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


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

Crime rate in Murray, UT

The 2019 crime rate in Murray, UT is 444 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.6 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 93.6% U.S. cities. The 2019 Murray crime rate fell by 5% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Murray has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Murray, UT is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Murray:

444.4
Midvale:

462.2
Taylorsville:

315.8
South Salt Lake:

618.6
Cottonwood Heights:

168.1
West Jordan:

169.9
Sandy:

191.8
Salt Lake City:

513.6
South Jordan:

105.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Murray by year

Type

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(6.7)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
3
(6.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(4.0)
1
(2.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
21
(46.9)
17
(37.2)
29
(63.0)
37
(81.7)
25
(52.5)
62
(125.6)
66
(132.6)
69
(139.0)
56
(112.7)
49
(98.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
51
(114.0)
38
(83.0)
53
(115.2)
47
(103.7)
47
(98.6)
55
(111.4)
68
(136.7)
50
(100.7)
41
(82.5)
31
(62.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
99
(221.2)
97
(212.0)
105
(228.1)
132
(291.4)
125
(262.3)
171
(346.4)
142
(285.4)
120
(241.7)
118
(237.5)
138
(278.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
441
(985.5)
538
(1,176)
552
(1,199)
514
(1,135)
377
(791.2)
471
(954.2)
470
(944.6)
467
(940.6)
431
(867.6)
423
(852.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,323
(5,191)
2,480
(5,420)
2,766
(6,010)
2,361
(5,211)
2,391
(5,018)
2,344
(4,749)
2,636
(5,298)
2,469
(4,973)
2,188
(4,405)
2,062
(4,154)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
321
(717.4)
244
(533.2)
351
(762.6)
237
(523.1)
297
(623.3)
421
(852.9)
415
(834.0)
472
(950.7)
408
(821.3)
405
(815.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(10.9)
6
(13.0)
8
(17.7)
6
(12.6)
6
(12.2)
6
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(8.1)
1
(2.0)
City-Data.com crime index463.4443.1515.9484.4434.2540.3548.9538.6469.1444.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. 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 Murray, Utah as of January 28, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Murray is 1,253 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in Murray, UT?

Violent crime rate in 2019
Murray:

268.9
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Murray:

276.8
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Murray:

318.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Murray:

343.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Murray:

366.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Murray:

237.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Murray:

279.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Murray:

234.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Murray:

189.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Murray:

227.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2005
Murray:

207.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Murray:

202.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Murray:

212.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Murray:

240.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Murray:

500.5
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Murray:

517.0
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Murray:

579.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Murray:

578.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Murray:

556.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Murray:

502.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Murray:

565.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Murray:

654.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Murray:

586.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Murray:

564.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2005
Murray:

674.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Murray:

580.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Murray:

767.7
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Murray:

701.3
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 2019, including police officers: 88 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Utah average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 87 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.49
Utah average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 86 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Utah average:

1.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 90 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Utah average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 90 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Utah average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 82 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Utah average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 89 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Utah average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 82 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Utah average:

1.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 94 (79 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Utah average:

1.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 99 (79 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 94 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 95 (75 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Utah average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 89 (70 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Utah average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 95 (72 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Utah average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 89 (72 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Utah average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 88 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
Utah average:

1.99

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Murray, UT
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 84084.