Search Harrison County, MS Inmate Records

Harrison County, MS jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Harrison County holds 2 jails with a total of 131,942 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Harrison County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Harrison County Quick Facts

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Harrison County Population Total
66,961 / 217 / 145
Female Population, Rate & Count
66,703 / 1,535 / 1,024
Male Population, Rate & Count
$43,124
Median Income
7,408.7
Arrest Rate
471.2
Local Jail Rate
623
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
625
Population Total Confined
327
Pretrial Rate
7,466
Admit Rate
9,871
Admit Count
131,942
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Harrison County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 47.06% of all the crimes committed in the county - 1,016 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.05% out of all the crimes in Harrison County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

2.73%
Violent Crime
0.05%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.37%
Revised Rape
0.46%
Robbery
1.85%
Aggravated Assault
47.06%
Property Crime
10.00%
Burglary
31.08%
Larceny Theft
5.97%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.42%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

200520062008200920102011201220132014
Violent Crime Total11177442420344322728
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter867120541
Revised Rape000000000
Legacy Rape4920105165126
Robbery111419116121175
Aggravated Assault43378711162220416
Property Crime Total1,4512,1551,7001,1731,1991,1641,155871980
Burglary343508396359346371410239247
Larceny Theft9791,3651,128709740686682543632
Motor Vehicle Theft1292821761051131076389101
Arson457159273110

Harrison County Jail Demographics

The county has 200,962 people confined with a jail population density of 230 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 66,665 women and 65,277 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 197,784
2006 174,449
2007 179,054
2008 182,735
2009 184,930
2010 187,917
2011 190,946
2012 193,691
2013 196,597
2014 199,058
2015 200,962

A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 66,703 66,961
2006 60,279 59,025
2007 61,651 60,576
2008 62,610 61,685
2009 63,195 62,449
2010 64,050 63,269
2011 64,518 64,247
2012 64,892 64,574
2013 65,364 65,501
2014 65,679 66,009
2015 65,277 66,665

A Timeline of Harrison County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 1,535 217
2006 1,392 208
2007 1,350 185
2008 1,377 235
2009 1,277 186
2010 1,215 212
2011 1,263 229
2012 1,199 186
2013 984 171
2014 962 167
2015 711 140

Harrison County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

43.27%
White
16.36%
Black
3.57%
Latino
0.32%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 7,409 and a local jail rate of 471 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 327 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 7,466, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 10,065 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

7,466
Admit Rate
471
Local Jail Rate
327
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Harrison is 623 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 1,122 imprisonments a day.

Harrison County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 839
2006 619
2007 739
2008 762
2009 710
2010 697
2011 734
2012 648
2013 646
2014 574
2015 471

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 10,065 670
2006 22,727 744
2007 12,286 637
2008 35,239 666
2009 21,767 619
2010 8,559 571
2011 11,338 526
2012 7,008 484
2013 7,183 441
2014 7,008 483
2015 7,466 327

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 1,122
2006 739
2007 903
2008 947
2009 892
2010 888
2011 945
2012 839
2013 846
2014 756
2015 623