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Total crime 43%
Violent crime 44%
Property crime 42%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleElmwood/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,427 (estimate)3,7112,489
Murdern/an/an/a11.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a86.681.6
Assaultn/an/an/a402.1250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)211 (estimate)549379
Burglaryn/an/an/a579.0340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,352.41,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a230.5219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,216 (estimate)3,1622,110

Key findings

  • Elmwood crime rates are 43% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Elmwood are 44% lower than the national average
  • In Elmwood you have a 1 in 71 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Elmwood is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Elmwood has decreased by 3%

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The Elmwood crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Elmwood 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 Elmwood crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Elmwood (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Elmwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Elmwood is 1 in 474
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Elmwood is 1 in 83
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Elmwood is 1 in 71

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

      Elmwood police department

      ItemElmwoodLouisianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7,311558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

      Sex offenders in Louisiana

      StateTotal offendersLouisiana /100KNational /100K
      Louisiana12,948286266
      There are a total of 12,948 sex offenders in Louisiana. This yields a total of 286 sex offenders in Louisiana per 100,000 residents which is 8% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bayou Gauche, LA2,179145834979
      Harahan, LA9,3211298821,011
      Lafourche Crossing, LA2,1251589111,069
      Hahnville, LA3,5141709771,147
      Ama, LA1,3491729901,162
      Norco, LA2,9481991,1481,348
      Jean Lafitte, LA1,8882001,1501,350
      Elmwood, LA4,6582111,2161,427

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Palacios, TX4,6593292,0832,412
      DeWitt, MI4,65784397480
      Luverne, MN4,6601971,7371,934
      Tice, FL4,6613872,1982,586
      Perezville, TX4,6554042,3062,710
      Elmwood, LA4,6582111,2161,427
      Source: The Elmwood, LA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.