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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 86%
Property crime 5%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePierson/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,781 (estimate)1,8392,346
Murdern/an/an/a7.66.5
Rapen/an/an/a60.938.4
Robberyn/an/an/a44.573.9
Assaultn/an/an/a365.1279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)723 (estimate)478388
Burglaryn/an/an/a233.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a943.31,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a184.5246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,058 (estimate)1,3611,958

Key findings

  • Pierson crime rates are 19% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pierson are 86% higher than the national average
  • In Pierson you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pierson is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pierson has decreased by 9%

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The Pierson crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Pierson 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 Pierson crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Pierson (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pierson

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pierson is 1 in 139
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pierson is 1 in 49
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pierson is 1 in 36

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

      Pierson police department

      ItemPiersonMichiganNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a10,515558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.13.3

      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

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      Kent City, MI1,186235668903
      Howard City, MI1,799244696940
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      Rockford, MI6,0441701,1901,360
      Sparta, MI4,280901,4001,490
      Lakeview, MI1,0251001,3971,497
      Casnovia, MI4686411,8242,464
      Pierson, MI2267232,0582,781

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      Waverly, AL2263461,6291,975
      Caulksville, AR2266132,3822,995
      Lead Hill, AR2268663,3694,235
      Jewett, IL2266612,4193,080
      McCook, IL2269095,4556,364
      Pierson, MI2267232,0582,781
      Source: The Pierson, 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.