The city of Houma, with a total population of 34,083, experienced 4,976 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 401.37 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 26.8% difference making Houma higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 123 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Houma also handled 1,245 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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The city of Houma experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Houma totaled 123 violent crimes and 1,245 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2017, Houma experienced 2,558 violent crimes. Of those, 43 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, 16 were for revised rape, another 146 were for legacy rape, 728 were for robbery, and 1,625 were for aggravated assault.