Bozeman Ranks as the Safest Large City in Montana
Bozeman Police Department has unveiled their 2018 Annual Report that includes local crime rates, community plans, police call stats and more. This reports reveals that Bozeman continues to hold the lowest crime rate amount top cities in Montana. Whereas, Helena, Butte, and Missoula have the highest crime rates per 1000 people (see full graph from the report below).
The department overall had more calls in 2018 than in 2017 according to the report. They conducted more traffic stops, but calls on the following were all down from the previous year:
- Motor Vehicle Theft
- Motor Vehicle Crashes
- DUI Arrests
- Formal Criminal Reports