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Crime rate in Ann Arbor, Michigan (MI): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Ann Arbor, MI compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Ann Arbor, MI

The 2018 crime rate in Ann Arbor, MI is 148 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.8 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 54.6% U.S. cities. The 2018 Ann Arbor crime rate fell by 4% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Ann Arbor has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Ann Arbor, MI is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Ann Arbor:

148.1
Ypsilanti:

461.6
Saline:

84.1
Milan:

141.3
Canton:

92.0
South Lyon:

40.8
Belleville:

192.7
Chelsea:

50.1
Plymouth Township:

67.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Ann Arbor by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(0.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(0.9)
3
(2.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(0.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(1.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
37
(32.6)
32
(28.3)
30
(26.5)
32
(27.8)
29
(25.4)
43
(38.5)
36
(31.6)
35
(30.4)
48
(41.1)
56
(47.6)
58
(48.9)
44
(37.4)
57
(46.7)
55
(44.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
102
(89.7)
85
(75.2)
66
(58.4)
66
(57.3)
63
(55.1)
76
(68.0)
59
(51.8)
50
(43.5)
49
(42.0)
24
(20.4)
42
(35.4)
43
(36.5)
53
(43.5)
45
(36.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
219
(192.7)
227
(200.9)
202
(178.7)
197
(171.1)
177
(154.8)
165
(147.7)
166
(145.8)
141
(122.6)
147
(125.9)
114
(96.8)
128
(107.8)
125
(106.2)
149
(122.2)
168
(137.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
859
(755.8)
631
(558.5)
572
(506.1)
622
(540.2)
609
(532.5)
524
(468.9)
534
(469.0)
714
(620.8)
410
(351.0)
320
(271.7)
274
(230.8)
242
(205.6)
278
(228.0)
215
(175.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,282
(2,008)
2,119
(1,875)
2,046
(1,810)
2,353
(2,043)
2,216
(1,938)
2,284
(2,044)
1,918
(1,685)
1,898
(1,650)
2,021
(1,730)
1,779
(1,511)
2,018
(1,700)
1,697
(1,442)
1,731
(1,420)
1,650
(1,346)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
238
(209.4)
173
(153.1)
159
(140.7)
146
(126.8)
125
(109.3)
129
(115.4)
97
(85.2)
114
(99.1)
94
(80.5)
101
(85.8)
72
(60.6)
112
(95.2)
99
(81.2)
67
(54.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
21
(18.5)
22
(19.5)
15
(13.3)
13
(11.3)
14
(12.2)
22
(19.7)
11
(9.7)
23
(20.0)
12
(10.3)
11
(9.3)
5
(4.2)
10
(8.5)
7
(5.7)
7
(5.7)
City-Data.com crime index241.5211.8193.6203.3193.0204.5177.0181.0176.0149.8160.2143.5154.1148.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 104 registered sex offenders living in Ann Arbor, Michigan as of September 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ann Arbor is 1,156 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Ann Arbor:

135.0
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Ann Arbor:

129.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Ann Arbor:

110.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Ann Arbor:

120.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Ann Arbor:

106.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Ann Arbor:

130.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Ann Arbor:

115.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Ann Arbor:

130.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Ann Arbor:

146.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Ann Arbor:

132.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Ann Arbor:

142.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Ann Arbor:

145.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Ann Arbor:

166.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Ann Arbor:

173.8
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Ann Arbor:

103.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Ann Arbor:

125.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Ann Arbor:

121.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Ann Arbor:

110.6
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Ann Arbor:

128.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Ann Arbor:

127.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Ann Arbor:

140.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Ann Arbor:

142.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Ann Arbor:

168.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Ann Arbor:

221.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Ann Arbor:

190.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Ann Arbor:

213.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Ann Arbor:

219.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Ann Arbor:

229.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Ann Arbor:

212.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Ann Arbor:

228.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Ann Arbor:

282.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Ann Arbor:

203.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Ann Arbor:

218.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Ann Arbor:

225.5
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 145 (119 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
Michigan average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 143 (119 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
Michigan average:

1.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 151 (125 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
Michigan average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 143 (117 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Michigan average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 143 (117 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Michigan average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 145 (118 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
Michigan average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 143 (117 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
Michigan average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 162 (118 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
Michigan average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 171 (124 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.11
Michigan average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 173 (124 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.08
Michigan average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 203 (149 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Michigan average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 205 (150 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Michigan average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 222 (155 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Michigan average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 223 (152 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Michigan average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 227 (159 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Michigan average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 229 (165 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Michigan average:

2.05

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Ann Arbor, MI
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 48103, 48104, 48105, 48108, 48109.