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Nez Perce County, Idaho Crime Statistics

This page contains crime rates for Nez Perce County, Idaho. You can look through the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime data over time, and see how Nez Perce County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Nez Perce County, Idaho, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 13,635 total crimes reported in Nez Perce County, Idaho (439 of them violent). Of the 1,364 crimes that take place per year in Nez Perce County, close to 50% transpire less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Nez Perce County, Idaho every 6 hours. This includes 9 murders, 65 rapes, and just about eleven thousand thefts (including 598 car thefts).

Crime Trends

In the course of the most recent 10 years, crime data were available in Nez Perce County, Idaho for all 10 years. Throughout that period, reported crime in Nez Perce County has been reduced by 12%. Throughout that same period of time, violent crime climbed by 28%. By and large, the crime data indicate a general rise in crime over the last 10 years in Nez Perce County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit at least one thousand for Nez Perce County, Idaho in 2009.

Crime Trends in Nez Perce County, Idaho (1999-2008)

Please take note that these graphs show reported crime rates and some sudden changes in crime data are the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Nez Perce County, Idaho (1999-2008)

You are discouraged against over-analyzing ranking data to decide 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or disparities in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual table bars to see crime rates in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Nez Perce County, Idaho law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Nez Perce County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.