Mississippi
Crime



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Crime Rates for Mississippi

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Mississippi Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8,526

81,581

90,107

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.86

27.34

30.20

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mississippi 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 350

in Mississippi

Mississippi VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,984,100
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 245 1,091 2,071 5,119
Rate per 1,000 0.08 0.37 0.69 1.72

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mississippi 27.34

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 37

in Mississippi

Mississippi Property CRIMES

Population: 2,984,100
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 24,710 52,240 4,631
Rate per 1,000 8.28 17.51 1.55

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mississippi 21