Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

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


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

Crime rate in Breaux Bridge, LA

The 2019 crime rate in Breaux Bridge, LA is 479 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.8 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 95.0% U.S. cities. The 2019 Breaux Bridge crime rate rose by 13% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Breaux Bridge has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Breaux Bridge, LA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Breaux Bridge:

478.7
Lafayette:

350.7
Carencro:

235.8
Broussard:

227.3
St. Martinville:

233.2
Scott:

189.7
Youngsville:

80.2
New Iberia:

411.6
Krotz Springs:

356.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Breaux Bridge by year

Type

2007

2008

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.0)
2
(24.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(37.3)
1
(12.4)
1
(12.0)
6
(72.9)
3
(35.8)
9
(106.6)
6
(71.0)
4
(47.9)
10
(121.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
27
(335.5)
17
(210.9)
15
(180.7)
5
(60.7)
23
(274.7)
18
(213.1)
26
(307.7)
23
(275.5)
29
(352.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(186.4)
9
(111.7)
32
(385.5)
43
(522.1)
89
(1,063)
92
(1,089)
126
(1,491)
133
(1,593)
73
(886.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
14
(174.0)
13
(161.3)
190
(2,289)
428
(5,197)
550
(6,570)
551
(6,524)
504
(5,964)
439
(5,258)
516
(6,264)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2
(24.9)
4
(49.6)
3
(36.1)
10
(121.4)
40
(477.8)
19
(225.0)
4
(47.3)
23
(275.5)
16
(194.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index120.264.2185.3288.1441.1429.8429.5422.9478.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 87 registered sex offenders living in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana as of April 11, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Breaux Bridge is 96 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Breaux Bridge:

285.3
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Breaux Bridge:

173.7
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Breaux Bridge:

189.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Breaux Bridge:

159.8
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Breaux Bridge:

155.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
Breaux Bridge:

66.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Breaux Bridge:

120.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2008
Breaux Bridge:

111.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Breaux Bridge:

211.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2002
Breaux Bridge:

91.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Breaux Bridge:

519.6
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Breaux Bridge:

622.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Breaux Bridge:

603.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Breaux Bridge:

577.8
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Breaux Bridge:

612.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
Breaux Bridge:

382.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Breaux Bridge:

197.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2008
Breaux Bridge:

37.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Breaux Bridge:

49.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2002
Breaux Bridge:

10.3
U.S. Average:

336.9
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 2019, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Louisiana average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 26 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Louisiana average:

3.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 25 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.72
Louisiana average:

3.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 23 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.37
Louisiana average:

3.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Louisiana average:

3.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Louisiana average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 20 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Louisiana average:

3.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 18 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Louisiana average:

3.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 21 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.88
Louisiana average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 21 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Louisiana average:

3.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 25 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
Louisiana average:

3.79

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Breaux Bridge, LA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 70517.