Salt Lake amassed 26,003 arrests over the past three years. During 2010, Salt Lake’s arrest rate was 0.00 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 561 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Salt Lake also experienced 7,577 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Cache and Davis, Salt Lake is a safer place to reside.
In Salt Lake, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 5,320 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Salt Lake, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
Most crimes committed in Salt Lake are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.