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Total crime 281%
Violent crime 684%
Property crime 209%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsForest Park/100k peopleDetroit/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime41,5909,486 (estimate)6,2682,0222,489
Murder275n/a41.45.65.0
Rape952n/a143.572.442.6
Robbery2,346n/a353.653.681.6
Assault9,467n/a1,426.8305.9250.2
Violent crime13,0402,974 (estimate)1,965437379
Burglary6,820n/a1,027.9286.1340.5
Theft14,844n/a2,237.21,121.31,549.5
Vehicle theft6,886n/a1,037.8177.7219.9
Property crime28,5506,512 (estimate)4,3031,5852,110

Key findings

  • Forest Park crime rates are 281% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Forest Park are 684% higher than the national average
  • In Forest Park you have a 1 in 11 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Forest Park is safer than 28% of the cities in Michigan
  • Year over year crime in Detroit has decreased by 1%

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      Daily Crime In Forest Park (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Forest Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Forest Park is 1 in 34
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Forest Park is 1 in 16
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Forest Park is 1 in 11

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

      Detroit police department

      ItemForest ParkDetroitMichigan
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,88310,515
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.12.1

      Sex offenders in Michigan

      StateTotal offendersMichigan /100KNational /100K
      Michigan40,460414266
      There are a total of 40,460 sex offenders in Michigan. This yields a total of 414 sex offenders in Michigan per 100,000 residents which is 56% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bingham Farms, MI1,11261222284
      Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI2,93369249317
      Huntington Woods, MI6,3300364364
      Berkley, MI15,23958349407
      Clawson, MI12,00859435494
      Pleasant Ridge, MI2,5620609609
      Birmingham, MI20,65347591638
      Detroit, MI683,4431,9654,3036,268

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      El Paso, TX678,0583531,5111,864
      Seattle, WA668,8495854,4965,081
      Denver, CO663,3037493,7444,492
      Washington, DC659,0099774,2465,223
      Boston, MA658,2796222,0162,639
      Detroit, MI683,4431,9654,3036,268
      Source: The Forest Park, Detroit, MI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.