The city of Gulfport, with a total population of 72,792, experienced 11,910 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 544.15 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 71.9% difference making Gulfport higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 299 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Gulfport also handled 3,662 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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The city of Gulfport experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Gulfport totaled 299 violent crimes and 3,662 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Gulfport experienced 1,876 violent crimes. Of those, 63 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 196 were for legacy rape, 852 were for robbery, and 765 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Harrison county, Mississippi with a total number of 191 employees - 11 female, 127 male officers and 53 civilians. Gulfport PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MS0240200, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.