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Decatur, GA Arrest Record Search

It is located in Dekalb County, GA. It has a population of 23,378 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 244.25 per 10.000 people. There have been 571 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Decatur are larceny/theft crimes - 441 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the murder and non negligent manslaughter - only 0 arrests.

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  • 571Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 244.25Crime Rate
  • 17.11Violent Crime Rate
  • 227.14Property Crime Rate

Arrest Records by Age & Race

Decatur Arrests by Gender

Decatur Arrests by Race/Ethnicity

Decatur Arrests by Age Group

Most of the city arrests fall into 21-30 age group - 38.7%, the least crimes have committed people between 61-70 - 2.6%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to Black race, whilst the least arrests had Hispanic race.

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 40 felony charges and 531 non-violent crimes.

Decatur Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Decatur averaged 455 violent crimes. Of that total, 7 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 3 was for revised rape, another 15 was for legacy rape, 274 was for robbery, and 156 was for aggravated assault.

Decatur City Police Department

It is situated in Dekalb county, Georgia with a total number of 49 employees - 8 female, 30 male officers and 11 civilians. Decatur PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is GA0440100, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

Total Crime Rate in Decatur

YearCrime Rate
2007413.45
2008488.93
2009437.84
2010332.77
2011312.92
2012349.63
2013364.98
2014322.61
2015358.74
2016252.13
2017244.25
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