Reported Annual Crime In Scott

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleScott/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime240n/a (estimate)2,6403,8642,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleScott/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.011.85.3
Rape2n/a22.038.840.4
Robbery1n/a11.0119.1102.8
Assault4n/a44.0396.4248.5
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)77566386
Burglary65n/a714.9740.5468.9
Theft150n/a1,649.82,336.31,745.0
Vehicle theft18n/a198.0220.8236.9
Property crime233n/a (estimate)2,5633,2982,451
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Scott, LA is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Scott, LA. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Scott, LA averages 32% lower than the rest of Louisiana while the rate of crime on a national scale is 7% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Scott, LA is 86% lower than the average rate of crime in Louisiana and 80% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 22% lower than the remainder of the state of Louisiana and 5% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Scott, LA area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Scott is 7% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.23 daily crimes that occur in Scott.
  • Scott is safer than 56% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Scott you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Scott has increased by 31%.

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Daily Crime In Scott (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Scott, LA per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Louisiana and on a national scale. In Scott, LA the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.46 times less than the Louisiana average and 1.07 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Scott, LA is 7.35 times less than the Louisiana average and 5.02 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Scott, LA has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.29 times less than the Louisiana average and 1.05 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Scott (higher is better)

How safe is Scott, LA compared to other cities in Louisiana and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Scott, LA is safer than 74% of the cities in Louisiana and 56% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Louisiana and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Scott, LA. Overall, Scott, LA is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Scott

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Scott is 1 in 1299
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Scott is 1 in 40
The chance of being a victim of crime in Scott is 1 in 38
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Scott, LA? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Scott, LA, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 1299. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 40 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Scott, LA is 1 in 38.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Scott, LA is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Scott, LA has decreased by 37%, the amount of property crime in Scott, LA has increased by 35%, and the total amount of crime in Scott, LA has increased by 31% year to year.

Scott police department

ItemScottLouisianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)257,311558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.84.23.3
There are a total of 25 Scott police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 32.6% less than the Louisiana average and 12.4% less 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
Milton, LA3,0271528861,039
Maurice, LA1,4611659601,125
Cade, LA1,7032001,1641,363
Cecilia, LA1,6742241,3051,529
Sunset, LA2,9312471,4391,686
Youngsville, LA10,8782511,4641,715
Ossun, LA1,9602541,4801,734
Scott, LA8,687772,5632,640

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Poteau, OK8,6875936,3856,978
New Richmond, WI8,6871571,9522,109
Hillview, KY8,688981,5411,639
Independent Hill, VA8,68476652729
Cortez, CO8,6831602,3862,545
Scott, LA8,687772,5632,640
Source: The Scott, LA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.