Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Montana

Montana has a population of 1,041,732. In the year 2020, 10 people were killed by police in Montana, that number increased 66.67% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #24 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #8 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Native Americans which represent 6.21 percent of the population followed by Hispanics at 3.75%.

Montana

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 9
  • 6
  • 3
  • 0
7 6 4 5 6 6 6 10
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 1,041,732
Black Population 4,348
Black Population % 0.42%
White Population 898,953
White Population % 86.29%
Hispanic Population 39,019
Hispanic Population % 3.75%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 40
Blacks killed by police 0
Whites killed by police 30
Hispanics killed by police 1
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 374.1 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 447.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 13.0%
Most dangerous city Helena