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Crime rate in Ball, Louisiana (LA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Ball, LA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Ball, LA

The 2018 crime rate in Ball, LA was 45 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 6.0 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 16.5% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Ball crime rate fell by 36% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Ball has seen an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime.
See how dangerous Ball, LA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Ball:

45.3
Pineville:

422.5
Alexandria:

808.1
Georgetown:

21.6
Jena:

32.8
Marksville:

753.6
Glenmora:

106.8
Montgomery:

276.6
Bunkie:

193.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Ball by year

Type

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(24.9)
4
(99.7)
7
(175.5)
7
(174.5)
5
(124.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(373.4)
12
(299.0)
12
(300.8)
7
(174.5)
6
(149.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(373.4)
10
(249.1)
13
(325.9)
3
(74.8)
4
(99.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(74.7)
2
(49.8)
5
(125.3)
2
(49.9)
3
(74.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)52.054.879.261.645.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Louisiana and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Ball, Louisiana as of January 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ball is 449 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Ball:

62.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Ball:

99.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Ball:

87.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Ball:

49.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Ball:

12.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Ball:

46.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Ball:

46.1
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Ball:

95.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Ball:

79.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Ball:

104.6
U.S. Average:

230.8
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 10 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
Louisiana average:

3.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 7 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Louisiana average:

3.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 9 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Louisiana average:

3.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.59
Louisiana average:

3.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Louisiana average:

3.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Louisiana average:

3.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Louisiana average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Louisiana average:

3.79

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Ball, LA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 71360, 71405.