It is located in Newton County, GA. It has a population of 14,122 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 624.56 per 10.000 people. There have been 882 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.000%. The majority of crimes committed in Covington are larceny/theft crimes - 675 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 21-30 age group - 36.3%, the least crimes have committed people between 81-90 - 0.1%.
The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 69 felony charges and 813 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Covington averaged 597 violent crimes. Of that total, 12 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 21 was for revised rape, another 46 was for legacy rape, 212 was for robbery, and 306 was for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Newton county, Georgia with a total number of 66 employees - 4 female, 51 male officers and 11 civilians. Covington PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is GA1070100, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.