St. Helen, MI
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The crime rate in St. Helen is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 St. Helen is 1 in 41. Based on FBI crime data, St. Helen is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Michigan, St. Helen has a crime rate that is higher than 78% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare St. Helen to other communities of similar population, then St. Helen crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how St. Helen does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how St. Helen 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 St. Helen.

For St. Helen, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in St. Helen is one in 174.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that St. Helen's rate for property crime is 19 per one thousand population. This makes St. Helen 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 St. Helen is one in 53.

St. Helen Crime Data

 
Crime Index

27

(100 is safest)


Safer than 27% of U.S. Cities

St. Helen Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

49

64

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.74

18.75

24.48

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
St. Helen 5.74
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 174

in St. Helen

1 in 241

in Michigan
St. Helen VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,614
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
St. Helen 18.75
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 53

in St. Helen

1 in 53

in Michigan
St. Helen Property CRIMES
Population: 2,614
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

St. Helen Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
St. Helen 11
Michigan 28

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