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Glendive, Montana Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2001 and 2008 there were 1,305 total crimes reported in Glendive, Montana (97 of them violent). Of the 163 crimes that transpire each year in Glendive, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Glendive, Montana 163 times a year. This includes 1 murder, 2 rapes, and over one thousand thefts (including 50 automobile thefts).

Total Crime in Glendive, Montana (2001-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999 or 2000, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Glendive, Montana for 8 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Glendive has diminished by 4 per-cent. In the course of the same period, violent crime dropped by 200 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow worsening in crime over the last 8 years in Glendive. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit close to two hundred for Glendive, Montana in 2009.

Crime Trends in Glendive, Montana (2001-2008)

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 cities like Glendive, Montana (2001-2008)

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

Glendive, Montana law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The FBI has noted the following deviations from their data quality guidelines:

  • Complete arson figures for 2001 for Alabama, Massachusetts, and Montana were not available.
  • In 2005, because of changes in the state/local agency's reporting practices, figures are not comparable to previous years' data.
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