Platte amassed 68 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Platte’s arrest rate was 253.46 per 100,000 residents. The county of Platte is 65.7% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 2 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Platte also experienced 20 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Albany and Carbon, Platte is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Platte, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 10 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Platte, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Platte, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Platte has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Platte experienced 2 violent crimes and 20 non-violent crimes. When comparing Platte to the national average of 739.02, Platte is lower by 65.7% than the national average.