Utah Criminal Records

  • Utah has 2,204,949 total people (FBI, 2018).
  • Utah is the 27th largest state by population.

Court System

  1. The Justice Court deals with minor misdemeanors, violations of ordinances, small claims cases, and infractions committed in their territorial jurisdiction.
  2. The Juvenile Court specifically adheres to children under 18 by focusing on either crime they have committed or crime that has been committed against them. It has control over traffic infractions for children under 18 while also having the administration over probation.
  3. The District Court has general jurisdiction and handles all civil cases and all criminal felonies such as homicides, assaults, drug offences, robbery, forges, arson, and certain misdemeanors.
  4. The Court of Appeals hears all appeals from the Juvenile and District Courts and has similar jurisdiction to the Supreme Court.
  5. The Supreme Court is the "court of last resort," but they can hear first degree and capital felony convictions from the District Court and can handle civil judgements.

Crime Statistics for Utah (FBI, 2018)

Crime Category Reported Cases National Rank
Violent Crime 5,624 33rd / 49 (Low)
Murder 49 35th / 49 (Low)
Rape 0 10th / 49 (High)
Robbery 1,185 33rd / 49 (Low)
Aggravated Assault 3,091 35th / 49 (Low)
Property Crime 0 10th / 49 (High)
Burglary 8,584 33rd / 49 (Low)
Larceny Theft 49,381 27th / 49 (Moderate)
Motor Vehicle Theft 6,983 26th / 49 (Moderate)

Criminal Records in Utah

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