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Total crime 22%
Violent crime 21%
Property crime 22%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMurtaugh/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,939 (estimate)1,4432,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a45.342.6
Robberyn/an/an/a8.781.6
Assaultn/an/an/a167.9250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)301 (estimate)224379
Burglaryn/an/an/a219.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a911.81,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a87.9219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,638 (estimate)1,2202,110

Key findings

  • Murtaugh crime rates are 22% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Murtaugh are 21% lower than the national average
  • In Murtaugh you have a 1 in 52 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Murtaugh is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Murtaugh has decreased by 15%

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The Murtaugh crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Murtaugh as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Murtaugh crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Murtaugh (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Murtaugh

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Murtaugh is 1 in 333
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Murtaugh is 1 in 62
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Murtaugh is 1 in 52

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

      Murtaugh police department

      ItemMurtaughIdahoNational
      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
      Hansen, ID1,357106579685
      Kimberly, ID3,528123642765
      Eden, ID3793031,6501,953
      Hazelton, ID7383131,7072,021
      Murtaugh, ID703011,6381,939

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Guffey, CO704683,1823,650
      Two Buttes, CO706164,1874,803
      Allendale, MO706933,6944,387
      Agenda, KS706643,7394,404
      Ridgely, MO705502,9343,484
      Murtaugh, ID703011,6381,939
      Source: The Murtaugh, 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.