It is located in Lafayette County, LA. It has a population of 12,125 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 245.77 per 10.000 people. There have been 298 arrests in 2017. The city has seen a downtick in arrest records since last year by 0.001%. The majority of crimes committed in Broussard are larceny/theft crimes - 165 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 27 felony charges and 271 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2007-2017, the city of Broussard averaged 268 violent crimes. Of that total, 5 was for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 1 was for revised rape, another 20 was for legacy rape, 57 was for robbery, and 185 was for aggravated assault.