Reported Annual Crime In Carthage

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCarthage/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,196 (estimate)3,0492,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCarthage/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a42.740.4
Robberyn/an/an/a80.2102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a149.6248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)202 (estimate)281386
Burglaryn/an/an/a781.4468.9
Theftn/an/an/a1,842.11,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a144.7236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,994 (estimate)2,7682,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Sebastopol, MS3171971,9442,141
Lena, MS1942682,6452,912
Redwater, MS6643093,0593,369
Standing Pine, MS5103843,8014,185
Walnut Grove, MS7494144,0974,511
Carthage, MS4,9382021,9942,196

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Carthage is 23% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.02 daily crimes that occur in Carthage.
  • Carthage is safer than 51% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Carthage you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Carthage has increased by 34%.

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Daily Crime In Carthage (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Carthage

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Carthage is 1 in 496
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Carthage is 1 in 51
The chance of being a victim of crime in Carthage is 1 in 46

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

Carthage police department

ItemCarthageMississippiNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)194,806558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.83.83.3
There are a total of 19 Carthage police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 0.9% less than the Mississippi average and 16% 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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Flora, IL4,940811,7081,789
Stone Park, IL4,9363841,8052,190
Hockinson, WA4,9362222,5652,786
Palos Park, IL4,93441654695
Eagar, AZ4,9431231,0491,172
Carthage, MS4,9382021,9942,196
Source: The Carthage, MS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.