Bountiful, UT Criminal and Public Records

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About Bountiful

Bountiful is located in Davis County, with a population of 43,784. This makes it the 15th most populous city in Utah. It has an average income of $64,123.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 62 reported major violent crimes (0.001423 per person) and 921 reported major property crimes in Bountiful (0.021138 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Bountiful.

Crime Rates Compared to Utah

When it comes to major violent crimes, Bountiful has 0.001423 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.00236 violent crimes per person statewide.

Bountiful has 0.021138 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.0298 per person statewide.

Bountiful Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 15th
  • Violent Crimes: 14th (29th per 100k)
  • Murder: 5th (13th per 100k)
  • Rape: 14th (20th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 15th (42nd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 10th (13th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 15th (32nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 16th (37th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 17th (36th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 14th (21st per 100k)
  • Arson: 10th (28th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 881st
  • Violent Crimes: 571st (3,424th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (394th per 100k)
  • Rape: 167th (876th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 462nd (3,426th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 329th (1,589th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 945th (3,652nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 589th (3,415th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 875th (3,498th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 435th (1,526th per 100k)
  • Arson: 116th (788th per 100k)

In Davis County (2015)

  • Population: 2nd
  • Violent Crimes: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Rape: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 2nd (4th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 1st (2nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 2nd (4th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 2nd (6th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Arson: 3rd (7th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 43,784
  • Households: 14,079
  • Median Income: $64,123
  • Land Area: 13.205 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.021 miles2
  • Time Zone: MDT

Bountiful, UT Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 1
Rape 13 24
Agg. Assault 18 24
Robbery 2 13
Burglary 114 139
Vehicle Thefts 73 81
Arson 3 2

Violent Crimes in Bountiful, UT in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 1
Rape 24
Aggravated Assault 24
Robbery 13

Property Crimes in Bountiful, UT in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 139
Larceny 701
Motor Vehicle Theft 81
Arson 2

Violent Crimes in Bountiful, UT

Year Violent Crimes
2006 27
2007 45
2008 42
2009 56
2010 61
2011 41
2012 37
2013 61
2014 33
2015 62

Arson in Bountiful, UT

Year Arson
2006 11
2007 3
2008 4
2009 2
2010 1
2011 3
2012 0
2013 1
2014 3
2015 2

Utah Criminal Statistics:

If you have an idea of how large Bountiful is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 6346 7071
Murder 67 54
Rape 2399 2743
Agg. Assault 3513 4046
Robbery 1312 1326
Property Crimes 84711 89278
Burglary 11518 12468
Larceny 65895 68103
Vehicle Thefts 7298 8707
Arson 0 0

While the above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Bountiful compares to the rest of Utah or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Bountiful is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Utah or nationwide.

Violent Crimes in the state of Utah

Year Violent Crimes
2006 5722
2007 6210
2008 6070
2009 5924
2010 5879
2011 5494
2012 5876
2013 6498
2014 6346
2015 7071

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