Bossier County had 1,955 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 565.62 per 100.000 population which is by 23.46% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 67 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Caddo and county Union it’s a more dangerous place to live in.
Currently, the most popular arrest in Bossier is larceny/theft - 434 arrests followed by burglary - 167 and aggravated assault - 57 arrests.
Violent crime in Bossier County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 47.19% lower.