Crime Trend in Utah

There were 7,553 violent crimes, 72 murders, 69,546 property crimes in 2019.

Violent crime in Utah

Number of violent crimes

Crime rates (rate per 100,000)

Year Violent crime Rate Source
2019 7,553 235.6 [51]
2018 7,551 239.4 [51]
2017 7,410 238.9 [52]
2016 7,406 243.3 [52]
2015 7,071 236.0 [53]
2014 6,464 219.5 [53]
2013 6,070 209.2 [54]
2012 5,939 208.0 [54]
2011 5,494 195.0 [55]
2010 5,925 213.5 [55]

Murder and non negligent manslaughter in Utah

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Murder Rate Source
2019 72 2.2 [51]
2018 63 2.0 [51]
2017 73 2.4 [52]
2016 74 2.4 [52]
2015 54 1.8 [53]
2014 66 2.2 [53]
2013 49 1.7 [54]
2012 52 1.8 [54]
2011 54 1.9 [55]
2010 53 1.9 [55]

The number of robberies in Utah

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Robberies Rate Source
2019 1,125 35.1 [51]
2018 1,237 39.2 [51]
2017 1,468 47.3 [52]
2016 1,528 50.2 [52]
2015 1,326 44.3 [53]
2014 1,313 44.6 [53]
2013 1,243 42.8 [54]
2012 1,105 38.7 [54]
2011 1,081 38.4 [55]
2010 1,269 45.7 [55]

The number of aggravated assaults in Utah

Number of aggravated assaults

Aggravated assault rate (per 100,000)

Year Aggravated assaults Rate Source
2019 4,534 141.4 [51]
2018 4,397 139.4 [51]
2017 4,172 134.5 [52]
2016 4,244 139.4 [52]
2015 4,046 135.1 [53]
2014 3,538 120.2 [53]
2013 3,784 130.4 [54]
2012 3,807 133.4 [54]
2011 3,505 124.4 [55]
2010 3,620 130.4 [55]

The number of property crimes in Utah

Number of property crimes

Property crime rate (per 100,000)

Year Property crimes Rate Source
2019 69,546 2169.3 [51]
2018 76,294 2419.3 [51]
2017 86,238 2780.2 [52]
2016 90,561 2974.8 [52]
2015 89,278 2980.0 [53]
2014 85,473 2902.8 [53]
2013 85,586 2950.4 [54]
2012 86,284 3022.3 [54]
2011 83,758 2973.1 [55]
2010 88,316 3182.0 [55]

The number of burglaries in Utah

Number of burglaries

Burglary rate (per 100,000)

Year Burglary Rate Source
2019 8,871 276.7 [51]
2018 10,079 319.6 [51]
2017 11,817 381.0 [52]
2016 12,938 425.0 [52]
2015 12,468 416.2 [53]
2014 11,656 395.9 [53]
2013 13,333 459.6 [54]
2012 13,095 458.7 [54]
2011 13,122 465.8 [55]
2010 15,095 543.9 [55]

The number of larceny thefts in Utah

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 53,937 1682.4 [51]
2018 58,406 1852.1 [51]
2017 64,892 2092.1 [52]
2016 68,261 2242.2 [52]
2015 68,103 2273.2 [53]
2014 66,487 2258.0 [53]
2013 64,788 2233.4 [54]
2012 67,157 2352.4 [54]
2011 64,453 2287.8 [55]
2010 67,242 2422.7 [55]

The number of motor vehicle thefts in Utah

Number of motor vehicle thefts

Motor vehicle theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Vehicle theft Rate Source
2019 6,738 210.2 [51]
2018 7,809 247.6 [51]
2017 9,529 307.2 [52]
2016 9,362 307.5 [52]
2015 8,707 290.6 [53]
2014 7,330 248.9 [53]
2013 7,465 257.3 [54]
2012 6,032 211.3 [54]
2011 6,183 219.5 [55]
2010 5,979 215.4 [55]

crime rate = number / population * 100,000

FBI calculates the crime rates by using population data published by U.S. Census Bureau in all years.

The crime rates in all states

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