Reported Annual Crime In Oil City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOil City/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime18n/a (estimate)1,8333,9242,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOil City/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.012.45.3
Rape0n/a0.039.941.7
Robbery0n/a0.0114.498.0
Assault4n/a407.3390.3248.9
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)407557383
Burglary4n/a407.3731.5430.4
Theft9n/a916.52,401.31,694.4
Vehicle theft1n/a101.8234.0237.4
Property crime14n/a (estimate)1,4263,3672,362

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Oil City is 33% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.02 daily crimes that occur in Oil City.
  • Oil City is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Oil City you have a 1 in 55 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Oil City has decreased by 51%.

Compare Oil City, LA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Oil City (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oil City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oil City is 1 in 246
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oil City is 1 in 71
The chance of being a victim of crime in Oil City is 1 in 55

Year Over Year Crime In Oil City (per 100,000 people)

Oil City police department

ItemOil CityLouisianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)57,311558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.94.23.3
There are a total of 5 Oil City police officers. This results in 4.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15.6% greater than the Louisiana average and 50.3% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Louisiana

StateTotal offendersLouisiana /100KNational /100K
Louisiana11,025243222
There are a total of 11,025 sex offenders in Louisiana. This yields a total of 243 sex offenders in Louisiana per 100,000 residents which is 9% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Benton, LA1,9092541,5361,791
Blanchard, LA2,97301,9771,977
Vivian, LA3,6453922,3672,759
Uncertain, TX794702,7423,211
Gilliam, LA1024692,8333,302
Belcher, LA3085903,5684,158
Hosston, LA3126894,1664,855
Oil City, LA9904071,4261,833

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
New Bethlehem, PA9904292,2592,687
Manassa, CO9905954,3664,961
Ackermanville, PA9903001,5801,880
Cotter, AR9902122,2252,436
Krotz Springs, LA9901663,6513,817
Oil City, LA9904071,4261,833
Source: The Oil City, LA 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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