St. Peters, MO Criminal and Public Records

Are you searching for criminal records or background information on someone in St. Peters, MO? BeenVerified has access to public arrest records in St. Charles County that can help you identify criminal background history for individuals in and around the St. Peters area. St. Peters has a population of 56,971, which makes it the 10th largest city in Missouri, and an average income of $70,325. We’ve compiled helpful crime statistics below, or you can look up a specific person’s criminal records.

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Crime in St. Peters, MO

One of the first ways to gauge crime is to look at the reported crimes in that city over a year’s time. Keep in mind that you cannot compare one city’s reported crimes to another city’s reported crimes without also understanding any differences in population. In addition, the reported crime rate and the actual crime rate may be very different; crimes such as forcible rape are notoriously underreported, while crimes like motor vehicle theft have higher reporting rates.

In 2015, there were 98 reported violent crimes and 1244 reported property crimes in St. Peters. This compares to 30,261 reported violent crimes and 173,642 reported property crimes statewide in Missouri. This makes St. Peters 233rd in the state of Missouri when it comes to violent crimes per 100k people.

The most common violent crime in St. Peters was agg. assault, with 61 reported. The most common property crime was larceny, with 1,125 reported.

In addition to these major crimes, there were a number of other offenses committed, but most of those were charged as misdemeanors. Our charts below have much more information.


St. Peters Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 10th
  • Violent Crimes: 24th (233rd per 100k)
  • Rape: 10th (128th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 27th (247th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 24th (124th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 17th (179th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 37th (318th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 14th (137th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 27th (245th per 100k)
  • Arson: 14th (97th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 661st
  • Violent Crimes: 535th (3,163rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 172nd (1,092nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 425th (2,933rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 324th (1,571st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 747th (3,485th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 647th (4,754th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 608th (2,677th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 478th (2,582nd per 100k)
  • Arson: 115th (781st per 100k)

In St. Charles County (2015)

  • Population: 3rd
  • Violent Crimes: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Rape: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 2nd (2nd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 2nd (2nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 3rd (3rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 2nd (2nd per 100k)
  • Arson: 2nd (2nd per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 56,971
  • Households: 21,919
  • Median Income: $70,325
  • Land Area: 22.421 miles2
  • Water Area: 0 miles2
  • Time Zone: CDT

St. Peters, MO Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Rape 15 19
Agg. Assault 62 61
Robbery 14 18
Burglary 92 81
Vehicle Thefts 38 38
Arson 6 3

Violent Crimes in St. Peters, MO in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Rape 19
Aggravated Assault 61
Robbery 18

Property Crimes in St. Peters, MO in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 81
Larceny 1125
Motor Vehicle Theft 38
Arson 3

Larceny in St. Peters, MO

Year Larceny
2006 1124
2007 1166
2008 1388
2010 1349
2011 1270
2012 1249
2013 1118
2014 986
2015 1125

Violent Crimes in St. Peters, MO

Year Violent Crimes
2006 102
2007 106
2008 181
2010 104
2011 138
2012 119
2013 117
2014 91
2015 98

Missouri Criminal Statistics:


Criminal Records Lookup

Do you want to lookup a specific individual’s criminal records? While a criminal background check may be important, it is important to understand that that the presence or absence of some criminal history may not be indicative of a person’s actual criminal behavior. People can be arrested for and charged with crimes that they did not commit, while other people may never be charged with crimes that they did commit. Therefore, when looking at an individual’s criminal background, it is important to understand the differences between arrests, charges, and convictions. It is equally important to understand that the absence of a criminal record does not guarantee that a person has not engaged in criminal behavior or will not engage in future criminal behavior.

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Missouri Statistics:

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 26856 30261
Rape 4085 4407
Agg. Assault 18482 20830
Robbery 5592 6376
Property Crimes 176237 173642
Burglary 35258 34006
Larceny 124622 122637
Vehicle Thefts 16357 16999
Arson 0 0

While the overall numbers can help you find some information, the crime rate is more informative. The crime rate can be reported in various ways; here we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By looking at the crime rate in a city, you can determine whether that city is more or less dangerous than surrounding cities. Here, we have compiled comparisons of the rate for various crimes in St. Peters and compared them to the rates for that same crime in Missouri and nationwide.


Larceny in the state of Missouri

Year Larceny
2006 153490
2007 152529
2008 150032
2009 141432
2010 140320
2011 138743
2012 140816
2013 134416
2014 124622
2015 122637

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