Parma, MO Criminal and Public Records

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About Parma

Parma is located in New Madrid County, with a population of 665. This makes it the 348th most populous city in Missouri. It has an average income of $22,857.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2014, there were 5 reported major violent crimes (0.007474 per person) and 12 reported major property crimes in Parma (0.017937 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Parma.

Crime Rates Compared to Missouri

When it comes to major violent crimes, Parma has 0.007474 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.004974 violent crimes per person statewide.

Parma has 0.017937 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.028542 per person statewide.


Parma Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2014)

  • Population: 348th
  • Violent Crimes: 75th (41st per 100k)
  • Rape: 23rd (8th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 67th (68th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 39th (31st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 202nd (227th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 99th (322nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 183rd (169th per 100k)

Nationwide (2014)

  • Population: 7,192nd
  • Violent Crimes: 595th (614th per 100k)
  • Murder: 69th (400th per 100k)
  • Rape: 179th (174th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 477th (880th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 336th (610th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,760th (4,466th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 766th (4,928th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,549th (3,554th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 486th (3,107th per 100k)
  • Arson: 119th (815th per 100k)

In New Madrid County (2014)

  • Population: 6th
  • Violent Crimes: 2nd (2nd per 100k)
  • Rape: 2nd (1st per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 3rd (2nd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 2nd (2nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 6th (4th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 5th (7th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 5th (3rd per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 665
  • Households: 270
  • Median Income: $22,857
  • Land Area: 0.638 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.001 miles2
  • Time Zone: CDT

Parma, MO Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2013 2014
Rape 0 1
Agg. Assault 2 3
Robbery 0 1
Burglary 6 1
Vehicle Thefts 0 0
Arson 0 0

Violent Crimes in Parma, MO in 2014

Crime Reported Numbers
Rape 1
Aggravated Assault 3
Robbery 1

Property Crimes in Parma, MO in 2014

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 1
Larceny 11
Motor Vehicle Theft 0
Arson 0

Rape in Parma, MO

Year Rape
2006 0
2007 0
2008 0
2009 0
2010 0
2011 1
2012 0
2013 0
2014 1

Robbery in Parma, MO

Year Robbery
2006 1
2007 0
2008 1
2009 0
2010 0
2011 2
2012 1
2013 0
2014 1

Missouri Criminal Statistics:


If you have an idea of how large Parma is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 26856 30261
Rape 4085 4407
Agg. Assault 18482 20830
Robbery 5592 6376
Property Crimes 176237 173642
Burglary 35258 34006
Larceny 124622 122637
Vehicle Thefts 16357 16999
Arson 0 0

While the above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Parma compares to the rest of Missouri or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Parma is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Missouri or nationwide.


Rape in the state of Missouri

Year Rape
2006 1764
2007 1714
2008 1615
2009 1607
2010 1432
2011 1458
2012 1511
2013 3886
2014 4085
2015 4407

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