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Crime rate in American Fork, Utah (UT): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in American Fork, UT compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in American Fork, UT

The 2006 crime rate in American Fork, UT is 283 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 81.1% U.S. cities. The 2006 American Fork crime rate rose by 10% compared to 2005. In the last 5 years American Fork has seen rise of violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous American Fork, UT is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
American Fork:

282.7
Pleasant Grove:

78.5
Lehi:

93.3
Lindon:

145.8
Saratoga Springs:

80.7
Orem:

111.3
Draper:

177.6
Bluffdale:

95.9
Provo:

156.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in American Fork by year

Type

2005

2006

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(4.3)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
10
(43.2)
7
(31.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(4.3)
6
(27.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
17
(73.5)
16
(72.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
144
(622.2)
246
(1,115)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
755
(3,262)
744
(3,371)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
71
(306.8)
60
(271.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(8.6)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index257.8282.7

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 40 registered sex offenders living in American Fork, Utah as of November 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in American Fork is 738 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in American Fork, UT?

Violent crime rate in 2006
American Fork:

81.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
American Fork:

90.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
American Fork:

70.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
American Fork:

37.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
American Fork:

56.9
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2006
American Fork:

432.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
American Fork:

333.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
American Fork:

353.6
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
American Fork:

334.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
American Fork:

335.7
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 37 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Utah average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 38 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Utah average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 39 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Utah average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 38 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Utah average:

1.99

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in American Fork, UT
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 84043, 84062.