Reported Annual Crime In Hancock

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHancock/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime34n/a (estimate)7482,1032,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHancock/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)176449381
Vehicle theft2n/a44.0174.6228.9
Property crime26n/a (estimate)5721,6542,200
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Hancock, MI. These figures on reported criminal activity in Hancock, MI, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Hancock, MI is 64% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Michigan, and when compared with the national average, is 71% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Hancock, MI has 61% lower than violent crime rate than Michigan average, while remaining 54% lower than the national average. In property crime, Hancock, MI is 65% lower than the average of Michigan and is 74% lower than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hancock is 71% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.05 daily crimes that occur in Hancock.
  • Hancock is safer than 91% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Hancock you have a 1 in 134 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Hancock has decreased by 15%.

Compare Hancock, MI Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Hancock (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Hancock, MI for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Michigan as well as those across America as a whole. The Hancock, MI total amount of daily offenses is 2.81 times less than the Michigan average and 3.45 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Hancock, MI is 2.55 times less than the Michigan average, and it is 2.16 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Hancock, MI has a daily crime figure that is 2.89 times less than the Michigan average and 3.84 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Hancock (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Hancock, MI compared to every other city in Michigan as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Hancock, MI ranks safer than 92% of every city located within Michigan along with 91% 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. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Hancock, MI. As a result, Hancock, MI is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hancock

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hancock is 1 in 569
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hancock is 1 in 175
The chance of being a victim of crime in Hancock is 1 in 134
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Hancock, MI? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Hancock, MI, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 569. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 175 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Hancock, MI is 1 in 134.

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

Determining whether Hancock, MI is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Hancock, MI has increased by 14% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 21% year over year. Total crimes for Hancock, MI has decreased by 15% in the same time frame.

Hancock police department

Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)710,515558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.52.13.3
There are a total of 7 Hancock police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 27% less than the Michigan average and 53.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Michigan

StateTotal offendersMichigan /100KNational /100K
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
Lake Linden, MI1,157206103310
Laurium, MI2,007208520728
Hubbell, MI1,0252258301,055
Houghton, MI7,924881,4661,554
Dollar Bay, MI7835331,9632,496
South Range, MI6955772,1242,701
Calumet, MI6662882,5942,882
Hancock, MI4,596176572748

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
McLoud, OK4,5962551,2531,508
Watford City, ND4,5964541,5381,992
Point Pleasant Beach, NJ4,594671,4311,498
East Palestine, OH4,5982421,8802,121
Penn Yan, NY4,598611,3951,456
Hancock, MI4,596176572748
Source: The Hancock, MI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.
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