Garfield County, MT Arrest Records

Garfield County, MT is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.76 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Flathead, Lake, Ravalli, Roosevelt, Jefferson counties in Montana.
Garfield County, MT property crime rate is 6.11 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 5 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 150.00% compared to 2015.

Garfield County, MT Crime Rate

Total arrests in Garfield County in 2016 increased by 125% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 2 to 1 while non-violent crime increased by 300% from 2 to 8.

5 Crimes In Garfield County, MT in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 5
Burglary 2
Aggravated assault 1
Motor vehicle theft 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Garfield County decreased by 50% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Garfield County was 83.73% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.076%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Garfield County increased by 300% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Garfield County was 78.52% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.611%.

How Garfield stands up against other counties

Garfield vs. Prairie

You’ll be in more safety in Garfield compared to Prairie county that had 84.72% higher crime rate compared to Garfield county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Prairie county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.7634 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 4.2301 in Prairie county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Garfield County is 0.79% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.88 daily crimes that occur in Garfield County.
  • In Garfield County you have a 1 in 146 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Garfield, MT have increased by 125%.

Garfield Police Departments