Rapides County, LA Arrest Records

Rapides County, LA is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.86 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Jefferson, Tangipahoa, Calcasieu, Ouachita, Terrebonne counties in Louisiana.
Rapides County, LA property crime rate is 15.13 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 1,169 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 1.65% compared to 2015.

Rapides County, LA Crime Rate

Total arrests in Rapides County in 2016 increased by 8.37% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 292 to 379 while non-violent crime increased by 5.09% from 1,907 to 2,004.

5 Crimes In Rapides County, LA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 1,169
Burglary 678
Aggravated assault 328
Motor vehicle theft 157
Revised rape 35

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Rapides County increased by 29.79% from 2015 and increased by 26.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 300 to 379. In 2016 violent crime rate in Rapides County was 39.01% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.286%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Rapides County increased by 5.09% from 2015 and decreased by 0.15% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2,007 to 2,004. In 2016 property crime rate in Rapides County was 46.76% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.513%.

How Rapides stands up against other counties

Rapides vs. Tangipahoa

You’ll be in more safety in Rapides compared to Tangipahoa county that had 41.27% higher crime rate compared to Rapides county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.4769 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 4.2307 in Tangipahoa county.
Arson rates of 0.0378 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0689 in Tangipahoa county.

Rapides vs. Bossier

You’ll be in more risk in Rapides compared to Bossier county that had 67.42% lower crime rate compared to Rapides county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.1133 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0793 in Bossier county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.1856 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2856 in Bossier county.

Names with the most arrests in Rapides

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Rapides, Louisiana, the most crimes, that's 33.49% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Rapides County is 0.46% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 4.93 daily crimes that occur in Rapides County.
  • Rapides, LA is safer than Tangipahoa.
  • In Rapides County you have a 1 in 56 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Rapides, LA have increased by 8.37%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Rapides, LA

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  • Arrest Date: 05-26-2020 07:20:00
  • Age: 25
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  • Place of Birth: Louisiana
  • Address: 624 MEADOWLARK DR Alexandria, LOUISIANA 71301
  • State: Louisiana
  • Total Bond: 76000.00
  • Booking Date: 2020-05-26 07:20:00
  • Location: Rapides Parish Detention Center 1
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PROPERTY <1,000, UNAUTHORIZED ENTRY: OF AN INHABITED DWELLING, BATTERY: AGGRAVATED (F) on May 26, 2020 was Fabiana Richardson. The 25-year-old Richardson was arrested by Rapides County Law Enforcement. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Richardson is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Rapides County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-26-2020 03:34:00
  • Age: 30
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  • Place of Birth: Louisiana
  • Address: 2109 CREPE MYRTLE ST Pineville, LOUISIANA 71360
  • State: Louisiana
  • Total Bond: 3700.00
  • Booking Date: 2020-05-26 03:34:00
  • Location: Rapides Parish Detention Center 1
  • Summary: On May 26, 2020, Samantha Jean Plant, 30, was arrested by police near Rapides, Louisiana and charged with GENERAL SPEED LAW, IMPROPER LANE USAGE, ILL CARRY FIREARM W/ILL DRUGS, (M) POSSESSION OF CDS 1 <2 GRAMS, (M) POSS CDS 1 1ST 14 GRAMS OR LESS MARIJUANA, TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL OR CHEMICAL DERIVATIVES THEREOF. GENERAL SPEED LAW, IMPROPER LANE USAGE, ILL CARRY FIREARM W/ILL DRUGS, (M) POSSESSION OF CDS 1 <2 GRAMS, (M) POSS CDS 1 1ST 14 GRAMS OR LESS MARIJUANA, TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL OR CHEMICAL DERIVATIVES THEREOF, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Plant’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Rapides County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 05-25-2020 11:20:00
  • Age: 36
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  • Place of Birth: Louisiana
  • Address: 4212 EARL DR Alexandria, LOUISIANA 71303
  • State: Louisiana
  • Total Bond: 0.00
  • Booking Date: 2020-05-25 11:20:00
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  • Summary: On May 25, 2020, Rapides County Law Enforcement arrested 36-year-old Dell Stampley for CONTEMPT OF COURT in Rapides, Louisiana. CONTEMPT OF COURT is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Stampley may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Rapides County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-25-2020 01:40:00
  • Age: 41
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  • Place of Birth: Louisiana
  • Address: 144 WALKER DR Pineville, LOUISIANA 71360
  • State: Louisiana
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-25 13:40:00
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  • Summary: 41-year-old John Phillip Smith, arrested May 25, 2020 in Rapides, Louisiana for TRESPASSING/REMAINING AFTER FORBIDDEN, ASSAULT: AGGRAVATED (M). Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Smith’s status may be obtained from the following: Rapides County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-25-2020 06:17:00
  • Age: 21
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  • Address: 385 BAYOU CLEAR RD Woodworth, LOUISIANA 71485
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  • Summary: On May 25, 2020, Rapides County Law Enforcement arrested 21-year-old Robert B Sneed for ASSAULT: AGGRAVATED WITH A FIREARM (F), DISTURBING THE PEACE: VIOLENT & TUMULTOUS MANNER in Rapides, Louisiana. ASSAULT: AGGRAVATED WITH A FIREARM (F), DISTURBING THE PEACE: VIOLENT & TUMULTOUS MANNER is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Sneed may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Rapides County Law Enforcement.