Glasgow, MT Criminal and Public Records

Are you searching for criminal records or background information on someone in Glasgow, MT? BeenVerified has access to public arrest records in Valley County that can help you identify criminal background history for individuals in and around the Glasgow area. Glasgow has a population of 3,414, which makes it the 20th largest city in Montana, and an average income of $50,658. We’ve compiled helpful crime statistics below, or you can look up a specific person’s criminal records.

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Crime in Glasgow, MT

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 4 reported violent crimes and 55 reported property crimes in Glasgow. This compares to 3,611 reported violent crimes and 27,100 reported property crimes statewide in Montana. This makes Glasgow 37th in the state of Montana when it comes to violent crimes per 100k people.

The most common violent crime in Glasgow was agg. assault, with 3 reported. The most common property crime was larceny, with 48 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.

Glasgow Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 20th
  • Violent Crimes: 22nd (37th per 100k)
  • Rape: 12th (22nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 21st (37th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 24th (29th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 24th (38th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 24th (27th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 16th (18th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 5,379th
  • Violent Crimes: 629th (3,646th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,133rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 483rd (3,111th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 341st (1,864th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,727th (4,718th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 727th (5,601st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,496th (3,986th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 510th (1,605th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (825th per 100k)

In Valley County (2015)

  • Population: 1st
  • Violent Crimes: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Rape: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1st (1st per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 1st (1st per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 3,414
  • Households: 1,550
  • Median Income: $50,658
  • Land Area: 1.403 miles2
  • Time Zone: MDT

Glasgow, MT Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 0
Rape 2 1
Agg. Assault 3 3
Robbery 0 0
Burglary 0 1
Vehicle Thefts 4 6
Arson 0 0

Violent Crimes in Glasgow, MT in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 0
Rape 1
Aggravated Assault 3
Robbery 0

Property Crimes in Glasgow, MT in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 1
Larceny 48
Motor Vehicle Theft 6
Arson 0

Burglary in Glasgow, MT

Year Burglary
2006 7
2007 5
2008 8
2009 9
2010 10
2011 2
2012 4
2013 7
2014 0
2015 1

Rape in Glasgow, MT

Year Rape
2006 4
2007 3
2008 1
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 3
2013 0
2014 2
2015 1

Montana 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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You may also want to look at statewide reporting numbers.

Montana Statistics:

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 3313 3611
Murder 37 36
Rape 971 978
Agg. Assault 2532 2818
Robbery 203 210
Property Crimes 25312 27100
Burglary 3595 3838
Larceny 19674 20844
Vehicle Thefts 2043 2418
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 Glasgow and compared them to the rates for that same crime in Montana and nationwide.

Burglary in the state of Montana

Year Burglary
2006 2935
2007 3027
2008 3332
2009 3386
2010 3654
2011 3390
2012 3894
2013 4064
2014 3595
2015 3838

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