Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Georgia

Georgia has a population of 10,297,484. In the year 2020, 40 people were killed by police in Georgia, that number decreased 14.89% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #27 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #25 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Blacks which represent 31.03 percent of the population followed by Hispanics at 9.4%. You are 4.43 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Georgia.

Georgia

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 54
  • 36
  • 18
  • 0
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 10,297,484
Black Population 3,195,363
Black Population % 31.03%
White Population 5,476,441
White Population % 53.18%
Hispanic Population 968,463
Hispanic Population % 9.4%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 265
Blacks killed by police 99
Whites killed by police 113
Hispanics killed by police 13
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 326.6 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 666.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 14.3%
Most dangerous city East Point