Vernal, UT Arrest Records

Vernal, UT is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.14 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 59th safest city in Utah among the 74 cities.
Vernal, UT property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 29.86 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 291 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 25.38% compared to 2015.

Vernal Crime Rate

Total arrests in Vernal 2016 decreased by 23.83% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 30 to 25 while non-violent crime decreased by 24.3% from 461 to 349.

5 Crimes In Vernal, UT in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 291
Burglary 45
Aggravated assault 20
Motor vehicle theft 13
Legacy rape 4

Other Cities in Utah with the Most Arrests

Among the 74 cities in state the most dangerous is Salt Lake City with 1,815 violent crimes that’s 31.96% of total of 5,679. Salt Lake City has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 34 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Salt Lake City 94.71
Springdale 57.04
Roosevelt 52.65
Ogden 49.55
Price 44.04

Safest Cities in Utah

Are you planning a move to Utah? Here are the safest cities in Utah with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Vernal is 1 out of 386 up by 0.1% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Lone Peak and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Smithfield.

City Arrests
Smithfield 3.90
Pleasant Grove 6.77
Fairview 7.11
Mapleton 7.49
Saratoga Springs 7.79

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Vernal decreased by 16.67% from 2015 and increased by 4.17% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 24 to 25. In 2016 violent crime rate in Vernal was 54.42% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.214%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Vernal decreased by 24.3% from 2015 and decreased by 0% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 349 to 349. In 2016 property crime rate in Vernal was 5.06% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.986%.

How Vernal stands up against other cities

Vernal vs. Woods Cross

You’ll be in more risk in Vernal compared to Woods Cross that had 44.78% lower crime rate compared to Vernal 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 Woods Cross city.
Larceny rates of 24.8995 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 13.5345 in Woods Cross.

Vernal vs. Smithfield

You’ll be in more risk in Vernal compared to Smithfield that had 87.8% lower crime rate compared to Vernal according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0856 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0908 in Smithfield city.
Burglary rates of 3.8504 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4539 in Smithfield.

Names with the most arrests in Vernal

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 Vernal is 0.03% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 8.77 daily crimes that occur in Vernal.
  • Vernal is more violent than Woods Cross.
  • In Vernal you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Vernal have decreased by 23.83%.