The city of North Augusta, with a total population of 23,198, experienced 3,021 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 434.95 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 37.41% difference making North Augusta higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 59 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of North Augusta also handled 950 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Aiken and Jackson, North Augusta is a more dangerous place to live.
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When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to Black race, whilst the least arrests had Hispanic race.
The city of North Augusta experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, North Augusta totaled 59 violent crimes and 950 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, North Augusta experienced 557 violent crimes. Of those, 7 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 77 were for legacy rape, 248 were for robbery, and 225 were for aggravated assault.