Redford Township, MI Criminal and Public Records

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About Redford Township

Redford Township is located in Wayne County, with a population of 47,389. This makes it the 33rd most populous city in Michigan. It has an average income of $49,816.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 304 reported major violent crimes (0.006435 per person) and 1,320 reported major property crimes in Redford Township (0.02794 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Redford Township.

Crime Rates Compared to Michigan

When it comes to major violent crimes, Redford Township has 0.006435 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.004155 violent crimes per person statewide.

Redford Township has 0.02794 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.018856 per person statewide.

Redford Township Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 33rd
  • Violent Crimes: 14th (31st per 100k)
  • Murder: 8th (34th per 100k)
  • Rape: 20th (137th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 15th (31st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 14th (24th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 24th (72nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 12th (28th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 32nd (137th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 9th (10th per 100k)
  • Arson: 20th (118th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 813th
  • Violent Crimes: 343rd (831st per 100k)
  • Murder: 75th (353rd per 100k)
  • Rape: 160th (777th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 292nd (962nd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 271st (601st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 710th (2,487th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 379th (1,192nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 867th (3,744th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 300th (352nd per 100k)
  • Arson: 114th (749th per 100k)

In Wayne County (2015)

  • Population: 8th
  • Violent Crimes: 4th (8th per 100k)
  • Murder: 3rd (8th per 100k)
  • Rape: 4th (8th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 5th (9th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 4th (8th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 6th (11th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 4th (5th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 9th (16th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 4th (7th per 100k)
  • Arson: 8th (14th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 47,389
  • Households: 18,057
  • Median Income: $49,816
  • Land Area: 11.239 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.003 miles2
  • Time Zone: EST

Redford Township, MI Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2013 2015
Murder 1 3
Rape 0 31
Agg. Assault 137 199
Robbery 71 71
Burglary 479 375
Vehicle Thefts 328 233
Arson 9 4

Violent Crimes in Redford Township, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 3
Rape 31
Aggravated Assault 199
Robbery 71

Property Crimes in Redford Township, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 375
Larceny 712
Motor Vehicle Theft 233
Arson 4

Property Crimes in Redford Township, MI

Year Property Crimes
2006 2169
2007 1905
2009 1686
2010 1739
2011 1801
2013 1538
2015 1320

Murder in Redford Township, MI

Year Murder
2006 2
2007 1
2009 1
2010 2
2011 1
2013 1
2015 3

Michigan Criminal Statistics:

If you have an idea of how large Redford Township is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

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 above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Redford Township compares to the rest of Michigan or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Redford Township is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Michigan or 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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