Mount Vernon, IN Police

Mount Vernon, Indiana Jail and Mugshot Information

Mount Vernon is a city in Posey County, Indiana. The City of Mount Vernon had a population of approximately 6,687 in the year 2016.

The mayor of Mount Vernon, Indiana is William “Bill” Curtis. William “Bill” Curtis can be contacted at (812) 838-5576 and by email at bcurtis@mountvernon-in.com.

William “Bill” Curtis, Mayor
City of Mount Vernon
City Hall Annex
520 Main St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Phone: (812) 838-5576
Fax: (812) 838-8701
Email: bcurtis@mountvernon-in.com

Mount Vernon City Mayor

In 2014, the crime-index in Mount Vernon, Indiana was 264.8, higher than it had been since at least the year 2002, but higher than the national average of 282.4. According to research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Mount Vernon, Indiana as of December 15, 2018. The ratio of number of residents in Mount Vernon to the number of sex offenders is 414 to 1.

There were an estimated 2,579 total crimes per 100,000 people in Mount Vernon, Indiana. This rate is lower than the average in the state of Indiana which has 3,117 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Mount Vernon is also lower than the national average of 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Mount Vernon, there were an estimated 365 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of Indiana is 430 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 386 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 2,214 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the Indiana average of 2,687 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,451 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Mount Vernon, Indiana:

  • The overall crime rate in Mount Vernon is 6% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.07 daily crimes that occur in Mount Vernon.
  • Mount Vernon is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Mount Vernon you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Mount Vernon has decreased by 1%.

Mount Vernon, Indiana Police Station Information

Mount Vernon Police Department

The Mount Vernon Police Department has 16 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 7217 people.

Anthony Alldredge, Chief of Police
Mount Vernon Police Department
311 College St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Email: gbeloat@mountvernon-in.com
Phone: (812) 838-8705
Fax: (812) 838-8708
Emergency: 911
Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Mount Vernon Police Dept

Posey County 911 Dispatch Office

Posey County 911 Dispatch Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Mount Vernon, Indiana.

Posey County 911 Dispatch Office
305 Mill St
Mt. Vernon, IN 47620
Dispatch: (812) 838-1320
Emergency: 911
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm

Posey County 911 Dispatch

Police Records Request in Mount Vernon, Indiana

We have not found any police records information on Mount Vernon. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office by visiting, calling or emailing your request to the Clerk-Treasurer’s Office. The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Cristi Sitzman, Clerk-Treasurer
Office of the Clerk-Treasurer
City Hall Annex
520 Main St
Mount Vernon, IN 47620
Email: csitzman@mountvernon-in.com
Phone: (812) 838-3317
Fax: (812) 838-8701
Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Mount Vernon Clerk-Treasurer

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