Reported Annual Crime In Walker

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWalker/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime311n/a (estimate)4,9693,8932,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWalker/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.010.34.9
Rape2n/a32.036.938.6
Robbery8n/a127.8118.8101.9
Assault34n/a543.2373.7237.8
Violent crime44n/a (estimate)703540373
Burglary31n/a495.3759.0491.4
Theft227n/a3,626.82,385.81,775.4
Vehicle theft9n/a143.8208.6220.2
Property crime267n/a (estimate)4,2663,3532,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Walker, 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 Walker, 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 Walker, LA averages 28% higher than the rest of Louisiana while the rate of crime on a national scale is 74% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Walker, LA is 30% higher than the average rate of crime in Louisiana and 89% higher than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 27% higher than the remainder of the state of Louisiana and 72% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Walker, LA area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Walker is 74% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.61 daily crimes that occur in Walker.
  • Walker is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Walker you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Walker has decreased by 2%.

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Daily Crime In Walker (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Walker, LA is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Louisiana and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Walker, LA are 1.28 times more than the Louisiana average and 1.74 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Walker, LA are 1.30 times more than than Louisiana and 1.89 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Walker, LA are 1.27 times more than than Louisiana and 1.72 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Walker (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Walker, LA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Louisiana as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Walker, LA to other cities in the state and across the country, Walker, LA is 34% safer than other cities of Louisiana and 10% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Louisiana cities and all around the United States, Walker, LA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Walker, LA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Walker

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Walker is 1 in 143
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Walker is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Walker is 1 in 21
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Walker, LA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Walker, LA you have a 1 in 143 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 24 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Walker, LA.

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

A good indicator of whether Walker, LA 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 Walker, LA has decreased by 3%, while the property crime rate in Walker, LA has decreased by 2% year over year. The number of total crimes in Walker, LA has decreased by 2% year over year.

Walker police department

ItemWalkerLouisianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)217,311556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.34.23.3
There are a total of 21 Walker police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.9% less than the Louisiana average and 2.4% 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
Montpelier, LA249000
Westminster, LA3,187103639742
French Settlement, LA1,28390721811
Inniswold, LA6,6331761,0901,266
Livingston, LA1,9221821,1271,309
Walker, LA6,1767034,2664,969

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City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Estherville, IA6,1772641,1041,368
Burton, SC6,1734713,0803,551
South Patrick Shores, FL6,1731731,0561,230
Sylvester, GA6,1801,0543,4924,546
Unionville, NC6,1802421,9192,162
Walker, LA6,1767034,2664,969
Source: The Walker, 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.