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

 

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Crime rates in Hammond by Year

Type

2001

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
7
(39.7)
2
(11.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.9)
4
(19.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
18
(102.1)
19
(110.8)
15
(75.7)
12
(59.8)
10
(49.1)
15
(74.3)
15
(73.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
86
(487.9)
113
(658.8)
73
(368.2)
95
(473.7)
97
(475.8)
80
(396.0)
103
(506.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
367
(2,082.3)
319
(1,859.8)
343
(1,730.1)
334
(1,665.3)
228
(1,118.4)
225
(1,113.8)
210
(1,031.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,352
(7,670.9)
1,024
(5,970.1)
1,000
(5,044.1)
1,116
(5,564.4)
964
(4,728.7)
879
(4,351.1)
993
(4,878.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,966
(11,154.6)
1,461
(8,518.0)
1,319
(6,653.2)
1,267
(6,317.3)
1,253
(6,146.4)
1,358
(6,722.1)
1,446
(7,103.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
142
(805.7)
134
(781.3)
169
(852.5)
163
(812.7)
109
(534.7)
74
(366.3)
1
(4.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.1)1607.81363.81093.11125.6930.5928.9982.4
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime 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 64 registered sex offenders living in Hammond, Louisiana as of December 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Hammond to the number of sex offenders is 314 to 1.


See how dangerous Hammond, LA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Hammond:

982.4
Ponchatoula:

654.6
Tickfaw:

333.8
Springfield:

244.4
Independence:

603.5
Folsom:

148.5
Covington:

328.6
French Settlement:

144.0
Walker:

436.4
Violent crime rate in 2012
Hammond:

800.3
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Hammond:

770.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Hammond:

767.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Hammond:

1,034.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Hammond:

1,020.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2006
Hammond:

1,264.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2001
Hammond:

1,331.1
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2012
Hammond:

1,208.5
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Hammond:

1,144.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Hammond:

1,210.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Hammond:

1,407.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Hammond:

1,333.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Hammond:

1,576.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2001
Hammond:

2,008.2
U.S. Average:

337.2


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Latest news about crime in Hammond, LA collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

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

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 104 (79 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
Louisiana average:

3.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 104 (78 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.86
Louisiana average:

3.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 104 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.92
Louisiana average:

4.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 103 (77 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.88
Louisiana average:

4.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 99 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.91
Louisiana average:

3.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 102 (78 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.01
Louisiana average:

3.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 100 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.18
Louisiana average:

3.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 99 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.29
Louisiana average:

3.79


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Hammond

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

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Zip codes: 70401, 70402, 70403, 70454.


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