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


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Crime rates in Traverse City by year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2009

2010

2014

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)
1
(7.1)
1
(6.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(34.0)
12
(82.7)
8
(55.1)
13
(89.5)
12
(82.9)
11
(76.4)
8
(55.6)
10
(71.4)
7
(46.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(6.8)
5
(34.5)
4
(27.6)
2
(13.8)
2
(13.8)
4
(27.8)
5
(34.8)
7
(50.0)
3
(19.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
35
(238.2)
26
(179.2)
27
(186.0)
44
(303.0)
32
(221.0)
25
(173.5)
19
(132.1)
19
(135.6)
35
(231.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
52
(353.8)
51
(351.5)
51
(351.4)
39
(268.6)
69
(476.6)
61
(423.4)
65
(451.9)
64
(456.8)
34
(225.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
511
(3,477.1)
439
(3,025.3)
360
(2,480.5)
365
(2,513.8)
389
(2,687.0)
429
(2,977.9)
441
(3,065.7)
386
(2,754.8)
238
(1,575.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
28
(190.5)
22
(151.6)
20
(137.8)
17
(117.1)
22
(152.0)
12
(83.3)
8
(55.6)
13
(92.8)
6
(39.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(20.4)
3
(20.7)
2
(13.8)
4
(27.5)
7
(48.4)
2
(13.9)
1
(7.0)
1
(7.1)
1
(6.6)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.5)196.9207.8172.7203.9205.9199.7184.7202.4142.0

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime 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 154 registered sex offenders living in Traverse City, Michigan as of September 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Traverse City to the number of sex offenders is 97 to 1.


See how dangerous Traverse City, MI is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Traverse City:

142.0
Elk Rapids:

128.3
Suttons Bay:

88.2
Kalkaska:

47.9
Bellaire:

3.1
Violent crime rate in 2014
Traverse City:

142.6
U.S. Average:

202.6

Violent crime rate in 2010
Traverse City:

137.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Traverse City:

107.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2007
Traverse City:

136.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Traverse City:

154.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Traverse City:

190.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Traverse City:

124.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Traverse City:

145.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Traverse City:

120.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2014
Traverse City:

99.8
U.S. Average:

232.8

Property crime rate in 2010
Traverse City:

187.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Traverse City:

193.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2007
Traverse City:

189.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Traverse City:

194.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Traverse City:

151.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Traverse City:

165.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Traverse City:

188.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Traverse City:

210.2
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

City-data.com crime index

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 30 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Michigan average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 29 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.87
Michigan average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 29 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Michigan average:

1.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 30 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
Michigan average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 32 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Michigan average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 34 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Michigan average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 35 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Michigan average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.29
Michigan average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Michigan average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Michigan average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 35 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Michigan average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 36 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Michigan average:

2.05


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Traverse City

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 49686.