Reported Annual Crime In Bay St. Louis

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBay St. Louis/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,074 (estimate)3,1092,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBay St. Louis/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.74.9
Rapen/an/an/a40.238.6
Robberyn/an/an/a76.7101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a150.3237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)184 (estimate)276373
Burglaryn/an/an/a828.8491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,863.01,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a141.8220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,890 (estimate)2,8342,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bay St. Louis is 27% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.68 daily crimes that occur in Bay St. Louis.
  • Bay St. Louis is safer than 55% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Bay St. Louis you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Bay St. Louis has decreased by 23%.

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Daily Crime In Bay St. Louis (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bay St. Louis

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bay St. Louis is 1 in 544
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bay St. Louis is 1 in 53
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bay St. Louis is 1 in 49

Year Over Year Crime In Bay St. Louis (per 100,000 people)

Bay St. Louis police department

ItemBay St. LouisMississippiNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)294,806556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.13.83.3
There are a total of 29 Bay St. Louis police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.2% less than the Mississippi average and 5.8% less 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
Lyman, MS2,18758593651
Kiln, MS1,70961631693
Diamondhead, MS8,2751071,0951,202
Henderson Point, MS981121,1451,256
Pearlington, MS1,5041141,1681,282
Bay St. Louis, MS10,3131841,8902,074

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Galion, OH10,3142583,9924,250
Lancaster, NY10,3145002,1122,612
Broomall, PA10,312136783919
Maynard, MA10,314322558880
West Perrine, FL10,3175653,4394,004
Bay St. Louis, MS10,3131841,8902,074
Source: The Bay St. Louis, 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.