Lemhi County, ID Arrest Records

Lemhi County, ID is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.91 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Bonneville, Kootenai, Bonner, Cassia, Shoshone counties in Idaho.
Lemhi County, ID property crime rate is 4.01 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 17 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 1,600.00% compared to 2015.

Lemhi County, ID Crime Rate

Total arrests in Lemhi County in 2016 increased by 171.43% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 5 to 7 while non-violent crime increased by 244.44% from 9 to 31.

5 Crimes In Lemhi County, ID in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 17
Larceny-theft 10
Aggravated assault 5
Motor vehicle theft 4
Murder 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Lemhi County increased by 40% from 2015 and increased by 40% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 7. In 2016 violent crime rate in Lemhi County was 80.69% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.091%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Lemhi County increased by 244.44% from 2015 and decreased by 16.22% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 37 to 31. In 2016 property crime rate in Lemhi County was 85.88% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.401%.

How Lemhi stands up against other counties

Lemhi vs. Boise

You’ll be in more safety in Lemhi compared to Boise county that had 119.67% higher crime rate compared to Lemhi county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.6474 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.6844 in Boise county.
Burglary rates of 2.2012 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.6844 in Boise county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lemhi County is 0.85% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.35 daily crimes that occur in Lemhi County.
  • In Lemhi County you have a 1 in 203 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Lemhi, ID have increased by 171.43%.