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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 52%
Property crime 65%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleChallis/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime10n/a (estimate)9201,4432,489
Murder0n/a0.02.05.0
Rape1n/a92.045.342.6
Robbery0n/a0.08.781.6
Assault1n/a92.0167.9250.2
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)184224379
Burglary1n/a92.0219.7340.5
Theft7n/a644.0911.81,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.087.9219.9
Property crime8n/a (estimate)7361,2202,110

Key findings

  • Challis crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Challis are 52% lower than the national average
  • In Challis you have a 1 in 109 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Challis is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Challis has decreased by 58%

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      Daily Crime In Challis (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Challis

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Challis is 1 in 544
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Challis is 1 in 136
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Challis is 1 in 109

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

      Challis police department

      ItemChallisIdahoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,868558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

      Sex offenders in Idaho

      StateTotal offendersIdaho /100KNational /100K
      Idaho4,932333266
      There are a total of 4,932 sex offenders in Idaho. This yields a total of 333 sex offenders in Idaho per 100,000 residents which is 25% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Challis, ID820184736920

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Quogue, NY820145555700
      Walnut Grove, AL8206813,5664,247
      Fountain City, IN8204962,6353,131
      Baconton, GA8205173,6024,119
      Morrisdale, PA8204872,2312,718
      Challis, ID820184736920
      Source: The Challis, ID crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.