Hancock County, MS Arrest Records

Hancock County, MS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.90 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Jones, Jackson, Lamar, Hinds , Harrison counties in Mississippi.
Hancock County, MS property crime rate is 12.61 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 396 larceny theft related arrests in 2016.

Hancock County, MS Crime Rate

5 Crimes In Hancock County, MS in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 396
Burglary 129
Motor vehicle theft 65
Aggravated assault 38
Murder 2

How Hancock stands up against other counties

Hancock vs. Warren

You’ll be in more risk in Hancock compared to Warren county that had 56.02% lower crime rate compared to Hancock county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.8121 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2121 in Warren county.
Larceny rates of 8.4632 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.8608 in Warren county.

Hancock vs. Washington

You’ll be in more risk in Hancock compared to Washington county that had 46.23% lower crime rate compared to Hancock county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0427 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Washington county.
Larceny rates of 8.4632 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 4.7215 in Washington county.

Names with the most arrests in Hancock

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Hancock, Mississippi, the most crimes, that's 31.75% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Hancock, MS

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  • Arrest Date: 06-30-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Mississippi
  • Address: PICAYUNE , MS
  • State: Mississippi
  • Total Bond: 25000
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-30 04:05:00
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  • Summary: Hancock County Law Enforcement arrested 41-year-old Frank Sheroy Williams on June 30, 2020. The charge against Williams is CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE: ILLEGAL FELONY POSSESSION OF C/S. He weighs 160 lbs with black hair and brown eyes;  Williams and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Hancock County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-22-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 53
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 205 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Mississippi
  • Address: BAY ST LOUIS, MS
  • State: Mississippi
  • Total Bond: 1000
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-29 22:04:00
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  • Summary: On June 22, 2020, William Randall Watkins, 53, was arrested by police near Hancock, Mississippi and charged with CONTEMPT OF COURT - FAILURE TO APPEAR. He is 5' 9" tall, weighs 205 lbs and has brown eyes. CONTEMPT OF COURT - FAILURE TO APPEAR, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Watkins’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Hancock County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 06-30-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 140 lbs
  • Hair: Blonde
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Mississippi
  • Address: PERKINSTON, MS
  • State: Mississippi
  • Total Bond: 500
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-30 06:27:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Hancock, Mississippi arrested Gary R Vance on June 30, 2020. Vance is 39 years old, weighs 140 lbs with blonde hair and blue eyes. He was charged with DISORDERLY CONDUCT: FAILURE TO COMPLY W / COMMAND OF LAW ENFORCEMENT, PROBATION VIOLATION, HOLD FOR OTHER AGENCY.  All criminal suspects including Gary R Vance are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Hancock County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-30-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 54
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 2"
  • Weight: 120 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Mississippi
  • Address: WAVELAND, MS
  • State: Mississippi
  • Total Bond: 150
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-30 09:44:00
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  • Summary: Tammie Patricia Thomas was arrested on June 30, 2020 in Hancock, Mississippi on charges of CONTEMPT OF COURT - FAILURE TO APPEAR, BENCH WARRANT. She is 54 years old, 5' 2" tall, with black hair, brown eyes and weighs 120 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Thomas is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Hancock County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-29-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 155 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Mississippi
  • Address: PASS CHRISTAIN , MS
  • State: Mississippi
  • Total Bond: 25000
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-29 23:45:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on June 29, 2020 was 38-year-old Jeffrey Allen Stanley who is 5' 5" tall, weighs 155 lbs and has brown eyes. Hancock County Law Enforcement is charging Stanley with WEAPON: POSSESSION OF BY FELON, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Hancock, Mississippi found here may provide more information about this incident: Hancock County Law Enforcement.