Southaven at a glance
Population by race and Hispanic origin
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Full-time law enforcement staff, Southaven Police Department
- 125 Officers
- 33 Civilian staff
Full-time law enforcement officers per 1,000 residents
- 2.19 Southaven
- 1.6 National average, cities with 50,000 to 99,999 population
- 2.2 National average
These figures reflect the Southaven Police Department only, and do not include state or other police agencies that may be present in this location.
Federal grant funding for Southaven
Data was last updated October 7, 2021
We identified over $99.9K in federal grant funding, FY 2013-2023
Grant funding over time
Grant funding by federal department
|Amount||Start and end dates||Recipient and description||Awarding agency||CFDA program||Type|
|CITY OF SOUTHAVEN 2018 JAG GRANT||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|CITY OF SOUTHAVEN 2016 SOUTHAVEN/OLIVE BRANCH JAG GRANT||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
|CITY OF SOUTHAVEN SOUTHAVEN CITY, OLIVE BRANCH CITY & DESOTO COUNTY FY14 JAG PROJECT||Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs||16.738 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program||Prime|
Military equipment transfers
Data last updated January 10, 2023
$705.4K value of military equipment has been transferred to the Southaven Police Department
The highest-value stock number reported is MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE with 1 item valued at $705,421.00 each
Recent equipment transfers
|Ship date||Item and National Stock Number (NSN)||Quantity||Acquisition value, each||Acquisition value, total||DEMIL code||DEMIL IC|
|1/7/2020||MINE RESISTANT VEHICLE
|1||1 @ $705,421.00||$705,421.00||D||1|
Local police misconduct data, consent decrees, and settlements
Data last updated January 26, 2022
We identified 1 publicly reported settlement that resulted in.
The family of Troy Goode filed a lawsuit against the Southaven Police Department following his death in 2015 after being held in custody. The City of Southaven reached an agreement with the family in July 2021.
Goode’s family claims that his death was caused by police officers when they tased him, tied him with restraints, and put him on his stomach on a stretcher, where he suffocated to death because of the pressure on his lungs. The city announced in July that they had reached an undisclosed agreement with Troy Goode’s family.