The county of Lemhi had 94 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 492.04 per 100,000 residents. This is 33.43% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 7 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lemhi also processed 31 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Ada and Bannock, Lemhi is a more dangerous place to live.
The most popular crime committed in Lemhi is burglary totaling 17, followed by larceny/theft, and then aggravated assault.
Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lemhi County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Lemhi tallied 7 violent crimes and 31 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Lemhi is lower by 33.43% than the national average.