Reported Annual Crime In Batesburg-Leesville

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBatesburg-Leesville/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime393n/a (estimate)7,2273,7982,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBatesburg-Leesville/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a18.48.14.9
Rape4n/a73.646.938.6
Robbery11n/a202.380.3101.9
Assault68n/a1,250.5369.1237.8
Violent crime84n/a (estimate)1,545505373
Burglary49n/a901.1705.7491.4
Theft244n/a4,486.92,322.71,775.4
Vehicle theft16n/a294.2264.9220.2
Property crime309n/a (estimate)5,6823,2932,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Batesburg-Leesville, SC. The total number of reported crimes in Batesburg-Leesville, SC is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Batesburg-Leesville, SC crime rate is 90% higher than the South Carolina average and is 153% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Batesburg-Leesville, SC has a violent crime rate that is 206% higher than the South Carolina average and 315% higher than the national average. For property crime, Batesburg-Leesville, SC is 73% higher than the South Carolina average and 128% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Batesburg-Leesville is 153% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 19.8 daily crimes that occur in Batesburg-Leesville.
  • Batesburg-Leesville is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Batesburg-Leesville you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Batesburg-Leesville has increased by 4%.

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Daily Crime In Batesburg-Leesville (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Batesburg-Leesville, SC per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for South Carolina as well as national figures. In Batesburg-Leesville, SC the total number of daily crimes is 1.90 times more than the South Carolina average and 2.53 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Batesburg-Leesville, SC are 3.06 times more than the South Carolina average and 4.15 times more than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Batesburg-Leesville, SC has a daily crime rate that is 1.73 times more than the South Carolina average and 2.28 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Batesburg-Leesville (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in South Carolina and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Batesburg-Leesville, SC? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Batesburg-Leesville, SC has been ranked safer than 14% of other cities in the state of South Carolina. In addition, Batesburg-Leesville, SC is safer than 2% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all South Carolina and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Batesburg-Leesville, SC. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Batesburg-Leesville, SC is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Batesburg-Leesville

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Batesburg-Leesville is 1 in 65
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Batesburg-Leesville is 1 in 18
The chance of being a victim of crime in Batesburg-Leesville is 1 in 14
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Batesburg-Leesville, SC? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Batesburg-Leesville, SC you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Batesburg-Leesville, SC.

Year Over Year Crime In Batesburg-Leesville (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Batesburg-Leesville, SC is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Batesburg-Leesville, SC has increased by 61%, while the property crime rate in Batesburg-Leesville, SC has decreased by 6% year over year. The number of total crimes in Batesburg-Leesville, SC has increased by 4% year over year.

Batesburg-Leesville police department

ItemBatesburg-LeesvilleSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)265,812556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.75.13.3
There are a total of 26 Batesburg-Leesville police officers. This results in 4.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 6.7% less than the South Carolina average and 44.6% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in South Carolina

StateTotal offendersSouth Carolina /100KNational /100K
South Carolina12,678314222
There are a total of 12,678 sex offenders in South Carolina. This yields a total of 314 sex offenders in South Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 41% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ridge Spring, SC795269538806
Saluda, SC3,5904151,4931,907
Gilbert, SC6885333,4824,015
Summit, SC5566013,9264,527
Ward, SC1076093,9814,591
Batesburg-Leesville, SC5,2421,5455,6827,227

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City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Cumberland, IN5,2433693,3233,693
New Hempstead, NY5,2402309701,200
Calistoga, CA5,2442061,5171,723
Springhill, LA5,2392543,7714,025
Center, TX5,2396674,9375,604
Batesburg-Leesville, SC5,2421,5455,6827,227
Source: The Batesburg-Leesville, SC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.