West Lafayette Crime Statistics:
The City of West Lafayettes theft crime rate has been almost half of the State of Indiana from 2010 to 2014. Both rates experienced gradual declines into 2014 but The City of West Lafayette had the most significant decrease reported in 2014. The theft crime rate is reported by a combination of various types of property damage and burglaries.
The violent crime rate for the State of Indiana has been on a gradual increase from 2010 to 2014. Below the violent crime rate of Indiana, The City of West Lafayette saw increases into 2012 and a dramatic decrease into 2014.