George County had 272 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2014 the arrest rate was 312.85 per 100.000 population which is by 59.59% lower than the National average of 774.16 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2014 arrests 12 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Hinds and county Tishomingo it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in George is larceny/theft - 31 arrests followed by burglary - 28 and aggravated assault - 7 arrests.
Violent crime in George County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 93.99 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 45.29% lower.