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


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

Crime rate in Orem, UT

The 2019 crime rate in Orem, UT is 136 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.0 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 53.2% U.S. cities. The 2019 Orem crime rate rose by 22% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2 - an increase of 1 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Orem has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Orem, UT is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Orem:

135.6
Lindon:

145.8
Provo:

117.1
Pleasant Grove:

79.3
American Fork:

282.7
Springville:

97.2
Saratoga Springs:

110.8
Lehi:

93.3
Mapleton:

27.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Orem by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(1.1)
1
(1.1)
2
(2.1)
1
(1.1)
1
(1.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(2.2)
2
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(1.0)
2
(2.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
16
(17.3)
23
(25.1)
22
(23.3)
14
(14.9)
19
(20.3)
20
(22.2)
11
(12.0)
13
(14.2)
9
(9.7)
8
(8.6)
26
(27.2)
14
(14.1)
20
(20.2)
37
(37.5)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
18
(19.4)
15
(16.3)
9
(9.6)
22
(23.5)
17
(18.2)
10
(11.1)
21
(22.8)
7
(7.7)
15
(16.2)
14
(15.1)
18
(18.8)
22
(22.2)
12
(12.1)
11
(11.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
25
(27.0)
28
(30.5)
33
(35.0)
13
(13.9)
31
(33.1)
15
(16.7)
7
(7.6)
11
(12.0)
16
(17.3)
17
(18.4)
21
(22.0)
33
(33.3)
36
(36.3)
39
(39.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
269
(290.4)
245
(266.8)
246
(261.1)
220
(234.6)
240
(256.5)
166
(184.4)
203
(220.8)
192
(210.0)
162
(175.3)
196
(211.7)
209
(218.5)
191
(192.8)
152
(153.2)
156
(158.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,152
(2,323)
2,455
(2,674)
2,222
(2,358)
2,184
(2,329)
2,204
(2,355)
2,069
(2,298)
1,887
(2,052)
1,789
(1,957)
1,693
(1,832)
1,784
(1,927)
2,116
(2,212)
1,696
(1,712)
1,576
(1,588)
1,673
(1,695)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
143
(154.4)
135
(147.0)
116
(123.1)
116
(123.7)
109
(116.5)
87
(96.6)
78
(84.8)
98
(107.2)
97
(105.0)
123
(132.9)
122
(127.6)
129
(130.2)
99
(99.8)
141
(142.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(1.1)
3
(3.3)
2
(2.1)
1
(1.1)
3
(3.2)
5
(5.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(3.2)
2
(2.2)
3
(3.1)
2
(2.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(5.1)
City-Data.com crime index152.8170.6155.2143.3151.9137.0126.6122.0110.1119.8145.8117.0111.3135.6

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.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Utah and other state lists, there were 152 registered sex offenders living in Orem, Utah as of September 28, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Orem is 642 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 Orem, UT?

Violent crime rate in 2019
Orem:

66.9
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Orem:

46.4
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Orem:

41.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Orem:

47.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Orem:

27.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Orem:

26.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Orem:

28.4
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Orem:

31.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Orem:

36.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Orem:

48.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Orem:

35.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Orem:

49.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Orem:

50.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Orem:

42.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Orem:

44.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Orem:

35.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Orem:

49.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Orem:

44.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Orem:

137.8
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Orem:

125.0
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Orem:

143.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Orem:

173.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Orem:

158.6
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Orem:

142.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Orem:

155.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Orem:

159.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Orem:

166.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Orem:

186.5
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Orem:

181.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Orem:

188.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Orem:

209.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Orem:

197.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Orem:

274.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Orem:

287.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Orem:

268.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Orem:

261.9
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: 115 (85 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.86
Utah average:

1.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 119 (86 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.87
Utah average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 122 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
Utah average:

1.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 116 (85 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
Utah average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 118 (81 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.87
Utah average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 107 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
Utah average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 119 (86 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
Utah average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 122 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
Utah average:

1.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 122 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
Utah average:

1.73

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 126 (90 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 125 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.93
Utah average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 122 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
Utah average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 120 (88 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
Utah average:

1.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 118 (86 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
Utah average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 117 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
Utah average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 117 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
Utah average:

1.99

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

Zip codes: 84057, 84058, 84097, 84601.