Georgia State University: Crime & Safety

Georgia State University
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Georgia State University is a public school in Atlanta, Georgia with about 32,020 students and 4,050 employees.

Our Safety Report for this school is based on the US Department of Education 2012 public data sets for various categories of violent and non-violent crimes committed both on-campus and off-campus over the last three years.

Safety Evaluation

Based on our analysis of the government data, Georgia State University is a relatively unsafe place to stay. American School Search gives this school grade "C-" on safety.

From our perception of the data, there are some problems with forcible sex offenses.

Campus Safety: Georgia State University and Nearby Schools

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Criminal Offenses at Georgia State University in 2009 - 2011

Alleged criminal offenses reported to campus security authorities and/or local police
Does not necessarily reflect prosecutions or convictions for crime


Type of Crime or Arrest
On-campus
Off-campus
Crime Chance*

Murder
0
0
0.0%

Neglient Manslaughter
0
0
0.0%

Forcible Sex Offense
9
0
0.2%

Nonforcible Sex Offense
0
0
0.0%

Robbery
13
10
0.2%

Aggravated Assault
6
4
0.1%

Burglary
26
5
0.3%

Motor Vehicle Theft
9
0
0.2%

Arson
0
0
0.0%

Illegal Weapons Possession
4
3
0.1%

Drug Law Violation
0
0
0.0%

Liquor Law Violation
102
6
0.5%

* Crime Chance is American School Search's subjective and approximate estimate for a student's chance of experiencing this crime during their study at Georgia State University based on the present enrollment, past crime history, current crime trend, and an assumption that the school reports accurate numbers to the government.

Safety Grade is American School Search's subjective evaluation of Georgia State University campus safety based on the same criteria and assumption.

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