The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Ville Platte, LA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Ville Platte, LA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Ville Platte, LA crime rates are 86% higher than in comparison to the Louisiana mean and are 166% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Ville Platte, LA has a rate that is 1% lower than the Louisiana average; compared to the United States, it is 44% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Ville Platte, LA is 100% higher than its state's mean, and 186% higher than the country's average.
The Ville Platte crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Ville Platte 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 Ville Platte crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Ville Platte is 166% higher than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 20.01 daily crimes that occur in Ville Platte.
Ville Platte is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States.
In Ville Platte you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Ville Platte has not changed.
The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Ville Platte, LA on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Louisiana. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Ville Platte, LA (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Louisiana state wide, are 1.86 times more than the state average and 2.66 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Ville Platte, LA on a daily bases are 1.01 times less than than Louisiana average and 1.44 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Ville Platte, LA are 2.00 times more than the daily state average and 2.86 times more than the daily national numbers.
How Safe is Ville Platte (higher is better)
Compared to the other cities in Louisiana and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Ville Platte, LA? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Ville Platte, LA has been ranked safer than 48% of other cities in the state of Louisiana. In addition, Ville Platte, LA is safer than 19% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Louisiana and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Ville Platte, LA. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Ville Platte, LA is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ville Platte
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ville Platte is 1 in 182
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ville Platte is 1 in 15
The chance of being a victim of crime in Ville Platte is 1 in 14
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Ville Platte, LA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Ville Platte, LA you have a 1 in 182 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Ville Platte, LA.
Year Over Year Crime In Ville Platte (per 100,000 people)
An ideal indicator of whether Ville Platte, LA is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Ville Platte, LA has decreased by 36% and the rate of property crime in Ville Platte, LA has increased by 5%. The total crime rate in Ville Platte, LA has not changed year to year.
Ville Platte police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
Sex offenders in Louisiana
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.
Source: The Ville Platte, 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.