Petersburg, IN Police

Petersburg, Indiana Jail and Mugshot Information

Petersburg is a city in Pike County, Indiana. The City of Petersburg had a population of approximately 2,383 in the year 2016.

The mayor of Petersburg, Indiana is R.C. Klipsch. R.C. Klipsch can be contacted at (812) 354-8511 and by email at mayor@petersburg.in.gov.

R.C. Klipsch, Mayor
City of Petersburg
704 East Main St.
Petersburg, IN 47567
Phone: (812) 354-8511
Fax: (812) 354-6720
Email: mayor@petersburg.in.gov

Petersburg City Mayor

According to research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Petersburg, Indiana as of December 17, 2018. The ratio of number of residents in Petersburg to the number of sex offenders is 157 to 1.

There were an estimated 1,468 total crimes per 100,000 people in Petersburg, 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 Petersburg is also lower than the national average of 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Petersburg, there were an estimated 208 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 1,260 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 Petersburg, Indiana:

  • The overall crime rate in Petersburg is 47% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.02 daily crimes that occur in Petersburg.
  • Petersburg is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Petersburg you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Petersburg has decreased by 7%.

Petersburg, Indiana Police Station Information

Petersburg Police Department

The Petersburg Police Department has 5 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 2570 people.

Chuck Baumgart, Chief of Police
Petersburg Police Department
100 S 4th St
Petersburg, Indiana 47567-1411
Email: cbaumgart@petersburg.in.gov
Phone: (812) 354-8716
Fax: (812) 354-6957
Emergency: 911

Petersburg Police Dept

Pike County Sheriff’s Office

The Pike County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Petersburg, Indiana.

Jeremy Britton, Sheriff
Pike County Sheriff’s Office
100 South 4th Street
Petersburg, Indiana 47567
Phone: (812) 354-6024
Fax: (812) 354-6037

Pike County Sheriff

Pike County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Pike County Jail
100 South 4th Street
Petersburg, Indiana 47567
Phone: (812) 354-6024

Police Records Request in Petersburg, Indiana

We have not found any police records information on Petersburg. 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:

Tammy Selby, Clerk-Treasurer
Office of the Clerk-Treasurer
City of Petersburg
704 East Main St.
Petersburg, IN 47567
Phone: 812-354-8511
Fax: 812-354-6720
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8 AM – 4 PM

Petersburg Clerk-Treasurer

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