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Total crime 87%
Violent crime 95%
Property crime 85%
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 peopleWolverine Lake/100k peopleMichigan/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime16n/a (estimate)3322,0222,489
Murder0n/a0.05.65.0
Rape0n/a0.072.442.6
Robbery0n/a0.053.681.6
Assault1n/a20.7305.9250.2
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)21437379
Burglary0n/a0.0286.1340.5
Theft15n/a310.91,121.31,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0177.7219.9
Property crime15n/a (estimate)3111,5852,110

Key findings

  • Wolverine Lake crime rates are 87% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wolverine Lake are 95% lower than the national average
  • In Wolverine Lake you have a 1 in 302 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wolverine Lake is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wolverine Lake has decreased by 48%

Wolverine Lake crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Wolverine Lake (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Wolverine Lake, per 100,000 residents. In Wolverine Lake, the total number of daily crimes is 6.10 times less than the Michigan average and 7.51 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Wolverine Lake are 21.10 times less than the Michigan average and 18.31 times less than the national average. For property crime, Wolverine Lake has a daily crime rate that is 5.10 times less than the Michigan average and 6.79 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Wolverine Lake (higher is better)

      How safe is Wolverine Lake, Michigan compared to other cities in Michigan and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Wolverine Lake is safer than 89% of the cities in Michigan and 93% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Michigan and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Wolverine Lake. Overall, Wolverine Lake is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wolverine Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wolverine Lake is 1 in 4825
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wolverine Lake is 1 in 322
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wolverine Lake is 1 in 302
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Wolverine Lake? In Wolverine Lake, MI you have a 1 in 4825 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 322 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 302 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Wolverine Lake.

      Year Over Year Crime In Wolverine Lake (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Wolverine Lake, MI is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Wolverine Lake has decreased by 90%, while the property crime rate in Wolverine Lake has decreased by 27% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Wolverine Lake has decreased by 48% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Wolverine Lake police department

      ItemWolverine LakeMichiganNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)510,515558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.22.13.3
      There are a total of 5 Wolverine Lake police officers. This results in 1.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 44.3% less than the Michigan average and 64.6% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lake Angelus, MI260000
      Bingham Farms, MI1,11261222284
      Orchard Lake Village, MI2,51769249317
      South Lyon, MI11,67250277328
      Milford, MI6,43471365436
      Keego Harbor, MI3,02229607635
      Birmingham, MI20,65347591638
      Wolverine Lake, MI4,41021311332

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ridge Wood Heights, FL4,4102461,3971,643
      North Terre Haute, IN4,4113091,6391,948
      Summerville, GA4,4083212,2402,561
      Lindstrom, MN4,4061691,4861,654
      Maize, KS4,4141651,1791,344
      Wolverine Lake, MI4,41021311332
      Source: The Wolverine Lake, MI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.