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


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

Crime rate in Walker, LA

The 2019 crime rate in Walker, LA is 372 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 89.8% U.S. cities. The 2019 Walker crime rate fell by 26% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Walker has seen decreasing violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Walker, LA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Walker:

372.1
Denham Springs:

455.2
Port Vincent:

117.2
French Settlement:

60.1
Baton Rouge:

544.5
Gonzales:

546.5
Baker:

235.6
Springfield:

244.4
Killian:

86.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Walker by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(32.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
4
(60.9)
4
(64.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.2)
2
(32.3)
2
(32.0)
6
(94.5)
5
(77.6)
1
(15.9)
4
(63.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(108.9)
13
(198.0)
8
(129.2)
9
(143.3)
10
(162.0)
10
(161.6)
8
(127.8)
6
(94.5)
4
(62.0)
4
(63.6)
2
(31.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
67
(1,042)
28
(426.4)
42
(678.1)
35
(557.4)
27
(437.5)
31
(501.1)
34
(543.2)
21
(330.7)
43
(667.0)
54
(859.1)
27
(428.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
55
(855.8)
77
(1,173)
61
(984.8)
54
(860.0)
42
(680.5)
31
(501.1)
31
(495.3)
17
(267.7)
48
(744.5)
40
(636.3)
33
(524.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
332
(5,166)
285
(4,340)
269
(4,343)
322
(5,128)
294
(4,763)
236
(3,814)
227
(3,627)
198
(3,118)
306
(4,746)
384
(6,109)
292
(4,638)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(140.0)
6
(91.4)
10
(161.4)
13
(207.0)
5
(81.0)
3
(48.5)
9
(143.8)
8
(126.0)
14
(217.2)
8
(127.3)
3
(47.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(31.1)
3
(45.7)
1
(16.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A2
(32.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.9)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index518.9456.4481.6436.4393.7430.7363.8323.6473.4502.7372.1

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 48 registered sex offenders living in Walker, Louisiana as of May 12, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Walker is 131 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Walker:

293.8
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Walker:

477.3
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Walker:

442.1
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Walker:

307.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Walker:

367.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Walker:

428.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Walker:

315.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Walker:

350.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Walker:

468.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Walker:

373.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Walker:

575.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Property crime rate in 2019
Walker:

343.9
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Walker:

451.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Walker:

418.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Walker:

228.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Walker:

302.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Walker:

298.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Walker:

386.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Walker:

459.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Walker:

438.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Walker:

465.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Walker:

450.4
U.S. Average:

285.6
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: 23 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Louisiana average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.70
Louisiana average:

3.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 22 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Louisiana average:

3.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.15
Louisiana average:

3.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 23 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
Louisiana average:

3.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.07
Louisiana average:

3.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 22 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.92
Louisiana average:

3.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.71
Louisiana average:

3.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Louisiana average:

3.82

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
Louisiana average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 21 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Louisiana average:

3.78

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

Zip codes: 70785.