This page contains crime rates for Dunklin County, Missouri. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Dunklin County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Dunklin County, Missouri, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.
Between 1999 and 2008 there were 8,328 total crimes reported in Dunklin County, Missouri (773 of them violent). Of the 925 crimes that take place per year in Dunklin County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Dunklin County, Missouri every 9 hours. This includes 7 murders, 62 rapes, and just about six thousand thefts (including 292 car thefts).
In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Dunklin County, Missouri for 9 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Dunklin County has risen by 41%. Throughout the same period of time, violent crime improved by 44%. By and large, the crime data indicate a significant rise in crime over the last 9 years in Dunklin County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit at least one thousand for Dunklin County, Missouri in 2009.
Crime Data Information
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