Grosse Pointe, MI Criminal and Public Records

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Grosse Pointe Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 207th
  • Violent Crimes: 100th (210th per 100k)
  • Rape: 47th (243rd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 81st (206th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 53rd (77th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 142nd (121st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 110th (173rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 143rd (96th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 75th (170th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 4,582nd
  • Violent Crimes: 625th (3,325th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,235th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 481st (3,037th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 340th (1,505th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,672nd (3,671st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 715th (3,909th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,450th (3,045th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 513th (2,675th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (825th per 100k)

In Wayne County (2015)

  • Population: 35th
  • Violent Crimes: 27th (25th per 100k)
  • Rape: 19th (29th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 28th (27th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 25th (20th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 30th (16th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 30th (23rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 28th (10th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 34th (35th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 5,232
  • Households: 2,155
  • Median Income: $98,578
  • Land Area: 1.059 miles2
  • Water Area: 1.194 miles2
  • Time Zone: EST

Grosse Pointe, MI Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Rape 0 1
Agg. Assault 4 5
Robbery 1 2
Burglary 13 13
Vehicle Thefts 16 3
Arson 0 0

Violent Crimes in Grosse Pointe, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Rape 1
Aggravated Assault 5
Robbery 2

Property Crimes in Grosse Pointe, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 13
Larceny 94
Motor Vehicle Theft 3
Arson 0

Burglary in Grosse Pointe, MI

Year Burglary
2006 24
2007 15
2008 4
2009 5
2010 5
2011 23
2013 11
2014 13
2015 13

Arson in Grosse Pointe, MI

Year Arson
2006 0
2007 0
2008 0
2009 0
2010 1
2011 0
2013 0
2014 0
2015 0

Michigan Criminal Statistics:

As the table-above indicates, major crimes in 2015 in Grosse Pointe, MI included 8 violent crimes and 110 property crimes. The 8 violent crimes included: 0 murders, 5 aggravated assaults, 1 forcible rape, and 2 robberies. The 110 property crimes included: 3 motor vehicle thefts, 13 burglaries, 0 counts of arson, and 94 counts of larceny and/or theft. Of course, there were additional offenses in Grosse Pointe, MI which fell outside of the major crime category; these crimes are generally charged as misdemeanors. It is important to realize that the numbers above reflect the reported crime rate, not the actual crime rate. Depending on the crime, there can be a huge disparity between the actual crime rate and the reporting rate.

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 42348 41231
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

Looking for information on a specific individual in Grosse Pointe, MI? BeenVerified can help you locate background check and criminal records for individuals living in Grosse Pointe or in the greater Grosse Pointe, MI metropolitan area. These records can help you determine if someone has been arrested for, charged with, or convicted of a crime. However, it is important to realize that the absence of a criminal record is no guarantee that a person has not engaged in criminal behavior.

Most major metropolitan areas include suburbs and surrounding areas. Crimes in those areas may not be charged in the city, but in the surrounding county or state. Therefore, it may be important to look at statewide crime statistics.

Burglary in the state of Michigan

Year Burglary
2006 76107
2007 75428
2008 74176
2009 75815
2010 73868
2011 71596
2012 65665
2013 56344
2014 44184
2015 40041

You may also want to look at crime trends to compare a city to the state or the country, as a whole. To do this, you do not look at the overall number of crimes, but at the crime rate. It is also helpful to look at crime rates over time to determine whether a city or state is experiencing a growth in crime compared to the country, as a whole. Conventionally, the crime rate is reported as incidents per 1,000 people.

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