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.
Murder rates of 0.0427 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0212 in Warren county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.3892 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.6364 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.
Robbery rates of 0.0427 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1270 in Washington county.
Burglary rates of 2.7569 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.8632 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 31.67% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

Names in Hancock County