The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Lafayette, IN. These figures on reported criminal activity in Lafayette, IN, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Lafayette, IN is 47% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Indiana, and when compared with the national average, is 51% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Lafayette, IN has 26% higher than violent crime rate than Indiana average, while remaining 32% higher than the national average. In property crime, Lafayette, IN is 51% higher than the average of Indiana and is 54% higher than the national average.