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Total crime 59%
Violent crime 74%
Property crime 56%
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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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTroy/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime818n/a (estimate)9691,8392,346
Murder1n/a1.27.66.5
Rape9n/a10.760.938.4
Robbery15n/a17.844.573.9
Assault61n/a72.2365.1279.7
Violent crime86n/a (estimate)102478388
Burglary46n/a54.5233.1314.2
Theft635n/a752.0943.31,398.0
Vehicle theft51n/a60.4184.5246.0
Property crime732n/a (estimate)8671,3611,958

Key findings

  • Troy crime rates are 59% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Troy are 74% lower than the national average
  • In Troy you have a 1 in 104 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Troy is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Troy has decreased by 26%

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

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      Daily Crime In Troy (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Troy for every 100,000 residents. The Troy total amount of daily crime is 1.90 times less than the Michigan average and 2.42 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Troy, is 4.69 times less than the Michigan average, and it is 3.81 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Troy has a daily crime average that is 1.57 times less than the Michigan average and 2.26 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Troy (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Michigan and all other cities across the US, is Troy safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Troy is safer than 66% of other cities in the state of Michigan. In addition, Troy is safer than 75% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Michigan and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Troy. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Troy is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Troy

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Troy is 1 in 982
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Troy is 1 in 116
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Troy is 1 in 104
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Troy? In Troy, you have a 1 in 982 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 116. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Troy, MI is 1 in 104.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Troy is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Troy has increased by 29% and the rate of property crime in Troy has decreased by 30%. The total crime rate in Troy has decreased by 26% year to year.

      Troy police department

      ItemTroyMichiganNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)13110,515558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.62.13.3
      There are a total of 131 Troy police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.3% less than the Michigan average and 50.6% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bingham Farms, MI1,11267191258
      Orchard Lake Village, MI2,51775213288
      Village of Grosse Pointe Shores, MI2,93375213288
      Huntington Woods, MI6,3300303303
      Lake Angelus, MI2600325325
      Rochester, MI12,96960299359
      Farmington, MI10,52638324362
      Troy, MI82,982102867969

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Johns Creek, GA82,93039450488
      Santa Fe, NM82,9274641,6962,160
      Bloomington, IN83,0935562,4082,964
      Buena Park, CA82,7712212,6212,842
      Hemet, CA82,7484032,3972,800
      Troy, MI82,982102867969
      Source: The Troy, 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.