Table 10

MISSISSIPPI
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2005
[The data shown in this table do not reflect county totals but are the number of offenses reported by the sheriff's office or county police department.]

Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan County Violent crime Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter Forcible rape Robbery Aggravated assault Property crime Burglary Larceny-theft Motor vehicle theft Arson1
Metropolitan Counties Desoto 42 0 6 11 25 664 152 380 132 3
George2 22 0 1 0 21 223 81 124 18 3
Harrison 111 8 49 11 43 1,451 343 979 129 4
Hinds 55 1 12 17 25 748 260 378 110 1
Jackson 101 4 17 16 64 1,632 388 959 285 0
Lamar 40 1 15 7 17 678 261 388 29 1
Madison 60 2 5 10 43 434 112 293 29 2
Rankin 41 1 2 5 33 687 261 371 55 12
Stone 35 0 5 3 27 112 15 85 12 0
Tate 8 0 2 3 3 244 103 99 42 3
Nonmetropolitan Counties Adams 38 2 4 4 28 556 196 327 33 3
Chickasaw 23 1 0 5 17 59 35 24 0 1
Claiborne 19 4 1 1 13 108 67 39 2 2
Coahoma 12 0 1 2 9 154 76 54 24 0
Grenada 20 2 3 0 15 163 59 85 19 0
Issaquena 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Itawamba2 10 2 2 3 3 209 102 92 15 2
Jefferson 41 1 1 0 39 25 8 17 0 0
Lauderdale 26 1 4 11 10 497 244 218 35 2
Lee 91 0 12 15 64 731 312 378 41 28
Leflore 133 1 4 11 117 479 178 266 35 1
Lincoln 22 0 1 1 20 296 87 191 18 1
Lowndes 55 1 13 9 32 526 149 345 32 2
Marion 58 2 10 3 43 375 173 178 24 0
Oktibbeha 3 0 0 0 3 31 8 23 0 0
Panola 77 4 4 10 59 601 280 290 31 1
Pike 28 1 2 5 20 384 171 202 11  
Scott 49 1 14 5 29 341 138 173 30  
Sharkey 17 1 0 1 15 20 19 1 0 0
Tippah 28 1 0 5 22 34 27 2 5 0
Tishomingo 27 0 3 21 3 59 52 2 5 0
Union 11 1 0 3 7 193 109 72 12 3
Warren 9 0 3 0 6 366 143 198 25 0
Washington 18 1 7 4 6 433 158 238 37 6

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