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


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

Crime rate in Scott, LA

The 2017 crime rate in Scott, LA is 151 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 53.1% U.S. cities. The 2017 Scott crime rate fell by 7% compared to 2016. The number of homicides stood at 1 - an increase of 1 compared to 2016. In the last 5 years Scott has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Scott, LA is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Scott:

151.4
Lafayette:

381.2
Carencro:

204.8
Broussard:

171.9
Rayne:

367.5
Youngsville:

98.7
Breaux Bridge:

429.5
Church Point:

343.8
Crowley:

664.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Scott by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(10.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(10.7)
2
(23.0)
1
(11.4)
2
(22.7)
1
(11.4)
1
(11.1)
2
(22.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(21.4)
5
(57.5)
2
(22.8)
3
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.1)
1
(11.0)
1
(11.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
23
(246.4)
23
(264.6)
18
(205.1)
12
(136.3)
14
(159.0)
9
(100.3)
4
(44.0)
4
(45.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
37
(396.4)
49
(563.7)
30
(341.8)
46
(522.7)
37
(420.2)
60
(668.5)
65
(714.9)
49
(558.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
156
(1,671)
173
(1,990)
177
(2,017)
171
(1,943)
155
(1,760)
106
(1,181)
150
(1,650)
135
(1,538)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(117.8)
12
(138.0)
15
(170.9)
18
(204.5)
13
(147.6)
4
(44.6)
18
(198.0)
17
(193.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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 = 280.6)189.7218.7175.3209.1152.5129.9161.6151.4

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 19 registered sex offenders living in Scott, Louisiana as of October 13, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Scott is 461 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Scott:

51.3
U.S. Average:

214.8

Violent crime rate in 2016
Scott:

49.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Scott:

66.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Scott:

90.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Scott:

130.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Scott:

125.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Scott:

184.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Scott:

166.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Scott:

217.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Scott:

255.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Scott:

199.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Scott:

194.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Scott:

232.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Scott:

194.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Scott:

232.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Scott:

180.5
U.S. Average:

276.4
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 2017, including police officers: 27 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Louisiana average:

3.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 25 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.64
Louisiana average:

3.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 25 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Louisiana average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 25 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.76
Louisiana average:

3.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 24 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
Louisiana average:

3.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 24 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Louisiana average:

3.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 23 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.52
Louisiana average:

3.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 22 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Louisiana average:

3.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 19 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Louisiana average:

3.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 18 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.16
Louisiana average:

3.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 19 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Louisiana average:

3.79

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

Zip codes: 70583.