Reported Annual Crime In Harper Woods

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 peopleHarper Woods/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime793n/a (estimate)5,8082,2502,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarper Woods/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.75.3
Rape14n/a102.570.641.7
Robbery27n/a197.865.198.0
Assault61n/a446.8308.5248.9
Violent crime102n/a (estimate)747450394
Burglary103n/a754.4357.8430.4
Theft515n/a3,772.11,245.71,694.4
Vehicle theft73n/a534.7196.5237.4
Property crime691n/a (estimate)5,0611,8002,362

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When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Harper Woods, MI. All reported Harper Woods, MI crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Harper Woods, MI overall crime rate is 158% higher than in comparison to the Michigan average; and is also 111% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Harper Woods, MI, the rate is 66% higher than compared to the Michigan average, and 90% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Harper Woods, MI comes in at 181% higher than to the average seen in Michigan, and 114% higher than the overall national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Harper Woods is 111% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 15.91 daily crimes that occur in Harper Woods.
  • Harper Woods is safer than 5% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Harper Woods you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Harper Woods has decreased by 16%.

Compare Harper Woods, MI Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Harper Woods (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Harper Woods, MI is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Michigan and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Harper Woods, MI are 2.58 times more than the Michigan average and 2.11 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Harper Woods, MI are 1.66 times more than than Michigan and 1.90 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Harper Woods, MI are 2.81 times more than than Michigan and 2.14 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Harper Woods (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Harper Woods, MI compared to other areas of Michigan, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Harper Woods, MI safer than 3% when compared to other Michigan cities, and 5% 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 Harper Woods, MI. At this time, Harper Woods, MI sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Harper Woods

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Harper Woods is 1 in 134
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Harper Woods is 1 in 20
The chance of being a victim of crime in Harper Woods is 1 in 18
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Harper Woods, MI? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Harper Woods, MI, then there is a 1 in 134 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 20. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 18 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Harper Woods, MI.

Year Over Year Crime In Harper Woods (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Harper Woods, MI is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Harper Woods, MI has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 29% in Harper Woods, MI, while property crimes in Harper Woods, MI have decreased by 13%. Crimes in total for Harper Woods, MI have decreased by 16% year over year.

Harper Woods police department

ItemHarper WoodsMichiganNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2710,515558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.92.13.3
There are a total of 27 Harper Woods police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 7.4% less than the Michigan average and 41.1% 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
Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI2,93371282353
Huntington Woods, MI6,33063363426
Clawson, MI12,008150534684
Berkley, MI15,23946679724
Birmingham, MI20,65347917964
Royal Oak, MI58,823919161,007
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,265551,2411,296
Harper Woods, MI13,8957475,0615,808

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Salida, CA13,8985773,2083,785
Hutchinson, MN13,8911592,0222,181
Wood Dale, IL13,908801,3971,476
Chesterton, IN13,91259867926
Marietta, OH13,9121691,8412,010
Harper Woods, MI13,8957475,0615,808
Source: The Harper Woods, MI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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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