Grosse Pointe Park, MI
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Grosse Pointe Park, MI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

The crime rate in Grosse Pointe Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Grosse Pointe Park is 1 in 43. Based on FBI crime data, Grosse Pointe Park is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Michigan, Grosse Pointe Park has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Grosse Pointe Park compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Grosse Pointe Park with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Grosse Pointe Park's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Grosse Pointe Park does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Grosse Pointe Park.

For Grosse Pointe Park, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Grosse Pointe Park than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1122, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Grosse Pointe Park's rate for property crime is 22 per one thousand population. This makes Grosse Pointe Park a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Grosse Pointe Park is one in 45.

Grosse Pointe Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

29

(100 is safest)


Safer than 29% of U.S. Cities

Grosse Pointe Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

252

262

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.89

22.46

23.35

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Grosse Pointe Park 0.89
Michigan 4.16

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,122

in Grosse Pointe Park

1 in 241

in Michigan

Grosse Pointe Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 11,220
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 3 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.09 0.27 0.53

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Grosse Pointe Park 22.46
Michigan 18.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 45

in Grosse Pointe Park

1 in 53

in Michigan

Grosse Pointe Park Property CRIMES

Population: 11,220
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 29 199 24
Rate per 1,000 2.58 17.74 2.14

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Grosse Pointe Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Grosse Pointe Park 120
Michigan 28