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Total crime 81%
Violent crime 358%
Property crime 26%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEcorse/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime406n/a (estimate)4,2401,8392,346
Murder4n/a41.87.66.5
Rape11n/a114.960.938.4
Robbery14n/a146.244.573.9
Assault141n/a1,472.4365.1279.7
Violent crime170n/a (estimate)1,775478388
Burglary33n/a344.6233.1314.2
Theft164n/a1,712.6943.31,398.0
Vehicle theft39n/a407.3184.5246.0
Property crime236n/a (estimate)2,4641,3611,958

Key findings

  • Ecorse crime rates are 81% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ecorse are 358% higher than the national average
  • In Ecorse you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ecorse is safer than 5% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ecorse has increased by 83%

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The Ecorse crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Ecorse as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Ecorse crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Ecorse (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Ecorse for every 100,000 residents. The Ecorse total amount of daily crime is 2.31 times more than the Michigan average and 1.81 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Ecorse, is 3.71 times more than the Michigan average, and it is 4.58 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Ecorse has a daily crime average that is 1.81 times more than the Michigan average and 1.26 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Ecorse (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Ecorse to every other city in Michigan, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Ecorse safe? The gauges above illustrate that Ecorse is safer than 3% of every city located within Michigan along with 5% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Michigan and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Ecorse, MI is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ecorse

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ecorse is 1 in 57
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ecorse is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ecorse is 1 in 24
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Ecorse? In Ecorse, MI you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Ecorse.

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

      A good indicator of whether Ecorse is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Ecorse has increased by 46%, while the property crime rate in Ecorse has increased by 123% year over year. The number of total crimes in Ecorse has increased by 83% year over year.

      Ecorse police department

      ItemEcorseMichiganNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2110,515558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.13.3
      There are a total of 21 Ecorse police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 7.8% greater than the Michigan average and 31.4% less than the National average.

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI2,93375213288
      Farmington, MI10,52638324362
      South Rockwood, MI1,9410422422
      Rockwood, MI3,20995541636
      Riverview, MI12,208125584709
      Trenton, MI18,426122603724
      Carleton, MI2,352296550846
      Ecorse, MI9,2701,7752,4644,240

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Monmouth, IL9,2722571,9572,214
      Waseca, MN9,2672041,9762,181
      Morehead City, NC9,2734113,6394,050
      Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,26533936969
      Grants, NM9,2635482,0702,618
      Ecorse, MI9,2701,7752,4644,240
      Source: The Ecorse, MI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.