New Orleans, LA Analytics

April recorded 15,501 crime incidents.

March recorded 15,886 crime incidents.

February recorded 16,087 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Other: 34,087
  • Theft: 4,977
  • Assault: 3,811
  • Burglary: 1,770
  • Shooting: 981
  • Vandalism: 885
  • Arrest: 635
  • Robbery: 316
  • Arson: 12

Crime by Month

In the past three months, February had the most number of crimes in New Orleans, Louisiana.

February had about 1% more crime than March, with February producing 201 more crimes than March.

February had about 1% more crime than April, with February producing 586 more crimes than April.

Most Committed Crimes in New Orleans, Louisiana

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 10% of crime in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 80% of violent crime in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 74% of property crime in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Reported Shootings in New Orleans, Louisiana

We recorded 981 shootings over a three month period in New Orleans, Louisiana. That's an average of about 327 shootings per month. February saw the most shootings with 345, followed by March with 323 shootings, and April with 313 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.

Data is based on a radius around the center point of New Orleans. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.