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


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Crime rates in Moss Point by year

Type

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2010

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(12.9)
4
(25.9)
5
(32.4)
5
(33.2)
2
(13.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
14
(90.2)
13
(84.2)
12
(77.9)
12
(79.6)
12
(83.0)
16
(116.0)
12
(87.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
61
(392.9)
27
(174.8)
38
(246.5)
48
(318.5)
39
(269.6)
31
(224.8)
29
(210.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
66
(425.1)
31
(200.8)
29
(188.1)
40
(265.4)
24
(165.9)
71
(514.9)
63
(458.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
601
(3,870.7)
361
(2,337.8)
465
(3,016.7)
491
(3,258.1)
429
(2,966.0)
411
(2,980.9)
314
(2,282.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
495
(3,188.0)
467
(3,024.2)
577
(3,743.4)
624
(4,140.7)
472
(3,263.3)
311
(2,255.6)
368
(2,675.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
101
(650.5)
81
(524.5)
122
(791.5)
235
(1,559.4)
135
(933.4)
70
(507.7)
54
(392.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A5
(32.4)
7
(45.4)
3
(19.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.5)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.8)765.1548.3675.2811.8632.4613.9532.5

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 90 registered sex offenders living in Moss Point, Mississippi as of December 07, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Moss Point to the number of sex offenders is 152 to 1.


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

532.5
Pascagoula:

508.0
Gautier:

347.0
Ocean Springs:

216.3
Bayou La Batre:

911.0
D'Iberville:

405.6
Dauphin Island:

246.3
Biloxi:

394.7
Gulfport:

268.4
Violent crime rate in 2012
Moss Point:

429.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2010
Moss Point:

494.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2007
Moss Point:

334.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Moss Point:

446.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Moss Point:

366.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Moss Point:

329.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Moss Point:

534.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Moss Point:

661.1
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2010
Moss Point:

799.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2007
Moss Point:

912.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Moss Point:

1,112.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Moss Point:

926.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Moss Point:

710.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Moss Point:

1,050.1
U.S. Average:

334.1

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 index

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 36 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.53
Mississippi average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 46 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Mississippi average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 42 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Mississippi average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 36 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Mississippi average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 35 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Mississippi average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 40 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Mississippi average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 28 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Mississippi average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 31 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.52
Mississippi average:

2.15


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Moss Point

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

2012 2010 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

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Zip codes: 39563, 39567.