Risco, MO Criminal and Public Records

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About Risco

Risco is located in New Madrid County, with a population of 328. This makes it the 407th most populous city in Missouri. It has an average income of $39,500.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2012, there were 0 reported major violent crimes (0 per person) and 0 reported major property crimes in Risco (0 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 Risco.

Crime Rates Compared to Missouri

When it comes to major violent crimes, Risco has 0 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.004974 violent crimes per person statewide.

Risco has 0 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.028542 per person statewide.

Risco Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2012)

  • Population: 407th

Nationwide (2012)

  • Population: 6,971st
  • Violent Crimes: 597th (4,521st per 100k)
  • Murder: 71st (415th per 100k)
  • Rape: 148th (1,161st per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 483rd (3,878th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 348th (1,947th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,798th (7,871st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 840th (6,086th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,553rd (7,677th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 490th (3,072nd per 100k)
  • Arson: 126th (868th per 100k)

In New Madrid County (2012)

  • Population: 9th

General Data

  • Population: 328
  • Households: 138
  • Median Income: $39,500
  • Land Area: 0.56 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.001 miles2
  • Time Zone: CST

Risco, MO Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2006 2012

Missouri Criminal Statistics:

If you have an idea of how large Risco 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

While the above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Risco 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 Risco is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Missouri or nationwide.

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