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Crime rate in Clarksdale, Mississippi (MS): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map

 

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Crime rate legend:
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 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in Clarksdale by Year

Type

2001

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
5
(24.1)
5
(26.8)
5
(27.7)
4
(22.5)
3
(17.2)
8
(44.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
17
(82.0)
11
(59.0)
14
(77.7)
18
(101.5)
10
(57.2)
4
(22.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
95
(458.0)
29
(155.5)
56
(310.6)
57
(321.3)
28
(160.1)
40
(221.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
69
(332.7)
32
(171.6)
64
(355.0)
50
(281.8)
63
(360.3)
98
(543.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
519
(2,502.2)
653
(3,501.3)
495
(2,745.6)
621
(3,500.4)
681
(3,895.0)
619
(3,433.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
577
(2,781.8)
200
(1,072.4)
432
(2,396.1)
334
(1,882.6)
415
(2,373.6)
503
(2,789.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
131
(631.6)
67
(359.2)
71
(393.8)
41
(231.1)
56
(320.3)
67
(371.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
9
(43.4)
13
(69.7)
9
(49.9)
9
(50.7)
5
(28.6)
20
(110.9)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 289.9)632.6481.7581.0597.0573.4641.0
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.



According to our research of Mississippi and other state lists there were 43 registered sex offenders living in Clarksdale, Mississippi as of December 21, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Clarksdale to the number of sex offenders is 410 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


See how dangerous Clarksdale, MS is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Clarksdale:

641.0
Shelby:

163.9
Helena:

424.8
Helena-West Helena:

729.0
West Helena:

725.3
Drew:

503.7
Violent crime rate in 2011
Clarksdale:

477.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Clarksdale:

339.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Clarksdale:

433.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Clarksdale:

450.2
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Clarksdale:

266.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2001
Clarksdale:

507.8
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2011
Clarksdale:

852.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Clarksdale:

913.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Clarksdale:

800.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Clarksdale:

703.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Clarksdale:

780.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2001
Clarksdale:

709.5
U.S. Average:

337.2



Latest news about crime in Clarksdale, MS collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Murders per 100,000 population

Rapes per 100,000 population

Robberies per 100,000 population

Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

Arson per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 45 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Mississippi average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 36 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
Mississippi average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 39 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Mississippi average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 42 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Mississippi average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 50 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Mississippi average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 50 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Mississippi average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 46 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Mississippi average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 45 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Mississippi average:

2.19


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Clarksdale

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2001

Crimes by type - 2011

Crimes by type - 2010

Crimes by type - 2009

Crimes by type - 2008

Crimes by type - 2007

Crimes by type - 2001


Zip codes: 38645.


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