Grosse Pointe Park, MI Criminal and Public Records

Are you searching for criminal records or background information on someone in Grosse Pointe Park, MI? BeenVerified has access to public arrest records in Wayne County that can help you identify criminal background history for individuals in and around the Grosse Pointe Park area. Grosse Pointe Park has a population of 11,220, which makes it the 118th largest city in Michigan, and an average income of $95,179. We’ve compiled helpful crime statistics below, or you can look up a specific person’s criminal records.

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Crime in Grosse Pointe Park, MI

One of the first ways to gauge crime is to look at the reported crimes in that city over a year’s time. Keep in mind that you cannot compare one city’s reported crimes to another city’s reported crimes without also understanding any differences in population. In addition, the reported crime rate and the actual crime rate may be very different; crimes such as forcible rape are notoriously underreported, while crimes like motor vehicle theft have higher reporting rates.

In 2015, there were 9 reported violent crimes and 249 reported property crimes in Grosse Pointe Park. This compares to 41,231 reported violent crimes and 187,101 reported property crimes statewide in Michigan. This makes Grosse Pointe Park 284th in the state of Michigan when it comes to violent crimes per 100k people.

The most common violent crime in Grosse Pointe Park was agg. assault, with 5 reported. The most common property crime was larceny, with 197 reported.

In addition to these major crimes, there were a number of other offenses committed, but most of those were charged as misdemeanors. Our charts below have much more information.

Grosse Pointe Park Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 118th
  • Violent Crimes: 99th (284th per 100k)
  • Rape: 47th (263rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 81st (285th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 52nd (107th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 97th (106th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 94th (165th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 98th (102nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 56th (40th per 100k)
  • Arson: 23rd (116th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 3,011th
  • Violent Crimes: 624th (3,992nd per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,337th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 481st (3,530th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 339th (1,620th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,533rd (3,422nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 699th (3,842nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,347th (3,136th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 493rd (1,398th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (745th per 100k)

In Wayne County (2015)

  • Population: 25th
  • Violent Crimes: 26th (32nd per 100k)
  • Rape: 19th (32nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 28th (34th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 24th (25th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 24th (14th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 25th (22nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 23rd (11th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 23rd (19th per 100k)
  • Arson: 11th (13th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 11,220
  • Households: 4,303
  • Median Income: $95,179
  • Land Area: 2.169 miles2
  • Water Area: 1.542 miles2
  • Time Zone: EST

Grosse Pointe Park, MI Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 0
Rape 2 1
Agg. Assault 2 5
Robbery 9 3
Burglary 27 29
Vehicle Thefts 51 23
Arson 0 1

Violent Crimes in Grosse Pointe Park, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 0
Rape 1
Aggravated Assault 5
Robbery 3

Property Crimes in Grosse Pointe Park, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 29
Larceny 197
Motor Vehicle Theft 23
Arson 1

Property Crimes in Grosse Pointe Park, MI

Year Property Crimes
2006 345
2007 354
2008 305
2009 287
2010 238
2011 239
2013 249
2014 284
2015 249

Vehicle Thefts in Grosse Pointe Park, MI

Year Vehicle Thefts
2006 98
2007 74
2008 69
2009 42
2010 37
2011 42
2013 56
2014 51
2015 23

Michigan Criminal Statistics:

Criminal Records Lookup

Do you want to lookup a specific individual’s criminal records? While a criminal background check may be important, it is important to understand that that the presence or absence of some criminal history may not be indicative of a person’s actual criminal behavior. People can be arrested for and charged with crimes that they did not commit, while other people may never be charged with crimes that they did commit. Therefore, when looking at an individual’s criminal background, it is important to understand the differences between arrests, charges, and convictions. It is equally important to understand that the absence of a criminal record does not guarantee that a person has not engaged in criminal behavior or will not engage in future criminal behavior.

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Michigan Statistics:

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 42348 41231
Murder 535 571
Rape 10322 10613
Agg. Assault 27519 26414
Robbery 8021 7796
Property Crimes 202547 187101
Burglary 44184 40041
Larceny 137206 131296
Vehicle Thefts 21157 15764
Arson 0 0

While the overall numbers can help you find some information, the crime rate is more informative. The crime rate can be reported in various ways; here we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By looking at the crime rate in a city, you can determine whether that city is more or less dangerous than surrounding cities. Here, we have compiled comparisons of the rate for various crimes in Grosse Pointe Park and compared them to the rates for that same crime in Michigan and nationwide.

Property Crimes in the state of Michigan

Year Property Crimes
2006 324351
2007 308775
2008 293585
2009 282918
2010 268201
2011 257979
2012 250101
2013 230334
2014 202547
2015 187101

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