Wayne, MI Criminal and Public Records

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We’ve compiled data on the most commonly searched crimes in Wayne, Wayne County and Michigan. Our statistics also include comparisons of Wayne's crime rate to Michigan's and nationwide. Keep in mind that Wayne has a population of 17,081 while Michigan has a population of 9,922,576.

When reviewing the data, It is critical to remember that these numbers only reflect reported crimes. There are some crimes, even serious crimes, which are notoriously underreported, such as rape or sexual assault.

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Crime in The Last Reported Year

In 2015 in Wayne, MI, there were 117 reported major violent crimes and 357 reported major property offenses. This is in addition to a number of lesser offenses.

Of the violent crime types, the most common to occur in Wayne is agg. assault, with 73 reported. This represented 62.39% of all violent crimes. Similarly, the most common property crime was larceny with 218 reported.

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Wayne Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 87th
  • Violent Crimes: 39th (29th per 100k)
  • Murder: 9th (19th per 100k)
  • Rape: 32nd (90th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 34th (28th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 32nd (21st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 77th (123rd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 56th (51st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 92nd (181st per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 44th (30th per 100k)
  • Arson: 16th (27th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 2,212th
  • Violent Crimes: 516th (739th per 100k)
  • Murder: 76th (299th per 100k)
  • Rape: 175th (516th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 413th (937th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 316th (588th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,426th (3,678th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 631st (1,976th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,326th (4,325th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 474th (1,125th per 100k)
  • Arson: 110th (372nd per 100k)

In Wayne County (2015)

  • Population: 20th
  • Violent Crimes: 13th (7th per 100k)
  • Murder: 4th (4th per 100k)
  • Rape: 7th (4th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 14th (8th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 13th (6th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 20th (17th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 15th (10th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 20th (21st per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 19th (13th per 100k)
  • Arson: 5th (3rd per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 17,081
  • Households: 6,792
  • Median Income: $39,352
  • Land Area: 6.02 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.001 miles2
  • Time Zone: EST

Wayne, MI Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 2
Rape 13 16
Agg. Assault 75 73
Robbery 32 26
Burglary 134 97
Vehicle Thefts 52 42
Arson 5 8

Violent Crimes in Wayne, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 2
Rape 16
Aggravated Assault 73
Robbery 26

Property Crimes in Wayne, MI in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 97
Larceny 218
Motor Vehicle Theft 42
Arson 8

Property Crimes in Wayne, MI

Year Property Crimes
2006 702
2007 616
2008 577
2009 650
2010 537
2011 692
2013 479
2014 387
2015 357

Larceny in Wayne, MI

Year Larceny
2006 419
2007 392
2008 389
2009 402
2010 368
2011 433
2013 276
2014 201
2015 218

Michigan Criminal Statistics:


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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

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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