Ridgeland has a population of 24,551. During the past three years, Ridgeland saw 2,315 arrests. For 2017, the Ridgeland's arrest rate totaled 281.86 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 10.96% makes Ridgeland lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 59 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Ridgeland also totaled 633 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Ridgeland had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Ridgeland averaged 59 violent crimes and 633 non-violent crimes.
The city of Ridgeland experienced 513 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 12 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 16 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 204, and the aggravated assault total was 281.
It is situated in Madison county, Mississippi with a total number of 86 employees - 4 female, 62 male officers and 20 civilians. Ridgeland PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MS0450200, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.