Joplin, MO Analytics

January recorded 1,608 crime incidents.

December recorded 1,892 crime incidents.

November recorded 876 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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12/2020
01/2021
4,376Total

Crime Types

  • Other: 2,148
  • Theft: 977
  • Assault: 424
  • Arrest: 402
  • Burglary: 177
  • Vandalism: 162
  • Shooting: 57
  • Robbery: 20
  • Arson: 9

Crime by Month

In the past three months, December had the most number of crimes in Joplin, Missouri.

December had about 2% more crime than November, with December producing 1,016 more crimes than November.

December had about 1% more crime than January, with December producing 284 more crimes than January.

Most Committed Crimes in Joplin, Missouri

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 22% of crime in Joplin, Missouri.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 88% of violent crime in Joplin, Missouri.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 84% of property crime in Joplin, Missouri.

Reported Shootings in Joplin, Missouri

We recorded 57 shootings over a three month period in Joplin, Missouri. That's an average of about 19 shootings per month. December saw the most shootings with 29, followed by January with 24 shootings, and November with 4 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.