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Total crime 4%
Violent crime 24%
Property crime 9%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAberdeen/100k peopleMississippi/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,434 (estimate)2,3932,346
Murdern/an/an/a10.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a38.738.4
Robberyn/an/an/a47.873.9
Assaultn/an/an/a194.0279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)296 (estimate)291388
Burglaryn/an/an/a488.3314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,408.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a205.0246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,138 (estimate)2,1021,958

Key findings

  • Aberdeen crime rates are 4% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Aberdeen are 24% lower than the national average
  • In Aberdeen you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Aberdeen is safer than 34% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Aberdeen has decreased by 10%

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      Daily Crime In Aberdeen (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Aberdeen

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Aberdeen is 1 in 338
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Aberdeen is 1 in 47
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Aberdeen is 1 in 42

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

      Aberdeen police department

      ItemAberdeenMississippiNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)234,806558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.83.3

      Sex offenders in Mississippi

      StateTotal offendersMississippi /100KNational /100K
      Mississippi11,060380266
      There are a total of 11,060 sex offenders in Mississippi. This yields a total of 380 sex offenders in Mississippi per 100,000 residents which is 43% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Caledonia, MS1,50173525598
      Okolona, MS2,6491591,1471,305
      New Hamilton, MS5232091,5091,718
      Hamilton, MS4052641,9042,168
      Hatley, MS5183322,3962,728
      Amory, MS7,1101044,3474,451
      Aberdeen, MS5,4272962,1382,434

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Carmel, TN5,4251899841,173
      Wappingers Falls, NY5,4293631,4051,768
      Highland, NY5,4293431,3281,670
      Fellsmere, FL5,4241399031,042
      Salida, CO5,4301623,5583,720
      Aberdeen, MS5,4272962,1382,434
      Source: The Aberdeen, MS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.