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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 2019 crime rate in Scott, LA is 190 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 66.7% U.S. cities. The 2019 Scott crime rate rose by 28% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Scott has seen increasing violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous Scott, LA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Scott:

189.7
Lafayette:

350.7
Carencro:

235.8
Broussard:

227.3
Rayne:

156.5
Youngsville:

80.2
Breaux Bridge:

478.7
Church Point:

316.0
Crowley:

520.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Scott by year

Type

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

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)
1
(11.4)
0
(0.0)
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)
0
(0.0)
2
(22.9)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
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)
14
(158.9)
10
(114.6)
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)
43
(488.1)
61
(699.1)
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)
102
(1,158)
179
(2,052)
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)
14
(158.9)
19
(217.8)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index189.7218.7175.3209.1152.5129.9161.6151.4147.7189.7

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 14 registered sex offenders living in Scott, Louisiana as of December 06, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Scott is 625 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Scott:

80.2
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Scott:

102.2
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Scott:

51.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

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 2019
Scott:

275.1
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Scott:

179.3
U.S. Average:

190.2

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 2019, including police officers: 31 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.32
Louisiana average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 28 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.95
Louisiana average:

3.01

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:

3.52

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

2.85
Louisiana average:

3.80

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

2.76
Louisiana average:

3.82

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

2.46
Louisiana average:

3.77

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.