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Total crime 79%
Violent crime 43%
Property crime 86%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBatesburg-Leesville/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime227n/a (estimate)4,1893,2522,346
Murder0n/a0.010.56.5
Rape0n/a0.040.038.4
Robbery1n/a18.559.873.9
Assault29n/a535.2420.3279.7
Violent crime30n/a (estimate)554531388
Burglary25n/a461.3448.0314.2
Theft160n/a2,952.61,991.01,398.0
Vehicle theft12n/a221.4282.1246.0
Property crime197n/a (estimate)3,6352,7211,958

Key findings

  • Batesburg-Leesville crime rates are 79% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Batesburg-Leesville are 43% higher than the national average
  • In Batesburg-Leesville you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Batesburg-Leesville is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Batesburg-Leesville has decreased by 20%

Batesburg-Leesville crime map

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The Batesburg-Leesville crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Batesburg-Leesville as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Batesburg-Leesville crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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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, per 100,000 residents. In Batesburg-Leesville, the total number of daily crimes is 1.29 times more than the South Carolina average and 1.79 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Batesburg-Leesville are 1.04 times more than the South Carolina average and 1.43 times more than the national average. For property crime, Batesburg-Leesville has a daily crime rate that is 1.34 times more than the South Carolina average and 1.86 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Batesburg-Leesville (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in South Carolina and all other cities across the US, is Batesburg-Leesville safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Batesburg-Leesville is safer than 22% of other cities in the state of South Carolina. In addition, Batesburg-Leesville 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. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Batesburg-Leesville 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 181
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Batesburg-Leesville is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Batesburg-Leesville is 1 in 24
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Batesburg-Leesville, South Carolina you have a 1 in 181 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 28 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Batesburg-Leesville.

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

      A good indicator of whether Batesburg-Leesville is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Batesburg-Leesville has decreased by 51%, while the property crime rate in Batesburg-Leesville has decreased by 11% year over year. The number of total crimes in Batesburg-Leesville has decreased by 20% year over year.

      Batesburg-Leesville police department

      ItemBatesburg-LeesvilleSouth CarolinaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)265,812558,732
      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 45.3% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in South Carolina

      StateTotal offendersSouth Carolina /100KNational /100K
      South Carolina15,193377266
      There are a total of 15,193 sex offenders in South Carolina. This yields a total of 377 sex offenders in South Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 42% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Saluda, SC3,6182472,3352,582
      Gilbert, SC8245292,7113,241
      Summit, SC4456273,2153,842
      Monetta, SC1567003,5854,284
      Ridge Spring, SC9229353,6054,539
      Ward, SC1217663,9274,694
      Batesburg-Leesville, SC5,2735543,6354,189

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Concordia, KS5,2732631,9422,205
      East Moriches, NY5,272196760956
      West Modesto, CA5,2745752,7823,357
      Crossett, AR5,2726993,2823,981
      Cave Creek, AZ5,275158725882
      Batesburg-Leesville, SC5,2735543,6354,189
      Source: The Batesburg-Leesville, SC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.