Reported Annual Crime In St. Joseph

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Joseph/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)6,085 (estimate)3,8642,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Joseph/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a11.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a38.840.4
Robberyn/an/an/a119.1102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a396.4248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)891 (estimate)566386
Burglaryn/an/an/a740.5468.9
Theftn/an/an/a2,336.31,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a220.8236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)5,194 (estimate)3,2982,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fayette, MS1,7991381,3671,506
Spokane, LA3472291,3321,561
Newellton, LA1,2673081,7922,100
Alcorn State University, MS7034524,4734,926
Waterproof, LA7689155,3306,244
St. Joseph, LA9138915,1946,085

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in St. Joseph is 114% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 16.67 daily crimes that occur in St. Joseph.
  • St. Joseph is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States.
  • In St. Joseph you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in St. Joseph has decreased by 1%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in St. Joseph

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in St. Joseph is 1 in 113
The chance of being a victim of property crime in St. Joseph is 1 in 20
The chance of being a victim of crime in St. Joseph is 1 in 17

Year Over Year Crime In St. Joseph (per 100,000 people)

St. Joseph police department

ItemSt. JosephLouisianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7,311556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Breesport, NY9135262,1642,691
Cottageville, SC9134093,0013,411
Addison, AL9131361,8972,033
Biron, WI9133842,4292,813
Illiopolis, IL9136022,8303,432
St. Joseph, LA9138915,1946,085
Source: The St. Joseph, LA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.