Shreveport, LA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
10,651
Total Crimes
5,678.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
129.29%
Above National Average
90 out of 111
In Louisiana
9,462 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Shreveport, LA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Shreveport is 5,678.8 per 100,000 people. That's 129.29% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 53.02% higher than the Louisiana total crime rate of 3,711.3 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Shreveport SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
9

How Does Shreveport Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Shreveport
/ 100k People
Louisiana
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 10,651 5,678.8 3,711.3 2,476.7
Murder 35 18.7 11.7 5.0
Robbery 294 156.8 86.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1,000 533.2 402.1 250.2
Violent Crime 1,462 779.5 549.3 366.7
Burglary 1,626 866.9 579.0 340.5
Larceny 6,915 3,686.9 2,352.4 1,549.5
Car Theft 648 345.5 230.5 219.9
Property Crime 9,189 4,899.3 3,162.0 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Shreveport

1,462.0
Violent Crimes
779.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
112.57%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 128.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Shreveport each year. That compares to a 1 in 182.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Shreveport is 779.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 112.57% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 41.90% higher than the Louisiana violent crime rate of 549.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Shreveport

9,189.0
Property Crimes
4,899.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
132.21%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 20.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Shreveport each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Shreveport is 4,899.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 132.21% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 54.95% higher than the Louisiana property crime rate of 3,162.0 per 100,000 people.

Shreveport Crime Compared To Louisiana Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Louisiana.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Shreveport

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Jamestown, ND 15,198 352 2,316.1 2,072.6 243.5
Minden, LA 11,984 502 4,188.9 3,312.8 876.2
Springhill, LA 4,792 86 1,794.7 1,398.2 396.5
Mansfield, LA 4,741 218 4,598.2 3,881.0 717.1
Blanchard, LA 3,147 39 1,239.3 1,239.3 0.0
Greenwood, LA 3,141 85 2,706.1 2,451.4 254.7
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