Browse the weekly map of crimes as reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office or search the database of all crime reports. You can search by date range, or by entering all or any part of an emergency response area, address or type of crime.
We have limited the number of crime reports to those that most often affect residents at home - such as assaults, burglaries, robberies and drug crimes.
Please note that due to mapping limitations and incoming incorrect data, some emergency response areas or addresses could be misplaced.
Last updated: March 25, 2015
Crimes reported March 17-24, 2015
You will find new information in the weekly crime _ for each crime the Richmond County Sheriff is reporting the outcome. They include arrest, pending investigation (pending), active investigation (active), declined to prosecute (DTP), warrants issued (WIF), and cleared by means other than arrest (exceptional clearance).
A total of 192 crimes tracked by The Augusta Chronicle were reported to the Richmond County Sheriff's Office during the past week
Violent crimes during the week included 77 assaults, only one of which was classified as an aggravated assault. The most assaults, 17, occurred on March 21. Other violent crime included five robberies and one kidnapping.
Property crimes included 28 burglaries during the week. District 6 had the most break-ins with 13. The most burglaries on a single day, seven, occurred on March 23. Other property crimes included one fire classified as arson that occurred on March 23 at 1643 Melton Road.
The districts with the most crime reports were District 6 with 40, District 1 with 32, and District 2 with 27.
There are nine different districts in the city and the towns of Hephzibah and Blythe.