Powder Springs has a population of 15,127. During the past three years, Powder Springs saw 1,263 arrests. For 2017, the Powder Springs's arrest rate totaled 257.16 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 18.76% makes Powder Springs lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 47 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Powder Springs also totaled 342 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Atlanta and Marietta, Powder Springs is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Powder Springs had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Powder Springs averaged 47 violent crimes and 342 non-violent crimes.
The city of Powder Springs experienced 856 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 9 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 13 was for legacy rape and 11 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 164, and the aggravated assault total was 659.
It is situated in Cobb county, Georgia with a total number of 32 employees - 3 female, 25 male officers and 4 civilians. Powder Springs PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is GA0330800, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.