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Criminal statistics for the state of Montana

Total Crime - In 2006, Montana had a Total Crime Index of 3395.6 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 2.1% from the previous year, 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 3.3% since 2002 and down even more in 1980, down 32.5%. Montana's Total Crime Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Montana had a Violent Crime Index of 253.7 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was down 10% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 118.7% since 1989, but down 30.5% since 2003. Montana's Violent Crime Index has slowly been rising during the past 25 years.
Property Crime - Montana's 2006 Property Crime Index was 3142.9 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 0% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was up 1.5% since 2003, but down 35.1% since 1994. Montana's Property Crime Index has been declining during the past twenty five years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Montana Murder Rate was 1.8 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 5.3% from the previous year in 2005. Montana's Murder Rate has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Montana's Forcible Rape Index was 28.5 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 11.5% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 91.2% since 1982, but down 14.7% since 2000. Montana's Forcible Rape Index has significantly increased in the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Montana was 17.4 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 8% from the previous year, 2005. The Robbery Index was up 2.3% since 1989, but down 54.4% since 1981. Montana's Robbery Index has considerably been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Aggravated Assault - Montana's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 206.1 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 9.9% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 163.5% since 1989, but down 31.9% since 2003. Montana's Aggravated Assault Index has gradually been increasing during the past 25 years.
Burglary - In 2006, Montana had a Burglary Index of 310.7 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was down 20.3% from the previous year in 2005. The Burglary Index was down 14.1% since 2002 and down from a 25 year high in 1981, down 67.9%. Montana's Burglary Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Montana was 2191.8 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 13.9% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 11.8% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1994, down 42.9%. Montana's Larceny Theft Index has been declining during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Montana was 185 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 13.9% from the previous year in 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was down 5.6% since 2002 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 42.5%. Montana's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has been declining during the past 25 years.