The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Portage, MI. The total number of reported crimes in Portage, MI is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Portage, MI crime rate is 21% higher than the Michigan average and is 1% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Portage, MI has a violent crime rate that is 54% lower than the Michigan average and 45% lower than the national average. For property crime, Portage, MI is 39% higher than the Michigan average and 8% higher than the national average.