Poplarville has a population of 2,902. During the past three years, Poplarville saw 245 arrests. For 2015, the Poplarville's arrest rate totaled 230.88 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 30.12% makes Poplarville lower than the national average of 330.38 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 4 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Poplarville also totaled 63 arrests for property crimes during 2015.
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Overall, Poplarville had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2015, Poplarville averaged 4 violent crimes and 63 non-violent crimes.
The city of Poplarville experienced 51 violent crimes during 2007-2015. Of that total, 2 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 10, and the aggravated assault total was 39.
It is situated in Pearl River county, Mississippi with a total number of 10 employees - 1 female, 9 male officers and 0 civilians. Poplarville PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MS0550200, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.