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Twin Falls County, Idaho Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 1999 and 2008 there were 24,991 total crimes reported in Twin Falls County, Idaho (1,925 of them violent). Of the 2,499 crimes that transpire each year in Twin Falls County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Twin Falls County, Idaho every 3 hours. This includes 13 murders, 221 rapes, and close to eighteen thousand thefts (including 1,396 automobile thefts).

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Twin Falls County, Idaho for all 10 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Twin Falls County has climbed by 2 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 21 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow drop off in crime over the last 10 years in Twin Falls County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to two thousand for Twin Falls County, Idaho in 2009.

Crime Trends in Twin Falls County, Idaho (1999-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

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

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Twin Falls County, Idaho law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Twin Falls 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.