Lamar County, MS Arrest Records

Lamar County, MS is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.58 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Jackson, Hinds , Harrison, Lauderdale, Oktibbeha counties in Mississippi.
Lamar County, MS property crime rate is 11.36 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 415 larceny theft related arrests in 2016.

Lamar County, MS Crime Rate

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 415
Burglary 270
Aggravated assault 79
Robbery 9
Legacy rape 7

How Lamar stands up against other counties

Lamar vs. Jones

You’ll be in more safety in Lamar compared to Jones county that had 3.52% higher crime rate compared to Lamar county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.2969 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.2067 in Jones county.
Burglary rates of 4.4325 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.3419 in Jones county.

Lamar vs. Oktibbeha

You’ll be in more risk in Lamar compared to Oktibbeha county that had 34.07% lower crime rate compared to Lamar county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.2969 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5217 in Oktibbeha county.
Burglary rates of 4.4325 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 4.2141 in Oktibbeha county.

Names with the most arrests in Lamar

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Lamar, Mississippi, the most crimes, that's 37.26% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

Names in Lamar County