Table 80

MISSISSIPPI
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
by State by Metropolitan and Nonmetropolitan Counties, 2009
Metropolitan/Nonmetropolitan Counties County Total law enforcement employees Total officers Total civilians
Metropolitan Counties Copiah 42 23 19
DeSoto 240 115 125
Forrest 118 83 35
George 20 16 4
Hancock 56 50 6
Harrison 365 104 261
Hinds 502 114 388
Lamar 73 38 35
Madison 116 54 62
Marshall 54 26 28
Perry 14 6 8
Rankin 186 80 106
Simpson 39 17 22
Stone 22 20 2
Tate 31 23 8
Tunica 150 70 80
Nonmetropolitan Counties Adams 64 38 26
Amite 13 6 7
Attala 13 8 5
Benton 15 5 10
Bolivar 113 18 95
Calhoun 6 5 1
Carroll 10 9 1
Chickasaw 15 14 1
Choctaw 12 6 6
Claiborne 24 11 13
Clay 31 10 21
Coahoma 25 22 3
Covington 14 10 4
Franklin 6 3 3
Greene 16 8 8
Grenada 14 12 2
Holmes 11 11 0
Humphreys 15 7 8
Itawamba 11 10 1
Jefferson Davis 9 9 0
Jones 37 32 5
Kemper 12 6 6
Lafayette 33 30 3
Lauderdale 121 55 66
Lawrence 24 12 12
Leake 16 14 2
Lee 126 45 81
Leflore 33 22 11
Lincoln 43 20 23
Lowndes 109 42 67
Marion 20 14 6
Monroe 55 23 32
Montgomery 9 7 2
Neshoba 17 17 0
Newton 19 10 9
Noxubee 11 5 6
Oktibbeha 29 26 3
Panola 73 28 45
Pearl River 99 41 58
Pike 56 29 27
Pontotoc 34 18 16
Prentiss 32 13 19
Sharkey 11 6 5
Smith 15 10 5
Sunflower 13 12 1
Tallahatchie 27 12 15
Tippah 13 9 4
Tishomingo 26 12 14
Union 34 17 17
Walthall 18 10 8
Warren 58 40 18
Washington 64 37 27
Wayne 22 10 12
Webster 7 5 2
Winston 11 10 1
Yazoo 17 15 2

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