Crime Trend in Louisiana

There were 25,537 violent crimes, 544 murders, 146,993 property crimes in 2019.

Violent crime in Louisiana

Number of violent crimes

Crime rates (rate per 100,000)

Year Violent crime Rate Source
2019 25,537 549.3 [51]
2018 25,314 543.3 [51]
2017 26,092 557.0 [52]
2016 26,477 565.0 [52]
2015 25,208 539.7 [53]
2014 23,983 515.9 [53]
2013 23,609 510.4 [54]
2012 22,839 496.3 [54]
2011 25,406 555.3 [55]
2010 25,241 555.3 [55]

Murder and non negligent manslaughter in Louisiana

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Murder Rate Source
2019 544 11.7 [51]
2018 533 11.4 [51]
2017 582 12.4 [52]
2016 555 11.8 [52]
2015 481 10.3 [53]
2014 476 10.2 [53]
2013 498 10.8 [54]
2012 489 10.6 [54]
2011 513 11.2 [55]
2010 500 11.0 [55]

The number of robberies in Louisiana

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Robberies Rate Source
2019 4,025 86.6 [51]
2018 4,600 98.7 [51]
2017 5,358 114.4 [52]
2016 5,575 119.0 [52]
2015 5,550 118.8 [53]
2014 5,725 123.1 [53]
2013 5,548 119.9 [54]
2012 5,458 118.6 [54]
2011 5,239 114.5 [55]
2010 5,297 116.5 [55]

The number of aggravated assaults in Louisiana

Number of aggravated assaults

Aggravated assault rate (per 100,000)

Year Aggravated assaults Rate Source
2019 18,695 402.1 [51]
2018 18,076 387.9 [51]
2017 18,285 390.3 [52]
2016 18,528 395.4 [52]
2015 17,454 373.7 [53]
2014 16,400 352.8 [53]
2013 16,319 352.8 [54]
2012 15,737 342.0 [54]
2011 18,386 401.9 [55]
2010 18,214 400.7 [55]

The number of property crimes in Louisiana

Number of property crimes

Property crime rate (per 100,000)

Year Property crimes Rate Source
2019 146,993 3162.0 [51]
2018 152,996 3283.4 [51]
2017 157,712 3366.8 [52]
2016 154,511 3297.2 [52]
2015 156,629 3353.4 [53]
2014 161,192 3467.2 [53]
2013 165,686 3582.0 [54]
2012 162,673 3534.7 [54]
2011 168,744 3688.5 [55]
2010 165,667 3644.8 [55]

The number of burglaries in Louisiana

Number of burglaries

Burglary rate (per 100,000)

Year Burglary Rate Source
2019 26,918 579.0 [51]
2018 31,291 671.5 [51]
2017 34,265 731.5 [52]
2016 34,689 740.2 [52]
2015 35,453 759.0 [53]
2014 38,541 829.0 [53]
2013 41,184 890.4 [54]
2012 42,037 913.4 [54]
2011 46,320 1012.5 [55]
2010 45,437 999.6 [55]

The number of larceny thefts in Louisiana

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 109,359 2352.4 [51]
2018 110,066 2362.1 [51]
2017 112,485 2401.3 [52]
2016 109,492 2336.5 [52]
2015 111,435 2385.8 [53]
2014 113,251 2436.0 [53]
2013 115,342 2493.6 [54]
2012 112,764 2450.3 [54]
2011 113,301 2476.6 [55]
2010 110,260 2425.8 [55]

The number of motor vehicle thefts in Louisiana

Number of motor vehicle thefts

Motor vehicle theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Vehicle theft Rate Source
2019 10,716 230.5 [51]
2018 11,639 249.8 [51]
2017 10,962 234.0 [52]
2016 10,330 220.4 [52]
2015 9,741 208.6 [53]
2014 9,400 202.2 [53]
2013 9,160 198.0 [54]
2012 7,872 171.1 [54]
2011 9,123 199.4 [55]
2010 9,970 219.3 [55]

crime rate = number / population * 100,000

FBI calculates the crime rates by using population data published by U.S. Census Bureau in all years.

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