News Release

Lafayette Police Department CALEA Emblem


Jim Craft, Chief of Police
900 East University Ave.
P.O. Box 4308
Lafayette, LA 70502
Contact: Cpl. Paul L. Mouton
Public Information Officer
Office: (337) 291-8617
Fax: (337) 291-8665
Email-pmouton@lafayetteLA.gov​
 

 

Date/Time: 2/17/2014 11:00 AM
 
Lafayette Police Release UCR Statistics
 
Lafayette, LA – Crime statistics for the year of 2013 have been released by the Lafayette Police Department.  There was a 9% increase in total reported crimes within the City of Lafayette.  Increases in 2013 included the crimes of Aggravated Rape, Robbery, Theft and Auto Theft.  Those crime categories that decreased were Homicides, Assaults and Burglaries. 
 
Below is a chart illustrating the comparison between crimes from 2012 to 2013 along with a 7 year charts demonstrating the crime trends.
UCR Crime
2012
2013
%
Homicide
12
10
-17%
Rape
11
17
+55%
Robbery
202
272
+35%
Assault
2306
2287
-1%
Burglary
1330
1276
-4%
Theft
5244
5995
+14%
Auto Theft
241
297
+23%
Totals
9346
10154
+9%
 
 
 
 
Arrest under 18
1177
994
-16%
Adult Arrest
11228
10798
-4%
Totals
12405
11792
-5%
 
 
 
 
Calls for Service
243020
234406
-4%
 
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