Reported Annual Crime In Rochester

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 peopleRochester/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime93n/a (estimate)7122,2502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRochester/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.75.3
Rape1n/a7.770.641.7
Robbery0n/a0.065.198.0
Assault20n/a153.0308.5248.9
Violent crime21n/a (estimate)161450383
Burglary12n/a91.8357.8430.4
Theft58n/a443.81,245.71,694.4
Vehicle theft2n/a15.3196.5237.4
Property crime72n/a (estimate)5511,8002,362

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The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Rochester, MI. These figures on reported criminal activity in Rochester, 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 Rochester, MI is 68% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Michigan, and when compared with the national average, is 74% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Rochester, MI has 64% lower than violent crime rate than Michigan average, while remaining 58% lower than the national average. In property crime, Rochester, MI is 69% lower than the average of Michigan and is 77% lower than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Rochester is 74% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.95 daily crimes that occur in Rochester.
  • Rochester is safer than 74% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Rochester you have a 1 in 141 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Rochester has not changed.

Compare Rochester, MI Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Rochester (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Rochester, 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 Rochester, MI are 3.16 times less than the Michigan average and 3.86 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Rochester, MI are 2.80 times less than than Michigan and 2.38 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Rochester, MI are 3.27 times less than than Michigan and 4.29 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Rochester (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Rochester, MI compared to every other city in Michigan as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Rochester, MI ranks safer than 72% of every city located within Michigan along with 74% 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 Rochester, MI. As a result, Rochester, MI is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rochester

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rochester is 1 in 623
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rochester is 1 in 182
The chance of being a victim of crime in Rochester is 1 in 141
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Rochester, 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 Rochester, MI, then there is a 1 in 623 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 182. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 141 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Rochester, MI.

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

The year over year crime rate for Rochester, MI is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Rochester, 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 increased by 63% in Rochester, MI, while property crimes in Rochester, MI have decreased by 10%. Crimes in total for Rochester, MI have not changed year over year.

Rochester police department

ItemRochesterMichiganNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2710,515558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.13.3
There are a total of 27 Rochester police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2% greater than the Michigan average and 35.1% 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
Armada, MI1,8640115115
Bingham Farms, MI1,11263253316
Lake Angelus, MI2600337337
Orchard Lake Village, MI2,51771282353
Huntington Woods, MI6,33063363426
Oxford, MI3,51128479507
Beverly Hills, MI10,45010657666
Rochester, MI12,969161551712

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
El Sobrante CDP (Contra Costa County), CA12,9634542,5232,976
Ridgefield Park, NJ12,976611,2611,322
Kettering, MD12,9604902,1752,665
Greenville, OH12,9793132,1452,459
Justice, IL12,9574722,1632,636
Rochester, MI12,969161551712
Source: The Rochester, 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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