Reported Annual Crime In Walker

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWalker/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime671n/a (estimate)2,7162,3012,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWalker/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape14n/a56.765.038.6
Robbery4n/a16.278.6101.9
Assault21n/a85.0266.2237.8
Violent crime39n/a (estimate)158416373
Burglary57n/a230.7403.5491.4
Theft567n/a2,295.01,323.21,775.4
Vehicle theft8n/a32.4158.9220.2
Property crime632n/a (estimate)2,5581,8862,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Walker, MI for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Walker, 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 Walker, MI crime rates are 18% higher than in comparison to the Michigan mean and are 5% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Walker, MI has a rate that is 62% lower than the Michigan average; compared to the United States, it is 58% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Walker, MI is 36% higher than its state's mean, and 3% higher than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Walker is 5% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.44 daily crimes that occur in Walker.
  • Walker is safer than 50% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Walker you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Walker has increased by 7%.

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Daily Crime In Walker (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Walker, MI per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Michigan and on a national scale. In Walker, MI the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.18 times more than the Michigan average and 1.05 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Walker, MI is 2.63 times less than the Michigan average and 2.36 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Walker, MI has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.36 times more than the Michigan average and 1.03 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Walker (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Michigan and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Walker, MI? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Walker, MI has been ranked safer than 44% of other cities in the state of Michigan. In addition, Walker, MI is safer than 50% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Michigan and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Walker, MI. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Walker, MI is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Walker

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Walker is 1 in 634
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Walker is 1 in 40
The chance of being a victim of crime in Walker is 1 in 37
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Walker, 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 Walker, MI, you have a 1 in 634 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 40. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Walker, MI is 1 in 37.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Walker, MI is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Walker, MI has increased by 24%, the amount of property crime in Walker, MI has increased by 6%, and the total amount of crime in Walker, MI has increased by 7% year to year.

Walker police department

ItemWalkerMichiganNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3710,515556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.62.13.3
There are a total of 37 Walker police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 24.8% less than the Michigan average and 52.4% less 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
Caledonia, MI1,595117530647
Ravenna, MI1,193162733894
East Grand Rapids, MI10,99953877930
Forest Hills, MI27,072180815994
Byron Center, MI6,0572149681,182
Walker, MI24,0151582,5582,716

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North Potomac, MD24,0031929721,164
Chanhassen, MN24,0031029331,035
Watauga, TX23,9991432,2692,412
North Haven, CT23,997342,3882,422
Walker, MI24,0151582,5582,716
Source: The Walker, 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.