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Total crime 20%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 20%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHenderson/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,990 (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)294 (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)1,695 (estimate)3,1622,110

Key findings

  • Henderson crime rates are 20% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Henderson are 22% lower than the national average
  • In Henderson you have a 1 in 51 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Henderson is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Henderson has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Henderson (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Henderson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Henderson is 1 in 340
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Henderson is 1 in 59
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Henderson is 1 in 51

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

      Henderson police department

      ItemHendersonLouisianaNational
      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
      Cecilia, LA1,6742171,2511,468
      Arnaudville, LA1,3372611,5031,764
      Grand Coteau, LA1,0022751,5841,859
      Carencro, LA8,4203622,3012,663
      Broussard, LA10,2212463,3043,550
      Krotz Springs, LA9906622,8973,560
      St. Martinville, LA6,0966143,5334,147
      Henderson, LA2,1412941,6951,990

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Delavan Lake, WI2,14189445533
      Greenfield, TN2,1414362,0842,521
      West Sharyland, TX2,1402441,3921,635
      Leipsic, OH2,1421501,0511,200
      Vineyard Haven, MA2,14295342437
      Henderson, LA2,1412941,6951,990
      Source: The Henderson, LA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.