Reported Annual Crime In Salem

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSalem/100k peopleUtah/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime78n/a (estimate)1,0483,2162,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSalem/100k peopleUtah/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.84.9
Rape1n/a13.454.938.6
Robbery0n/a0.044.3101.9
Assault3n/a40.3135.1237.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)54236373
Burglary8n/a107.4416.2491.4
Theft66n/a886.42,273.21,775.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0290.6220.2
Property crime74n/a (estimate)9942,9802,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Salem, UT is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 67% lower than the average of crimes committed in Utah. It is also 63% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Salem, UT shows a crime rate that is 77% lower than the Utah average. The crime rate is also 86% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Salem, UT is shown to be 67% lower than the Utah average and 60% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Salem is 63% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.87 daily crimes that occur in Salem.
  • Salem is safer than 84% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Salem you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Salem has decreased by 2%.

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Daily Crime In Salem (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Salem, UT for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Utah as well as those across America as a whole. The Salem, UT total amount of daily offenses is 3.07 times less than the Utah average and 2.73 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Salem, UT is 4.39 times less than the Utah average, and it is 6.94 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Salem, UT has a daily crime figure that is 3.00 times less than the Utah average and 2.50 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Salem (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Utah and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Salem, UT? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Salem, UT has been ranked safer than 80% of other cities in the state of Utah. In addition, Salem, UT is safer than 84% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Utah and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Salem, UT. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Salem, UT is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Salem

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Salem is 1 in 1862
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Salem is 1 in 101
The chance of being a victim of crime in Salem is 1 in 96
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Salem, UT? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Salem, UT you have a 1 in 1862 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 101 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 96 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Salem, UT.

Year Over Year Crime In Salem (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Salem, UT is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Salem, UT has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 36% in Salem, UT, while property crimes in Salem, UT have increased by 2%. Crimes in total for Salem, UT have decreased by 2% year over year.

Salem police department

ItemSalemUtahNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)103,469556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.52.43.3
There are a total of 10 Salem police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 36.5% less than the Utah average and 54.3% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Utah

StateTotal offendersUtah /100KNational /100K
Utah7,046282222
There are a total of 7,046 sex offenders in Utah. This yields a total of 282 sex offenders in Utah per 100,000 residents which is 27% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Woodland Hills, UT1,29737471509
Benjamin, UT1,171749291,002
Santaquin, UT9,694171,0041,021
Elk Ridge, UT2,699799981,077
Mapleton, UT8,54501,1031,103
Salem, UT6,789549941,048

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Marshfield, MO6,7896383,7174,355
Anadarko, OK6,7864774,1164,593
Upper Sandusky, OH6,7922442,1362,380
El Rio, CA6,7854612,8343,295
Nevada, IA6,7942381,7061,945
Salem, UT6,789549941,048
Source: The Salem, UT crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.