Prairie County, MT Arrest Records

Prairie County, MT is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.54 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Missoula, Yellowstone, Gallatin, Ravalli, Roosevelt counties in Montana.
Prairie County, MT property crime rate is 10.15 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 6 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 20.00% compared to 2015.

Prairie County, MT Crime Rate

Total arrests in Prairie County in 2016 increased by 15.38% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 4 to 3 while non-violent crime increased by 33.33% from 9 to 12.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 6
Motor vehicle theft 5
Aggravated assault 3
Burglary 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Prairie County decreased by 25% from 2015 and increased by 200% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1 to 3. In 2016 violent crime rate in Prairie County was 45.91% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.254%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Prairie County increased by 33.33% from 2015 and increased by 100% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 6 to 12. In 2016 property crime rate in Prairie County was 64.28% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.015%.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Prairie County is 0.62% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.48 daily crimes that occur in Prairie County.
  • In Prairie County you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Prairie, MT have increased by 15.38%.

Prairie Police Departments