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Hancock County, MS Arrest Records

What are Hancock County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Hancock had 1,849 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,310.08 per 100,000 residents. This is 77.27% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 32 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hancock also processed 581 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Desoto and Harrison, Hancock is a more dangerous place to live.

  • 1,849 Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,310.08 Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 32 Violent crime arrests

Hancock County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Hancock is larceny/theft totaling 408, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.

  • 408 Larceny/Theft
  • 115 Burglary
  • 58 Motor Vehicle Theft

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hancock County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Hancock tallied 32 violent crimes and 581 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Hancock is higher by 77.27% than the national average.

Hancock County Crime Rate from 2013-2017

Hancock County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

The majority of arrests made in Hancock are between the ages of 31-40. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 81-90.

Hancock County Crime Rate by Age Groups

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