Utah amassed 1,123 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Utah’s arrest rate was 81.88 per 100,000 residents. The county of Utah is 88.92% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 56 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Utah also experienced 429 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Cache and Juab, Utah is a safer place to reside.
In Utah, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 325 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Utah, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.
In Utah, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Utah has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Utah experienced 56 violent crimes and 429 non-violent crimes. When comparing Utah to the national average of 739.02, Utah is lower by 88.92% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Utah are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.