Ridgeland MS Crime Rate 1999-2017

Interactive chart of the Ridgeland, Mississippi violent crime rate and statistics by year from 1999 to 2017. In the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program, violent crime statistics are composed of four offenses: murder/homicide and nonnegligent manslaughter, rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. Violent crimes are defined in the UCR Program as those offenses which involve force or threat of force.
  • The Ridgeland MS crime rate for 2017 was 240.32 per 100,000 population, a 29.33% decline from 2016.
  • The Ridgeland MS crime rate for 2016 was 340.08 per 100,000 population, a 44.73% increase from 2015.
  • The Ridgeland MS crime rate for 2015 was 234.98 per 100,000 population, a 15.19% increase from 2014.
  • The Ridgeland MS crime rate for 2014 was 203.99 per 100,000 population, a 24.02% increase from 2013.
Data Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation - Crime in the U.S.

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Other Cities in MS
City Name Population Rate
Greenwood 14,146 593.81
Brookhaven 12,334 543.21
Meridian 38,778 500.28
West Point 10,817 452.99
Laurel 18,790 447.05
Gulfport 72,792 410.76
Batesville 7,380 406.50
Biloxi 46,263 384.76
Gautier 18,451 346.86
Pascagoula 21,928 328.35
Hattiesburg 47,116 275.91
Ridgeland 24,551 240.32
Ocean Springs 17,698 180.81
Starkville 25,852 158.60
Byram 11,549 155.86
Oxford 24,071 149.56
Southaven 53,928 139.07
Flowood 9,032 132.86
Horn Lake 27,199 117.65
Brandon 24,125 111.92
Pass Christian 5,902 84.72
Madison 26,339 41.76
Wiggins 4,567 0.00
Summit 1,642 0.00
Vicksburg 22,772 0.00
Waveland 6,426 0.00
Ackerman 1,458 0.00
Petal 10,743 0.00
McComb 12,812 0.00
Jackson 168,397 0.00
Iuka 2,983 0.00
Holly Springs 7,682 0.00
Fulton 4,085 0.00
Florence 4,438 0.00
Edwards 1,001 0.00
Clinton 25,202 0.00
Historical Violent Crime Rate per 100,000 Population
Year Ridgeland MS US
2017 240.32 256.25 394.86
2016 340.08 281.74 397.52
2015 234.98 273.97 373.74
2014 203.99 278.31 361.55
2013 164.48 277.49 369.13
2012 154.84 260.14 387.75
2011 145.00 268.99 387.06
2010 155.63 269.32 404.50
2009 161.71 286.28 431.88
2008 175.56 304.29 458.61
2007 202.76 291.29 471.77
2006 259.94 311.83 479.34
2005 151.99 279.56 469.04
2004 162.07 295.37 463.16
2003 192.67 323.88 475.84
2002 0.00 343.88 494.38
2001 0.00 349.89 504.52
2000 0.00 360.92 506.53
1999 0.00 349.31 522.95