Soldotna has a population of 4,693. During the past three years, Soldotna saw 741 arrests. For 2017, the Soldotna's arrest rate totaled 566.80 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 79.06% makes Soldotna higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 33 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Soldotna also totaled 233 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Homer and Seward, Soldotna is a more dangerous place to live.
Overall, Soldotna had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Soldotna averaged 33 violent crimes and 233 non-violent crimes.
The city of Soldotna experienced 238 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 39 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 20, and the aggravated assault total was 179.