Tangipahoa amassed 10,324 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Tangipahoa’s arrest rate was 2,675.39 per 100,000 residents. The county of Tangipahoa is 262.02% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 739 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Tangipahoa also experienced 2,758 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Bossier and Caddo, Tangipahoa is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Tangipahoa, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 1,676 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Tangipahoa, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Tangipahoa, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Tangipahoa has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Tangipahoa experienced 739 violent crimes and 2,758 non-violent crimes. When comparing Tangipahoa to the national average of 739.02, Tangipahoa is higher by 262.02% than the national average.