Louisiana Home Security Systems
The rate of violent crime in the state of Louisiana is higher than the national average by 58.61%, and the nonviolent crime rate in Louisiana is higher by 56.18%. But here’s the good news: like the majority of the U.S., overall crime rates in Louisiana have shown a general downward trend over the past two decades, according to CityRating.com and LA.gov.*
In 2010 there were 39,348 burglaries in Louisiana. The state is ranked sixth in the nation in terms of burglary rate, with a rate more than 40% higher than the national average. Burglary made up 27% of nonviolent crimes in 2010. When juvenile and adult arrests are taken into account, there were 4,678 arrests for burglary in Louisiana in 2010, for an arrest rate of just under 12%.