Franklinton, LA Arrest Records

Franklinton, LA is among the safest cities in the USA with 4.51 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 73rd safest city in Louisiana among the 91 cities.
Franklinton, LA property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 59.70 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 173 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 10.19% compared to 2015.

Franklinton Crime Rate

Total arrests in Franklinton 2016 increased by 3.42% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 26 to 17 while non-violent crime increased by 8.17% from 208 to 225.

5 Crimes In Franklinton, LA in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 173
Burglary 38
Motor vehicle theft 14
Aggravated assault 10
Legacy rape 4

Other Cities in Louisiana with the Most Arrests

Among the 91 cities in state the most dangerous is New Orleans with 4,249 violent crimes that’s 25.89% of total of 16,413. Bastrop has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 55 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Bastrop 129.59
Monroe 123.58
Hammond 117.47
Alexandria 103.76
Opelousas 95.01

Safest Cities in Louisiana

Are you planning a move to Louisiana? Here are the safest cities in Louisiana with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Franklinton is 1 out of 115 up by 0.04% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Patterson and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Clinton.

City Arrests
Jena 1.17
Sibley 2.55
French Settlement 5.30
Clinton 6.39
Erath 6.65

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Franklinton decreased by 34.62% from 2015 and decreased by 26.09% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 23 to 17. In 2016 violent crime rate in Franklinton was 3.88% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.451%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Franklinton increased by 8.17% from 2015 and increased by 14.21% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 197 to 225. In 2016 property crime rate in Franklinton was 110.02% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.97%.

How Franklinton stands up against other cities

Franklinton vs. Farmerville

You’ll be in more risk in Franklinton compared to Farmerville that had 4.1% lower crime rate compared to Franklinton according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.5306 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.0392 in Farmerville city.
Arson rates of 0.2653 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Farmerville.

Franklinton vs. Lake Providence

You’ll be in more risk in Franklinton compared to Lake Providence that had 66.86% lower crime rate compared to Franklinton according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.6532 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 12.2750 in Lake Providence city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 3.7145 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2728 in Lake Providence.

Names with the most arrests in Franklinton

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 33.33% are people aged between 41-50.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Franklinton is 0.94% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 17.59 daily crimes that occur in Franklinton.
  • Franklinton is more violent than Farmerville.
  • In Franklinton you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Franklinton have increased by 3.42%.