Reported Annual Crime In Amory

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmory/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime259n/a (estimate)3,6683,1092,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmory/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.08.74.9
Rape1n/a14.240.238.6
Robbery1n/a14.276.7101.9
Assault2n/a28.3150.3237.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)57276373
Burglary63n/a892.2828.8491.4
Theft191n/a2,705.01,863.01,775.4
Vehicle theft1n/a14.2141.8220.2
Property crime255n/a (estimate)3,6112,8342,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Amory, MS for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Amory, MS is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Amory, MS crime rates are 18% higher than in comparison to the Mississippi mean and are 28% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Amory, MS has a rate that is 79% lower than the Mississippi average; compared to the United States, it is 85% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Amory, MS is 27% higher than its state's mean, and 45% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Amory is 28% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.05 daily crimes that occur in Amory.
  • Amory is safer than 45% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Amory you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Amory has decreased by 8%.

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Daily Crime In Amory (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Amory, MS for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Mississippi as well as those across America as a whole. The Amory, MS total amount of daily offenses is 1.18 times more than the Mississippi average and 1.28 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Amory, MS is 4.87 times less than the Mississippi average, and it is 6.58 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Amory, MS has a daily crime figure that is 1.27 times more than the Mississippi average and 1.45 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Amory (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Amory, MS in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Mississippi as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Amory, MS to other cities in the state and across the country, Amory, MS is 61% safer than other cities of Mississippi and 45% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Mississippi cities and all around the United States, Amory, MS has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Amory, MS crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Amory

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Amory is 1 in 1766
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Amory is 1 in 28
The chance of being a victim of crime in Amory is 1 in 28
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Amory, MS? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Amory, MS you have a 1 in 1766 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Amory, MS.

Year Over Year Crime In Amory (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Amory, MS is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Amory, MS has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 42% in Amory, MS, while property crimes in Amory, MS have decreased by 7%. Crimes in total for Amory, MS have decreased by 8% year over year.

Amory police department

ItemAmoryMississippiNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)264,806556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.63.83.3
There are a total of 26 Amory police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 5.9% less than the Mississippi average and 9.6% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Mississippi

StateTotal offendersMississippi /100KNational /100K
Mississippi8,337286222
There are a total of 8,337 sex offenders in Mississippi. This yields a total of 286 sex offenders in Mississippi per 100,000 residents which is 29% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Nettleton, MS1,6341071,0941,200
Shannon, MS1,8311221,2531,375
Verona, MS3,0521731,7741,947
Hatley, MS4092762,8353,111
Aberdeen, MS5,4922923,0003,292
Amory, MS7,197573,6113,668

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Park City, KS7,1943022,1042,406
Monahans, TX7,2042182,9873,205
Village St. George, LA7,1902351,4601,695
Inverness, FL7,2055183,1543,672
Hitchcock, TX7,2061982,0382,236
Amory, MS7,197573,6113,668
Source: The Amory, MS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.