Table 10

MISSISSIPPI
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2008
[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 Counties County Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson1
Metropolitan Counties DeSoto 30 1 4 8 17 736 91 541 104 3
Forrest 10 0 1 1 8 71 39 27 5 0
Harrison 44 7 10 19 8 1,700 396 1,128 176 7
Jackson 122 2 26 12 82 1,819 478 1,121 220 0
Lamar 68 2 20 15 31 690 229 412 49 4
Madison 40 4 7 6 23 410 119 250 41 2
Marshall 75 0 2 13 60 603 230 315 58
Rankin 40 0 3 5 32 784 216 538 30 4
Tate 11 0 1 1 9 295 109 136 50 0
Nonmetropolitan Counties Adams 51 1 3 3 44 575 149 378 48 6
Bolivar 2 1 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 1
Choctaw 11 0 3 0 8 86 34 45 7 0
Claiborne2 1 2 11 116 55 57 4 0
Coahoma 10 1 0 2 7 128 62 53 13 3
Greene 9 2 1 2 4 24 15 8 1 1
Grenada 15 0 2 2 11 164 74 73 17 0
Jefferson 38 0 1 1 36 50 17 33 0 2
Lauderdale 38 1 11 12 14 524 236 252 36 3
Leake 0 0 0 0 0 24 14 10 0 1
Lee 64 0 5 7 52 670 265 372 33 8
Leflore 104 1 6 7 90 505 234 261 10 2
Lincoln 16 1 0 0 15 340 88 225 27 0
Lowndes 75 3 20 10 42 476 151 296 29 7
Oktibbeha 61 3 2 5 51 184 82 92 10 2
Panola 46 1 1 2 42 498 243 231 24 0
Pearl River 37 0 15 8 14 705 283 365 57 5
Pike 23 2 1 3 17 469 189 246 34
Sunflower 160 2 16 75 67 101 82 12 7 0
Union 4 1 0 1 2 199 87 96 16 10
Warren 21 2 5 4 10 305 104 171 30 1
Washington 13 0 3 4 6 425 169 224 32 9
Winston 8 0 0 2 6 13 8 3 2 0

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