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


City-Data.com crime index in Long Beach, MS compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Long Beach, MS

The 2016 crime rate in Long Beach, MS is 122 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.2 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 48.6% U.S. cities. The 2016 Long Beach crime rate rose by 3% compared to 2015. In the last 5 years Long Beach has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Long Beach, MS is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Long Beach:

122.0
Pass Christian:

275.9
Gulfport:

349.9
Bay St. Louis:

363.3
Waveland:

251.0
Biloxi:

438.0
D'Iberville:

290.3
Ocean Springs:

170.7
Gautier:

240.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Long Beach by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.7)
1
(8.4)
3
(25.1)
1
(6.6)
2
(12.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(17.4)
6
(39.0)
3
(17.1)
3
(25.3)
1
(8.4)
1
(6.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(19.3)
3
(19.2)
3
(19.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(17.4)
8
(52.0)
5
(28.5)
2
(16.8)
8
(67.0)
3
(19.8)
12
(77.6)
9
(57.8)
10
(64.1)
8
(50.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
28
(162.6)
72
(468.4)
43
(245.3)
52
(437.7)
71
(594.8)
69
(455.7)
45
(290.9)
57
(366.1)
50
(320.3)
62
(394.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
271
(1,574)
287
(1,867)
209
(1,192)
241
(2,029)
217
(1,818)
246
(1,625)
254
(1,642)
261
(1,676)
272
(1,742)
290
(1,846)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(92.9)
19
(123.6)
20
(114.1)
11
(92.6)
14
(117.3)
10
(66.0)
17
(109.9)
3
(19.3)
6
(38.4)
9
(57.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.8)
3
(19.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index102.1139.589.4136.9159.8113.4120.7124.4118.9122.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 20 registered sex offenders living in Long Beach, Mississippi as of June 16, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Long Beach is 791 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2016
Long Beach:

35.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Long Beach:

48.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Long Beach:

51.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Long Beach:

51.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Long Beach:

19.8
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2010
Long Beach:

62.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Long Beach:

29.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Long Beach:

28.5
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Long Beach:

45.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Long Beach:

29.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Long Beach:

34.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Long Beach:

48.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Long Beach:

69.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Long Beach:

53.3
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2016
Long Beach:

179.8
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Long Beach:

157.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Long Beach:

159.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Long Beach:

156.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Long Beach:

182.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2010
Long Beach:

227.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Long Beach:

202.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Long Beach:

125.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Long Beach:

205.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Long Beach:

125.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Long Beach:

149.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Long Beach:

130.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Long Beach:

227.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Long Beach:

258.0
U.S. Average:

336.9
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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 46 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
Mississippi average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 51 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Mississippi average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 50 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
Mississippi average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 51 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.42
Mississippi average:

2.14

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 50 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
Mississippi average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 47 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.86
Mississippi average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 48 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Mississippi average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 45 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Mississippi average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 50 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.96
Mississippi average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 50 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Mississippi average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 45 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.73
Mississippi average:

2.19

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Long Beach, MS
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 39560.