Yazoo City has a population of 11,347. During the past three years, Yazoo City saw 1,430 arrests. For 2012, the Yazoo City's arrest rate totaled 521.72 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 41.4% makes Yazoo City higher than the national average of 368.98 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 78 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Yazoo City also totaled 514 arrests for property crimes during 2012.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 21-30 age group - 43.1%, the least crimes have committed people between 71-80 - 0.3%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to Black race, whilst the least arrests had Hispanic race.
Overall, Yazoo City had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2012, Yazoo City averaged 78 violent crimes and 514 non-violent crimes.
The city of Yazoo City experienced 214 violent crimes during 2009-2012. Of that total, 4 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 25 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 64, and the aggravated assault total was 121.
It is situated in Yazoo county, Mississippi with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Yazoo City PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MS0820100, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.