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Total crime 97%
Violent crime 78%
Property crime 100%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMemphis/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1n/a (estimate)842,0222,489
Murder0n/a0.05.65.0
Rape1n/a84.572.442.6
Robbery0n/a0.053.681.6
Assault0n/a0.0305.9250.2
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)84437379
Burglary0n/a0.0286.1340.5
Theft0n/a0.01,121.31,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0177.7219.9
Property crime0n/a (estimate)01,5852,110

Key findings

  • Memphis crime rates are 97% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Memphis are 78% lower than the national average
  • In Memphis you have a 1 in 1184 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Memphis is safer than 89% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Memphis has decreased by 83%

Memphis crime map

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      Daily Crime In Memphis (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Memphis

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Memphis is 1 in 1184
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Memphis is 0
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Memphis is 1 in 1184

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

      Memphis police department

      ItemMemphisMichiganNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)110,515558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.82.13.3
      There are a total of 1 Memphis police officers. This results in 0.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59% less than the Michigan average and 74% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Romeo, MI3,91983139222
      New Baltimore, MI12,26664378442
      Marine City, MI4,161222517739
      Armada, MI1,864173577750
      Marysville, MI9,77593756849
      Richmond, MI5,844440491932
      Almont, MI2,7143911,0311,421
      Memphis, MI1,19684084

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Thornville, OH1,19698688786
      Fayette, IA1,196117762880
      Fruitland, IA1,19692600692
      Kenton, TN1,1963352,3432,678
      Grantsburg, WI1,1964687011,169
      Memphis, MI1,19684084
      Source: The Memphis, 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.