Waveland has a population of 6,426. During the past three years, Waveland saw 1,063 arrests. For 2017, the Waveland's arrest rate totaled 541.55 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 71.08% makes Waveland higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 0 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Waveland also totaled 348 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 31-40 age group - 33.5%, the least crimes have committed people between 71-80 - 0.2%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to White race, whilst the least arrests had American Indian race.
Overall, Waveland had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Waveland averaged 0 violent crimes and 348 non-violent crimes.
The city of Waveland experienced 79 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 7 was for legacy rape and 1 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 13, and the aggravated assault total was 58.
It is situated in Hancock county, Mississippi with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Waveland PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MS0230300, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.