Ponderay, ID Arrest Records

Ponderay, ID is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.76 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 61st safest city in Idaho among the 61 cities.
Ponderay, ID property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 126.54 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 133 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 17.70% compared to 2015.

Ponderay Crime Rate

Total arrests in Ponderay 2016 increased by 14.06% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 2 to 2 while non-violent crime increased by 14.29% from 126 to 144.

5 Crimes In Ponderay, ID in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 133
Burglary 6
Motor vehicle theft 5
Aggravated assault 2
Murder 0

Other Cities in Idaho with the Most Arrests

Among the 61 cities in state the most dangerous is Boise with 657 violent crimes that’s 24.55% of total of 2,676. Ponderay has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 26 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Ponderay 128.30
Cascade 53.13
Garden City 43.20
Lewiston 42.12
Osburn 37.92

Safest Cities in Idaho

Are you planning a move to Idaho? Here are the safest cities in Idaho with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Ponderay is 1 out of 371 up by 0.05% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Rexburg and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Cottonwood.

City Arrests
Cottonwood 3.24
Sun Valley 3.51
Pinehurst 4.45
Rexburg 7.04
Hailey 7.71

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Ponderay decreased by 0% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Ponderay was 62.55% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.176%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Ponderay increased by 14.29% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Ponderay was 345.18% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 12.654%.

How Ponderay stands up against other cities

Ponderay vs. Challis

You’ll be in more risk in Ponderay compared to Challis that had 86.4% lower crime rate compared to Ponderay according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Challis city.
Burglary rates of 5.2724 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.7829 in Challis.

Ponderay vs. Kamiah

You’ll be in more risk in Ponderay compared to Kamiah that had 78.5% lower crime rate compared to Ponderay 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 the same as average 0.0000 in Kamiah city.
Burglary rates of 5.2724 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 11.8203 in Kamiah.

Names with the most arrests in Ponderay

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 100% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ponderay is 2.87% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 35.15 daily crimes that occur in Ponderay.
  • Ponderay is more violent than Challis.
  • In Ponderay you have a 1 in 8 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Ponderay have increased by 14.06%.