Reported Annual Crime In La Follette

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Follette/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime457n/a (estimate)6,4783,5482,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Follette/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a14.26.24.9
Rape1n/a14.240.538.6
Robbery6n/a85.0113.2101.9
Assault35n/a496.1452.2237.8
Violent crime43n/a (estimate)609612373
Burglary131n/a1,856.8655.2491.4
Theft268n/a3,798.72,086.01,775.4
Vehicle theft15n/a212.6195.0220.2
Property crime414n/a (estimate)5,8682,9362,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in La Follette, TN 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 La Follette, TN. 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 La Follette, TN averages 83% higher than the rest of Tennessee while the rate of crime on a national scale is 127% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in La Follette, TN is equal to the average rate of crime in Tennessee and 64% higher than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 100% higher than the remainder of the state of Tennessee and 136% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the La Follette, TN area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in La Follette is 127% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 17.75 daily crimes that occur in La Follette.
  • La Follette is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States.
  • In La Follette you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in La Follette has decreased by 12%.

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Daily Crime In La Follette (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in La Follette, TN is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Tennessee and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for La Follette, TN are 1.83 times more than the Tennessee average and 2.27 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in La Follette, TN are 1.00 times less than than Tennessee and 1.64 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in La Follette, TN are 2.00 times more than than Tennessee and 2.36 times more than the national average.

How Safe is La Follette (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in La Follette, TN in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Tennessee as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in La Follette, TN to other cities in the state and across the country, La Follette, TN is 18% safer than other cities of Tennessee and 9% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Tennessee cities and all around the United States, La Follette, TN has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing La Follette, TN crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Follette

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Follette is 1 in 165
The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Follette is 1 in 18
The chance of being a victim of crime in La Follette is 1 in 16
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in La Follette, TN? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In La Follette, TN you have a 1 in 165 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 16 chance of becoming a victim of crime in La Follette, TN.

Year Over Year Crime In La Follette (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in La Follette, TN is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in La Follette, TN has decreased by 39%, the amount of property crime in La Follette, TN has decreased by 8%, and the total amount of crime in La Follette, TN has decreased by 12% year to year.

La Follette police department

ItemLa FolletteTennesseeNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2911,551556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.93.63.3
There are a total of 29 La Follette police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 8.4% greater than the Tennessee average and 18.7% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Tennessee

StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
Tennessee20,539344222
There are a total of 20,539 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Norris, TN1,938120577697
Fincastle, TN1,3432761,3221,598
Lake City, TN1,7733181,5281,846
Jellico, TN2,4441772,3002,477
Andersonville, TN2384322,0742,507
La Follette, TN7,3046095,8686,478

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Lake Dallas, TX7,3064931,4661,959
Eden Isle, LA7,3021761,0901,266
Mira Monte, CA7,3062611,6031,864
Kosciusko, MS7,3022792,8633,142
La Feria, TX7,3011643,4313,595
La Follette, TN7,3046095,8686,478
Source: The La Follette, TN 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.