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Total crime 27%
Violent crime 41%
Property crime 39%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKenner/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,104n/a (estimate)3,1573,7112,489
Murder4n/a6.011.75.0
Rape28n/a42.048.942.6
Robbery37n/a55.586.681.6
Assault80n/a120.0402.1250.2
Violent crime149n/a (estimate)224549379
Burglary123n/a184.5579.0340.5
Theft1,689n/a2,534.02,352.41,549.5
Vehicle theft143n/a214.5230.5219.9
Property crime1,955n/a (estimate)2,9333,1622,110

Key findings

  • Kenner crime rates are 27% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Kenner are 41% lower than the national average
  • In Kenner you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Kenner is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Kenner has decreased by 3%

Kenner crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Kenner (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Kenner, per 100,000 residents. In Kenner, the total number of daily crimes is 1.18 times less than the Louisiana average and 1.27 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Kenner are 2.46 times less than the Louisiana average and 1.70 times less than the national average. For property crime, Kenner has a daily crime rate that is 1.08 times less than the Louisiana average and 1.39 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Kenner (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Louisiana and all other cities across the US, is Kenner safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Kenner is safer than 63% of other cities in the state of Louisiana. In addition, Kenner is safer than 33% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Louisiana and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Kenner. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Kenner is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kenner

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kenner is 1 in 448
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kenner is 1 in 35
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Kenner is 1 in 32
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Kenner? In Kenner, LA you have a 1 in 448 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 35 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Kenner.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Kenner, Louisiana (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Kenner has decreased by 2%, the amount of property crime in Kenner has decreased by 3%, and the total amount of crime in Kenner has decreased by 3% year over year.

      Kenner police department

      ItemKennerLouisianaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2367,311558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.54.23.3
      There are a total of 236 Kenner police officers. This results in 3.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 16.8% less than the Louisiana average and 8.2% greater than the National average.

      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
      Montz, LA2,059136782918
      Bayou Gauche, LA2,179145834979
      Harahan, LA9,3211298821,011
      Hahnville, LA3,5141709771,147
      Ama, LA1,3491729901,162
      Des Allemands, LA1,7791921,1051,296
      Norco, LA2,9481991,1481,348
      Kenner, LA66,9542242,9333,157

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Maple Grove, MN66,969791,5131,592
      Davis, CA66,8861533,1393,292
      Kissimmee, FL66,8404872,5143,001
      New Braunfels, TX67,0972471,2631,509
      St. Cloud, MN66,7704363,5764,013
      Kenner, LA66,9542242,9333,157
      Source: The Kenner, 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.