyth:

456.1
U.S. Average:

337.2
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 18 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.36
Georgia average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.22
Georgia average:

3.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.72
Georgia average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.21
Georgia average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.79
Georgia average:

3.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 23 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.92
Georgia average:

3.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.69
Georgia average:

3.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.52
Georgia average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 22 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.11
Georgia average:

3.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 24 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.82
Georgia average:

3.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 25 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.55
Georgia average:

3.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 27 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.56
Georgia average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.50
Georgia average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 22 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.24
Georgia average:

2.62

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Forsyth, GA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 31029.