Reported Annual Crime In Petoskey

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePetoskey/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime32n/a (estimate)5562,3012,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePetoskey/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape1n/a17.465.038.6
Robbery0n/a0.078.6101.9
Assault4n/a69.5266.2237.8
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)87416373
Burglary7n/a121.6403.5491.4
Theft20n/a347.41,323.21,775.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0158.9220.2
Property crime27n/a (estimate)4691,8862,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Petoskey, MI for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Petoskey, MI is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Petoskey, MI crime rates are 76% lower than in comparison to the Michigan mean and are 81% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Petoskey, MI has a rate that is 79% lower than the Michigan average; compared to the United States, it is 77% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Petoskey, MI is 75% lower than its state's mean, and 81% lower than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Petoskey is 81% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.52 daily crimes that occur in Petoskey.
  • Petoskey is safer than 85% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Petoskey you have a 1 in 180 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Petoskey has decreased by 46%.

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Daily Crime In Petoskey (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Petoskey, MI per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Michigan as well as national figures. In Petoskey, MI the total number of daily crimes is 4.14 times less than the Michigan average and 5.14 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Petoskey, MI are 4.78 times less than the Michigan average and 4.29 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Petoskey, MI has a daily crime rate that is 4.02 times less than the Michigan average and 5.30 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Petoskey (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Petoskey, MI compared to other areas of Michigan, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Petoskey, MI safer than 88% when compared to other Michigan cities, and 85% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Michigan, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Petoskey, MI. At this time, Petoskey, MI sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Petoskey

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Petoskey is 1 in 1152
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Petoskey is 1 in 214
The chance of being a victim of crime in Petoskey is 1 in 180
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Petoskey, MI? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Petoskey, MI, you have a 1 in 1152 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 214. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Petoskey, MI is 1 in 180.

Year Over Year Crime In Petoskey (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Petoskey, MI is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Petoskey, MI has decreased by 16%, while the property crime rate in Petoskey, MI has decreased by 49% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Petoskey, MI has decreased by 46% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Petoskey police department

ItemPetoskeyMichiganNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1910,515556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.32.13.3
There are a total of 19 Petoskey police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 61.2% greater than the Michigan average and 2% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Michigan

StateTotal offendersMichigan /100KNational /100K
Michigan38,692396222
There are a total of 38,692 sex offenders in Michigan. This yields a total of 396 sex offenders in Michigan per 100,000 residents which is 78% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Walloon Lake, MI3932471,1181,365
Advance, MI2692511,1371,387
Boyne City, MI3,7531591,3271,487
Bay View, MI1892781,2611,539
Horton Bay, MI4962791,2631,541
Petoskey, MI5,70587469556

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lexington, OH5,7062502,2172,468
Bay Hill, FL5,7041509151,065
Silver Lakes, CA5,7064522,7783,230
Richmond, MO5,7029283,4994,428
Butler Beach, FL5,7091509151,065
Petoskey, MI5,70587469556
Source: The Petoskey, MI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.