Three Rivers, MI
Crime Rates


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Three Rivers, MI crime analytics

With a crime rate of 49 per one thousand residents, Three Rivers has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 20. Within Michigan, more than 96% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Three Rivers.

Importantly, when you compare Three Rivers to other communities of similar population, then Three Rivers crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Three Rivers 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 Three Rivers 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 Three Rivers.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Three Rivers occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Three Rivers; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 194. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Three Rivers experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Three Rivers is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Three Rivers, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 23, which is a rate of 44 per one thousand population.

Three Rivers Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 6% of U.S. Cities

Three Rivers Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Three Rivers 5.16
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 194

in Three Rivers

1 in 241

in Michigan
Population: 7,752
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 9 0 30
Rate per 1,000 0.13 1.16 0.00 3.87
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)

Three Rivers 44.12
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 23

in Three Rivers

1 in 53

in Michigan
Three Rivers Property CRIMES
Population: 7,752
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 56 275 11
Rate per 1,000 7.22 35.47 1.42
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

Three Rivers Crimes Per Square Mile

Three Rivers 67
Michigan 28