Rockwood, MI Criminal and Public Records

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Rockwood Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 261st
  • Violent Crimes: 106th (307th per 100k)
  • Rape: 47th (216th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 85th (302nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 209th (305th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 122nd (358th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 196th (273rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 76th (154th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 5,492nd
  • Violent Crimes: 631st (4,157th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,113th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 485th (3,660th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 341st (1,864th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,753rd (6,474th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 727th (5,592nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,518th (5,746th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 514th (2,625th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (825th per 100k)

In Wayne County (2015)

  • Population: 38th
  • Violent Crimes: 31st (35th per 100k)
  • Rape: 19th (21st per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 32nd (35th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 36th (36th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 36th (38th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 36th (32nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 35th (33rd per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 3,199
  • Households: 1,318
  • Median Income: $51,250
  • Land Area: 2.521 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.127 miles2
  • Time Zone: EST

Rockwood, MI Crime Rate Information

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

Violent Crimes in Rockwood, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Rape 1
Aggravated Assault 1
Robbery 0

Property Crimes in Rockwood, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 1
Larceny 26
Motor Vehicle Theft 2
Arson 0

Arson in Rockwood, MI

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

Vehicle Thefts in Rockwood, MI

Year Vehicle Thefts
2006 15
2009 8
2010 2
2011 7
2013 2
2014 5
2015 2

Michigan Criminal Statistics:

As the table-above indicates, major crimes in 2015 in Rockwood, MI included 2 violent crimes and 29 property crimes. The 2 violent crimes included: 0 murders, 1 aggravated assault, 1 forcible rape, and 0 robberies. The 29 property crimes included: 2 motor vehicle thefts, 1 burglary, 0 counts of arson, and 26 counts of larceny and/or theft. Of course, there were additional offenses in Rockwood, 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 Rockwood, MI? BeenVerified can help you locate background check and criminal records for individuals living in Rockwood or in the greater Rockwood, 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.

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Arson in the state of Michigan

Year Arson
2006 0
2007 0
2008 0
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2014 0
2015 0

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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