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Total crime 30%
Violent crime 26%
Property crime 31%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 peopleLa Fayette/100k peopleAlabama/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,809 (estimate)3,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a7.85.0
Rapen/an/an/a40.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a83.486.2
Assaultn/an/an/a387.6246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)282 (estimate)520381
Burglaryn/an/an/a590.1376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,958.91,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a268.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,527 (estimate)2,8172,200

Key findings

  • La Fayette crime rates are 30% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in La Fayette are 26% lower than the national average
  • In La Fayette you have a 1 in 56 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • La Fayette is safer than 45% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in La Fayette has decreased by 4%

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

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      Daily Crime In La Fayette (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Fayette

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Fayette is 1 in 355
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Fayette is 1 in 66
      The chance of being a victim of crime in La Fayette is 1 in 56

      Year Over Year Crime In La Fayette (per 100,000 people)

      La Fayette police department

      ItemLa FayetteAlabamaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9,968558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.13.3

      Sex offenders in Alabama

      StateTotal offendersAlabama /100KNational /100K
      Alabama10,698231266
      There are a total of 10,698 sex offenders in Alabama. This yields a total of 231 sex offenders in Alabama per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Huguley, AL2,2572401,3021,542
      Waverly, AL2263962,1472,544
      Fredonia, AL3925132,7813,295
      Cusseta, AL1265833,1593,742
      Penton, AL1726173,3403,957
      Five Points, AL1806283,4034,032
      Daviston, AL2327003,7944,494
      La Fayette, AL2,9752821,5271,809

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      North Pembroke, MA2,976123459582
      Blanchard, LA2,973321,8941,926
      Youngwood, PA2,973151733884
      Gray Summit, MO2,9772141,1261,340
      Lincoln Park, CO2,9772081,3971,605
      La Fayette, AL2,9752821,5271,809
      Source: The La Fayette, AL 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.