Reported Annual Crime In Bogalusa

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBogalusa/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime902n/a (estimate)7,6063,8932,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBogalusa/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder3n/a25.310.34.9
Rape11n/a92.836.938.6
Robbery23n/a193.9118.8101.9
Assault121n/a1,020.3373.7237.8
Violent crime158n/a (estimate)1,332540373
Burglary184n/a1,551.6759.0491.4
Theft531n/a4,477.62,385.81,775.4
Vehicle theft29n/a244.5208.6220.2
Property crime744n/a (estimate)6,2743,3532,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Bogalusa, LA is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Bogalusa, LA. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Bogalusa, LA averages 95% higher than the rest of Louisiana while the rate of crime on a national scale is 166% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Bogalusa, LA is 147% higher than the average rate of crime in Louisiana and 258% higher than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 87% higher than the remainder of the state of Louisiana and 152% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Bogalusa, LA area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bogalusa is 166% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 20.84 daily crimes that occur in Bogalusa.
  • Bogalusa is safer than 1% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Bogalusa you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Bogalusa has increased by 17%.

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Daily Crime In Bogalusa (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Bogalusa, LA per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Louisiana and on a national level. In Bogalusa, LA the total number of daily crimes is 1.95 times more than the Louisiana average and 2.66 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Bogalusa, LA is 2.47 times more than the Louisiana average and 3.58 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Bogalusa, LA has a daily crime rate that is 1.87 times more than the Louisiana average and 2.52 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Bogalusa (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Bogalusa, LA compared to every other city in Louisiana as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Bogalusa, LA ranks safer than 7% of every city located within Louisiana along with 1% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Louisiana and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Bogalusa, LA. As a result, Bogalusa, LA is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bogalusa

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bogalusa is 1 in 76
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bogalusa is 1 in 16
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bogalusa is 1 in 14
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Bogalusa, LA? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Bogalusa, LA, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 76. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 16 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Bogalusa, LA is 1 in 14.

Year Over Year Crime In Bogalusa (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Bogalusa, LA is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Bogalusa, LA has increased by 50% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 12% year over year. Total crimes for Bogalusa, LA has increased by 17% in the same time frame.

Bogalusa police department

ItemBogalusaLouisianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)547,311556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.44.23.3
There are a total of 54 Bogalusa police officers. This results in 4.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 3.9% greater than the Louisiana average and 34.4% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Louisiana

StateTotal offendersLouisiana /100KNational /100K
Louisiana11,025243222
There are a total of 11,025 sex offenders in Louisiana. This yields a total of 243 sex offenders in Louisiana per 100,000 residents which is 9% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hide-A-Way Lake, MS1,13239398436
Sun, LA3066484,0234,671
Angie, LA2516614,1024,762
Varnado, LA3678515,2826,133
Bogalusa, LA12,0711,3326,2747,606

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Fort Mill, SC12,0681851,4711,655
Cornelius, OR12,0683183,6033,921
Brown Deer, WI12,0671904,9105,100
Cloquet, MN12,0642404,2924,532
Leeds, AL12,0635684,2254,793
Bogalusa, LA12,0711,3326,2747,606
Source: The Bogalusa, LA 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.