It is located in Cobb County, GA. It has a population of 481,343 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 571.21 per 10.000 people. There have been 27,495 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Atlanta are larceny/theft crimes - 16,304 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 74 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 4,504 felony charges and 22,991 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Atlanta averaged 65,632 violent crimes. Of that total, 1,039 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 562 was for revised rape, another 1,041 was for legacy rape, 26,561 was for robbery, and 36,429 was for aggravated assault.