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


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

Crime rate in Sturgis, MI

The 2018 crime rate in Sturgis, MI was 388 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.4 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 90.8% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Sturgis crime rate rose by 43% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Sturgis has seen an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime.
See how dangerous Sturgis, MI is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Sturgis:

388.3
Burr Oak:

136.9
White Pigeon:

184.7
Colon:

150.4
Bronson:

244.2
Constantine:

473.6
Mendon:

144.0
Three Rivers:

427.9
Vicksburg:

186.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Sturgis by year

Type

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
18
(161.2)
9
(80.9)
15
(135.1)
8
(72.6)
6
(55.0)
16
(147.2)
5
(47.4)
14
(127.4)
18
(164.9)
11
(101.1)
10
(91.9)
5
(46.0)
29
(268.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(17.9)
4
(35.9)
7
(63.0)
11
(99.8)
4
(36.7)
1
(9.2)
1
(9.5)
3
(27.3)
2
(18.3)
3
(27.6)
2
(18.4)
1
(9.2)
2
(18.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
30
(268.7)
25
(224.6)
36
(324.1)
23
(208.6)
26
(238.2)
38
(349.7)
29
(275.0)
18
(163.8)
29
(265.7)
37
(340.1)
19
(174.7)
21
(193.4)
30
(277.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
68
(609.2)
71
(638.0)
59
(531.2)
55
(498.8)
64
(586.4)
92
(846.7)
44
(417.3)
52
(473.3)
41
(375.7)
24
(220.6)
25
(229.9)
42
(386.8)
32
(296.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
298
(2,670)
303
(2,723)
226
(2,035)
251
(2,276)
268
(2,456)
266
(2,448)
238
(2,257)
243
(2,212)
263
(2,410)
253
(2,326)
225
(2,069)
286
(2,634)
207
(1,917)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
18
(161.2)
9
(80.9)
16
(144.1)
19
(172.3)
12
(110.0)
17
(156.5)
11
(104.3)
15
(136.5)
15
(137.5)
15
(137.9)
14
(128.7)
16
(147.4)
20
(185.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(9.0)
3
(27.0)
2
(18.0)
3
(27.2)
1
(9.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.5)
2
(18.2)
6
(55.0)
1
(9.2)
3
(27.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)355.9280.4321.9269.5250.7360.2223.6275.4324.3276.7241.5222.5388.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 117 registered sex offenders living in Sturgis, Michigan as of December 09, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sturgis is 94 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Sturgis:

416.8
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Sturgis:

147.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Sturgis:

206.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Sturgis:

285.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Sturgis:

307.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2011
Sturgis:

223.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Sturgis:

189.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Sturgis:

326.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Sturgis:

192.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Sturgis:

226.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Sturgis:

328.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Sturgis:

211.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Sturgis:

309.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Sturgis:

282.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Sturgis:

191.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Sturgis:

182.9
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Sturgis:

231.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Sturgis:

168.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Sturgis:

181.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Sturgis:

216.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2011
Sturgis:

225.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Sturgis:

212.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Sturgis:

315.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Sturgis:

256.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Sturgis:

239.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Sturgis:

229.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Sturgis:

275.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Sturgis:

283.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Sturgis:

355.6
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Sturgis:

293.7
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: 25 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Michigan average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Michigan average:

1.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Michigan average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Michigan average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Michigan average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Michigan average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Michigan average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Michigan average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.71
Michigan average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Michigan average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Michigan average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 23 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Michigan average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Michigan average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 24 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Michigan average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 24 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Michigan average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 24 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Michigan average:

2.05

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Sturgis, MI
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 49091.