Idaho Criminal Records

  • Idaho has 974,225 total people (FBI, 2018).
  • Idaho is the 38th largest state by population.

Court System

  • The Magistrate Division hears criminal cases punishable by a fine or imprisonment in county jail and civil cases where the money amount is less than a specified amount. They also handle juvenile, family, and probate cases.
  • The District Courts deal with felonies and more major civil cases with a larger amount of money involved. They also hear appeals from the Magistrate Division.
  • The Court of Appeals hears appeals from the District Court and appeals that are assigned to them by the Supreme Court.
  • The Supreme Court establishes statewide rules and policies for the entire court system and they deal with all civil and criminal appeals from lower courts.

Crime Statistics for Idaho (FBI, 2018)

Crime Category Reported Cases National Rank
Violent Crime 2,599 36th / 49 (Low)
Murder 20 41st / 49 (Very Low)
Rape 0 16th / 49 (High)
Robbery 161 47th / 49 (Very Low)
Aggravated Assault 1,927 37th / 49 (Low)
Property Crime 0 2nd / 49 (Very High)
Burglary 3,727 36th / 49 (Low)
Larceny Theft 15,541 38th / 49 (Low)
Motor Vehicle Theft 1,486 40th / 49 (Very Low)