Byhalia, MS Arrest Records

Byhalia, MS is among the most violent cities in the USA with 4.81 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 30th safest city in Mississippi among the 37 cities.
Byhalia, MS property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 51.32 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 55 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 27.91% compared to 2015.

Byhalia Crime Rate

Total arrests in Byhalia 2016 decreased by 7.89% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 10 to 6 while non-violent crime decreased by 3.03% from 66 to 64.

5 Crimes In Byhalia, MS in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 55
Burglary 6
Robbery 3
Motor vehicle theft 3
Aggravated assault 2

Other Cities in Mississippi with the Most Arrests

Among the 37 cities in state the most dangerous is Jackson with 1,451 violent crimes that’s 42.55% of total of 3,410. D'Iberville has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 45 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Vicksburg 68.08
Greenville 64.82
Biloxi 62.28
Hattiesburg 61.67
McComb 58.82

Safest Cities in Mississippi

Are you planning a move to Mississippi? Here are the safest cities in Mississippi with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Byhalia is 1 out of 252 down by 0.04% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Petal and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Madison.

City Arrests
Petal 7.82
Madison 8.12
Brandon 9.65
Ackerman 16.30
Hernando 23.49

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Byhalia decreased by 40% from 2015 and decreased by 45.45% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 11 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Byhalia was 2.53% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.481%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Byhalia decreased by 3.03% from 2015 and increased by 30.61% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 49 to 64. In 2016 property crime rate in Byhalia was 80.56% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.132%.

How Byhalia stands up against other cities

Byhalia vs. Ackerman

You’ll be in more risk in Byhalia compared to Ackerman that had 70.95% lower crime rate compared to Byhalia according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 2.4058 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Ackerman city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 2.4058 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Ackerman.

Byhalia vs. Edwards

You’ll be in more safety in Byhalia compared to Edwards that had 0.14% higher crime rate compared to Byhalia according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 2.4058 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Edwards city.
Larceny rates of 44.1059 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 20.7101 in Edwards.

Names with the most arrests in Byhalia

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 60% are people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Byhalia is 0.7% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 15.38 daily crimes that occur in Byhalia.
  • Byhalia is more violent than Ackerman.
  • In Byhalia you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Byhalia have decreased by 7.89%.