Patterson has a population of 6,053. During the past three years, Patterson saw 389 arrests. For 2017, the Patterson's arrest rate totaled 327.11 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 3.34% makes Patterson higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 32 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Patterson also totaled 166 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Franklin and Morgan City, Patterson is a safer place to live.
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Overall, Patterson had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Patterson averaged 32 violent crimes and 166 non-violent crimes.
The city of Patterson experienced 73 violent crimes during 2012-2017. Of that total, 2 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 2, and the aggravated assault total was 68.