Musselshell County, MT Arrest Records

Musselshell County, MT is among the most violent counties in the USA with 6.76 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Flathead, Missoula, Yellowstone, Gallatin, Lake counties in Montana.
Musselshell County, MT property crime rate is 19.61 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 66 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 10.00% compared to 2015.

Musselshell County, MT Crime Rate

Total arrests in Musselshell County in 2016 decreased by 2.42% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 40 to 31 while non-violent crime increased by 7.14% from 84 to 90.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 66
Aggravated assault 28
Burglary 14
Motor vehicle theft 10
Arson 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Musselshell County decreased by 22.5% from 2015 and increased by 72.22% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 18 to 31. In 2016 violent crime rate in Musselshell County was 43.95% higher than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.676%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Musselshell County increased by 7.14% from 2015 and increased by 16.88% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 77 to 90. In 2016 property crime rate in Musselshell County was 31% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.961%.

How Musselshell stands up against other counties

Musselshell vs. Toole

You’ll be in more risk in Musselshell compared to Toole county that had 28.37% lower crime rate compared to Musselshell county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.2179 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.6028 in Toole county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 2.1791 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.8037 in Toole county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Musselshell County is 0.2% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 7.22 daily crimes that occur in Musselshell County.
  • Musselshell, MT is more violent than Toole.
  • In Musselshell County you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Musselshell, MT have decreased by 2.42%.

Musselshell Police Departments