Reported Annual Crime In St. Joseph

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Joseph/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)6,341 (estimate)3,9242,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSt. Joseph/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a12.45.3
Rapen/an/an/a39.941.7
Robberyn/an/an/a114.498.0
Assaultn/an/an/a390.3248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)900 (estimate)557383
Burglaryn/an/an/a731.5430.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,401.31,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a234.0237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)5,441 (estimate)3,3672,362

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in St. Joseph is 131% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 17.37 daily crimes that occur in St. Joseph.
  • St. Joseph is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States.
  • In St. Joseph you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in St. Joseph has increased by 3%.

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Daily Crime In St. Joseph (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in St. Joseph

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in St. Joseph is 1 in 112
The chance of being a victim of property crime in St. Joseph is 1 in 19
The chance of being a victim of crime in St. Joseph is 1 in 16

Year Over Year Crime In St. Joseph (per 100,000 people)

St. Joseph police department

ItemSt. JosephLouisianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7,311558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

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
Fayette, MS1,4911461,3941,540
Spokane, LA2532251,3601,585
Newellton, LA1,2743081,8602,167
Waterproof, LA7909005,4416,341
St. Joseph, LA9619005,4416,341

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Jefferson Heights, NY9614471,8942,341
Pomona, KS9615133,4793,992
Plymouth, CA9616523,6244,276
Grant, AL9617703,5204,290
Farmington, IA9614403,1903,630
St. Joseph, LA9619005,4416,341
Source: The St. Joseph, 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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