Richland amassed 973 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, Richland’s arrest rate was 1,634.85 per 100,000 residents. The county of Richland is 121.19% higher than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 76 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Richland also experienced 258 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Acadia and Bossier, Richland is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Richland, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 173 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Richland, is aggravated assault, and the third most common is burglary.
In Richland, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Richland has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Richland experienced 76 violent crimes and 258 non-violent crimes. When comparing Richland to the national average of 739.12, Richland is higher by 121.19% than the national average.