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


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

Crime rate in Sterlington, LA

The 2011 crime rate in Sterlington, LA is 173 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.6 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 63.1% U.S. cities. The 2011 Sterlington crime rate rose by 43% compared to 2010. In the last 5 years Sterlington has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Sterlington, LA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Sterlington:

173.4
Bastrop:

663.5
Monroe:

786.6
West Monroe:

577.5
Richwood:

377.7
Marion:

102.7
Farmerville:

334.5
Rayville:

3.4
Crossett:

373.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Sterlington by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(74.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(69.1)
2
(124.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(84.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(169.3)
1
(80.6)
4
(298.3)
5
(353.4)
3
(207.3)
4
(248.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2
(169.3)
4
(322.6)
8
(596.6)
5
(353.4)
4
(276.4)
1
(62.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(423.4)
16
(1,290)
15
(1,119)
14
(989.4)
2
(138.2)
8
(497.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(70.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index88.190.3205.8135.0121.6173.4

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 7 registered sex offenders living in Sterlington, Louisiana as of June 17, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sterlington is 312 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2011
Sterlington:

248.6
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Sterlington:

172.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Sterlington:

176.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Sterlington:

223.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Sterlington:

40.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Sterlington:

127.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Property crime rate in 2011
Sterlington:

37.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Sterlington:

62.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Sterlington:

120.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Sterlington:

175.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Sterlington:

129.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Sterlington:

55.0
U.S. Average:

317.3
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: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
Louisiana average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
Louisiana average:

3.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
Louisiana average:

3.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.35
Louisiana average:

3.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.73
Louisiana average:

3.82

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 6 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.15
Louisiana average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.22
Louisiana average:

3.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 9 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.26
Louisiana average:

3.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 8 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.27
Louisiana average:

3.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.27
Louisiana average:

3.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.92
Louisiana average:

3.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.92
Louisiana average:

3.79

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

Zip codes: 71280.