Reported Annual Crime In Lafayette

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLafayette/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,618 (estimate)2,7172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLafayette/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a6.15.3
Rapen/an/an/a50.341.7
Robberyn/an/an/a99.598.0
Assaultn/an/an/a141.6248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)397 (estimate)298383
Burglaryn/an/an/a502.4430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,743.01,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a173.7237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,221 (estimate)2,4192,362

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The Lafayette crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Lafayette as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Lafayette crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lafayette is 32% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.91 daily crimes that occur in Lafayette.
  • Lafayette is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lafayette you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lafayette has decreased by 5%.

Compare Lafayette, OH Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Lafayette (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Lafayette (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lafayette

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lafayette is 1 in 253
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lafayette is 1 in 32
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lafayette is 1 in 28

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

Lafayette police department

ItemLafayetteOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a17,044558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.73.3

Sex offenders in Ohio

StateTotal offendersOhio /100KNational /100K
Ohio17,925156222
There are a total of 17,925 sex offenders in Ohio. This yields a total of 156 sex offenders in Ohio per 100,000 residents which is 30% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ada, OH6,04636540576
Elida, OH1,93599806905
Pandora, OH1,1831159331,048
Bluffton, OH4,376241,1551,179
Cridersville, OH1,8961341,0871,221
Columbus Grove, OH2,1731431,1591,302
Wapakoneta, OH9,7861431,6721,815
Lafayette, OH3843973,2213,618

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hedley, TX3846803,9684,648
Bunn, NC38405,8015,801
Inglewood, NE3844043,0053,409
Sparkman, AR3848054,4675,273
Hodge, LA3847234,3685,091
Lafayette, OH3843973,2213,618
Source: The Lafayette, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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