Table 8

MISSISSIPPI
Offenses Known to Law Enforcement
by State by City, 2009
City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Aberdeen 6,054 29 0 1 13 15 194 65 126 3 0
Amory 7,226 13 0 0 4 9 354 78 267 9 2
Batesville1 7,928 24 0 7 10 7 391 12 0
Bay St. Louis 7,774 14 1 3 6 4 416 84 317 15 0
Belzoni 2,407 10 1 2 2 5 23 4 19 0 0
Biloxi 45,160 252 5 3 127 117 2,583 1,020 1,427 136 1
Booneville 8,763 7 0 0 3 4 247 77 170 0 0
Brandon 22,716 12 1 5 3 3 201 69 123 9 0
Brookhaven 13,334 19 0 1 12 6 254 69 170 15 0
Byhalia 1,313 4 0 0 0 4 39 14 19 6 0
Canton 12,476 85 0 9 27 49 517 317 187 13 0
Carthage 4,836 5 0 1 1 3 94 59 31 4 0
Charleston 1,850 72 1 1 45 25 75 31 44 0 1
Clarksdale 17,741 129 4 18 57 50 996 621 334 41 9
Cleveland 12,057 50 1 5 19 25 898 150 731 17 3
Collins 2,774 10 0 1 5 4 141 26 106 9 0
Columbus 23,577 81 1 9 37 34 1,164 276 836 52 4
Crystal Springs 5,959 17 0 1 2 14 183 88 85 10 1
D'Iberville 7,934 34 0 9 12 13 688 102 570 16 2
Drew 2,146 17 0 5 4 8 65 43 19 3 16
Edwards 1,286 4 0 2 0 2 5 3 2 0 0
Eupora 2,201 7 0 1 0 6 51 25 24 2 1
Florence2 3,612 1 0 0 0 1 50 13 34 3 0
Flowood 7,182 38 0 4 3 31 499 114 365 20 0
Fulton 4,093 6 0 0 2 4 66 28 35 3 0
Gautier 16,248 60 0 7 13 40 721 214 467 40 3
Gloster 1,021 1 0 1 0 0 5 5 0 0 0
Greenville 35,187 65 8 7 45 5 2,036 896 1,045 95 75
Greenwood 15,842 124 2 17 32 73 988 409 553 26 0
Grenada 14,647 93 3 0 22 68 640 212 408 20 0
Gulfport 69,926 149 4 18 91 36 3,687 990 2,547 150 16
Hattiesburg 52,716 136 5 19 66 46 2,408 460 1,857 91 4
Heidelberg 809 0 0 0 0 0 30 7 22 1 0
Hernando 12,913 12 0 2 1 9 314 79 223 12 1
Holly Springs 7,997 110 1 1 20 88 360 159 177 24 0
Horn Lake 25,238 34 1 0 17 16 737 143 555 39 1
Itta Bena 1,844 1 0 0 0 1 137 78 54 5 0
Iuka 2,926 5 0 0 2 3 83 34 46 3 0
Jackson 172,799 1,515 37 124 958 396 13,182 4,569 6,994 1,619 113
Kosciusko 7,371 18 0 1 3 14 173 80 92 1 0
Laurel 18,741 134 3 13 82 36 1,011 310 670 31 6
Leakesville 1,025 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Leland 4,720 18 0 0 3 15 128 48 78 2 0
Long Beach 11,879 6 0 1 3 2 304 52 241 11 0
Louisville 6,561 13 0 2 6 5 63 53 10 0 0
Lucedale 3,152 17 0 0 5 12 84 17 63 4 0
Macon 2,718 22 0 0 2 20 90 17 73 0 0
Madison 18,040 13 0 2 1 10 273 13 253 7 0
Magnolia 2,090 5 0 0 1 4 33 20 12 1 0
McComb 13,726 64 2 1 43 18 793 201 547 45 0
Meridian 38,054 250 3 40 107 100 2,269 1,038 1,104 127 20
Morton 3,432 9 0 0 4 5 31 5 17 9 2
Natchez 16,209 47 2 10 21 14 611 218 370 23 1
New Albany 8,234 6 0 1 2 3 108 24 78 6 1
Ocean Springs 17,140 21 1 1 8 11 639 239 366 34 1
Olive Branch 33,284 90 1 17 29 43 1,046 226 743 77 5
Oxford 17,719 12 0 3 4 5 385 83 286 16 0
Pascagoula 23,346 74 1 6 45 22 1,429 297 1,033 99 4
Pass Christian 3,864 5 0 0 2 3 147 36 105 6 0
Pearl 24,592 70 1 7 7 55 771 275 448 48 1
Petal 10,659 9 2 0 2 5 71 44 24 3 1
Philadelphia 8,046 51 0 5 14 32 329 116 204 9 0
Picayune 11,937 47 0 9 18 20 380 138 228 14 4
Poplarville 3,054 13 0 0 6 7 54 26 27 1 0
Port Gibson 1,650 2 0 0 1 1 9 0 9 0 0
Purvis 2,706 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Ridgeland 21,644 35 0 2 15 18 728 57 644 27 0
Ripley 5,664 9 0 1 2 6 95 30 60 5 0
Roxie 556 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shaw 2,116 6 0 0 1 5 106 51 53 2 0
Southaven 46,093 84 1 8 40 35 2,184 338 1,739 107 2
Starkville 24,444 64 0 6 18 40 728 157 558 13 2
Summit 1,627 2 0 0 0 2 46 17 29 0 0
Tupelo 36,453 87 0 25 25 37 1,864 382 1,404 78 0
Vicksburg 24,827 187 3 26 49 109 1,870 480 1,294 96 10
Waveland 5,091 10 0 2 2 6 341 45 285 11 0
West Point 11,203 30 0 4 10 16 269 62 206 1 0
Winona 4,434 9 0 0 3 6 27 10 13 4 0
Yazoo City 11,346 62 1 6 25 30 460 238 191 31 0

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