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Total crime 262%
Violent crime 226%
Property crime 269%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsDowntown Riverfront/100k peopleShreveport/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime10,6519,014 (estimate)5,6793,7112,489
Murder35n/a18.711.75.0
Rape133n/a70.948.942.6
Robbery294n/a156.886.681.6
Assault1,000n/a533.2402.1250.2
Violent crime1,4621,237 (estimate)780549379
Burglary1,626n/a866.9579.0340.5
Theft6,915n/a3,686.92,352.41,549.5
Vehicle theft648n/a345.5230.5219.9
Property crime9,1897,777 (estimate)4,8993,1622,110

Key findings

  • Downtown Riverfront crime rates are 262% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Downtown Riverfront are 226% higher than the national average
  • In Downtown Riverfront you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Downtown Riverfront is safer than 20% of the cities in Louisiana
  • Year over year crime in Shreveport has decreased by 6%

Downtown Riverfront crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Downtown Riverfront (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Downtown Riverfront

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Downtown Riverfront is 1 in 81
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Downtown Riverfront is 1 in 13
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Downtown Riverfront is 1 in 12

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

      Shreveport police department

      ItemDowntown RiverfrontShreveportLouisiana
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a6617,311
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.34.2

      Sex offenders in Louisiana

      StateTotal offendersLouisiana /100KNational /100K
      Louisiana12,948286266
      There are a total of 12,948 sex offenders in Louisiana. This yields a total of 286 sex offenders in Louisiana per 100,000 residents which is 8% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Blanchard, LA2,97301,2391,239
      Benton, LA1,9092511,4431,693
      Eastwood, LA4,6492551,4671,722
      Lakeview, LA1,2672551,4681,723
      Red Chute, LA6,6773652,1032,468
      Greenwood, LA3,2142552,4512,706
      Haughton, LA3,3954382,5993,036
      Shreveport, LA198,5717804,8995,679

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Akron, OH198,5089013,3194,220
      Huntington Beach, CA198,7241912,0532,244
      Glendale, CA197,8951141,6311,745
      Little Rock, AR197,6401,5176,1227,639
      Amarillo, TX197,5707203,8974,617
      Shreveport, LA198,5717804,8995,679
      Source: The Downtown Riverfront, Shreveport, LA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.