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Criminal statistics for the state of Louisiana

Total Crime - In 2006, Louisiana had a Total Crime Index of 5422.8 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 0% from the previous year in 2005. The Total Crime Index was up 7.8% since 1983, but down 20.8% since 1993 Louisiana's Total Crime Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.
Violent Crime - Louisiana had a Violent Crime Index of 594.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was down 0.4% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 796.5% since 2002, but down 44.1% since 1993. Louisiana's Violent Crime Index has changed slightly during the past twenty five years, declining slightly.
Property Crime - Louisiana's 2006 Property Crime Index was 3993.7 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was up 8% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 7.4% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1996, down 32.5%. Louisiana's Property Crime Index has been gradually dropping during the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Louisiana Murder Rate was 9.9 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 1% from the previous year in 2005. The Murder Rate was down 7.5% since 1999 and down from a 25 year high in 1993, down 51.3%. Louisiana's Murder Rate has been declining during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Louisiana's Forcible Rape Index was 36.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 15.8% from the previous year in 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 16.2% since 2001, but down 18.2% since 1994. Louisiana's Forcible Rape Index has been gradually dropping during the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Louisiana was 133.6 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 13.2% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was down 14.4% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1993, down 52.9%. Louisiana's Robbery Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Aggravated Assault - Louisiana's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 515.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 18.4% from the previous year, 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 35.9% since 1981, but down 28% since 1993. Louisiana's Aggravated Assault Index has been steadily increasing during the past twenty five years.
Burglary - In 2006, Louisiana had a Burglary Index of 1049.2 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 20% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 5.7% since 2003, but down 31.2% since 1980. Louisiana's Burglary Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Louisiana was 2579.7 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 3% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 7.3% since 1983 and down from a 25 year high in 1996, down 35.3%. Louisiana's Larceny Theft Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, declining slightly.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Louisiana was 364.8 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 3% from the previous year, 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up 18.6% since 1984, but down 42.3% since 1996. Louisiana's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.