West Point has a population of 10,817. During the past three years, West Point saw 1,020 arrests. For 2017, the West Point's arrest rate totaled 300.45 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 5.08% makes West Point lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 49 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of West Point also totaled 276 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, West Point had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, West Point averaged 49 violent crimes and 276 non-violent crimes.
The city of West Point experienced 501 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 11 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 42 was for legacy rape and 12 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 130, and the aggravated assault total was 306.
It is situated in Clay county, Mississippi with a total number of 28 employees - 2 female, 22 male officers and 4 civilians. West Point PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MS0130100, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.