Sandpoint, ID Arrest Records

Sandpoint, ID is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.65 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 49th safest city in Idaho among the 61 cities.
Sandpoint, ID property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 27.36 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 167 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 0.60% compared to 2015.

Sandpoint Crime Rate

Total arrests in Sandpoint 2016 increased by 8.18% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 7 to 21 while non-violent crime increased by 1.88% from 213 to 217.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 167
Burglary 40
Aggravated assault 18
Motor vehicle theft 10
Legacy rape 2

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 Sandpoint 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 Sandpoint increased by 200% from 2015 and increased by 133.33% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 9 to 21. In 2016 violent crime rate in Sandpoint was 43.58% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.265%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Sandpoint increased by 1.88% from 2015 and decreased by 19.03% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 268 to 217. In 2016 property crime rate in Sandpoint was 3.74% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.736%.

How Sandpoint stands up against other cities

Sandpoint vs. Hailey

You’ll be in more risk in Sandpoint compared to Hailey that had 74.32% lower crime rate compared to Sandpoint according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Hailey city.
Larceny rates of 21.0566 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.3242 in Hailey.

Sandpoint vs. Rathdrum

You’ll be in more risk in Sandpoint compared to Rathdrum that had 13.23% lower crime rate compared to Sandpoint according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.1261 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2604 in Rathdrum city.
Larceny rates of 21.0566 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 16.4041 in Rathdrum.

Names with the most arrests in Sandpoint

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 40% are people aged between 41-50.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sandpoint is 0.09% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 8.22 daily crimes that occur in Sandpoint.
  • Sandpoint is more violent than Hailey.
  • In Sandpoint you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Sandpoint have increased by 8.18%.