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


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

Crime rate in Flint, MI

The 2022 crime rate in Flint, MI is 410 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.7 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 94.3% U.S. cities. The 2022 Flint crime rate rose by 9% compared to 2021. The number of homicides stood at 13 - a decrease of 24 compared to 2021. In the last 5 years Flint has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Flint, MI is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Flint:

409.6
Burton:

362.3
Mount Morris:

252.5
Grand Blanc:

82.6
Flushing:

47.9
Davison:

171.8
Clio:

177.1
Lennon:

313.0
Otisville:

83.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Flint by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
36
(32.2)
53
(51.7)
52
(50.8)
64
(63.0)
47
(47.0)
28
(28.2)
44
(44.8)
45
(46.1)
37
(38.3)
32
(33.4)
39
(41.0)
48
(50.6)
37
(39.2)
13
(16.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
91
(81.5)
92
(89.8)
88
(86.0)
108
(106.3)
146
(146.1)
116
(117.0)
78
(79.4)
98
(100.5)
106
(109.7)
130
(135.9)
70
(73.5)
74
(78.0)
56
(59.4)
84
(104.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
590
(528.4)
670
(654.1)
608
(594.0)
673
(662.2)
450
(450.3)
277
(279.3)
272
(276.9)
248
(254.2)
271
(280.5)
189
(197.5)
84
(88.2)
104
(109.7)
45
(47.7)
28
(35.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1,529
(1,369)
1,597
(1,559)
1,648
(1,610)
1,929
(1,898)
1,311
(1,312)
1,274
(1,285)
1,059
(1,078)
1,157
(1,186)
1,464
(1,515)
1,388
(1,451)
1,143
(1,200)
933
(983.7)
877
(930.1)
860
(1,074)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
3,059
(2,740)
3,646
(3,559)
3,628
(3,544)
2,979
(2,931)
1,946
(1,947)
1,677
(1,691)
1,394
(1,419)
1,215
(1,246)
965
(998.9)
796
(832.0)
584
(613.4)
440
(463.9)
171
(181.4)
189
(236.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,664
(2,386)
1,936
(1,890)
2,220
(2,169)
2,211
(2,175)
2,006
(2,007)
1,945
(1,961)
1,885
(1,919)
1,880
(1,927)
1,405
(1,454)
1,488
(1,555)
1,237
(1,299)
1,093
(1,152)
616
(653.3)
689
(860.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
667
(597.4)
653
(637.5)
770
(752.3)
458
(450.6)
320
(320.2)
271
(273.3)
268
(272.9)
245
(251.2)
276
(285.7)
300
(313.6)
212
(222.7)
220
(232.0)
111
(117.7)
169
(211.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
173
(154.9)
343
(334.8)
287
(280.4)
227
(223.4)
110
(110.1)
133
(134.1)
79
(80.4)
63
(64.6)
45
(46.6)
31
(32.4)
28
(29.4)
26
(27.4)
7
(7.4)
12
(15.0)
City-Data.com crime index897.11059.11065.61117.5850.6709.5649.8670.5702.6670.5520.0490.4374.6409.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. 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 996 registered sex offenders living in Flint, Michigan as of June 18, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Flint is 98 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2022
Flint:

692.0
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2021
Flint:

626.8
U.S. Average:

224.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Flint:

725.9
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Flint:

799.8
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Flint:

1,026.9
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Flint:

1,084.3
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Flint:

912.9
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Flint:

846.6
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Flint:

955.5
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Flint:

1,121.2
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Flint:

1,512.3
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Flint:

1,289.6
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Flint:

1,299.9
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Flint:

1,094.9
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Flint:

1,114.5
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Flint:

991.2
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Flint:

1,117.1
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Flint:

965.4
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Flint:

121.9
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2021
Flint:

86.6
U.S. Average:

157.8

Property crime rate in 2020
Flint:

185.2
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Flint:

221.0
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Flint:

291.2
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Flint:

315.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Flint:

383.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Flint:

420.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Flint:

477.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Flint:

537.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Flint:

762.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Flint:

930.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Flint:

902.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Flint:

756.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Flint:

816.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Flint:

641.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Flint:

672.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Flint:

613.1
U.S. Average:

322.3
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 2021, including police officers: 42 (35 officers - 32 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Michigan average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 48 (41 officers - 37 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Michigan average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 51 (43 officers - 39 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Michigan average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 50 (43 officers - 39 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Michigan average:

1.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 44 (38 officers - 35 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Michigan average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 43 (38 officers - 35 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Michigan average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 41 (35 officers - 32 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
Michigan average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 39 (32 officers - 30 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.04
Michigan average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 37 (34 officers - 32 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
Michigan average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 40 (34 officers - 32 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.07
Michigan average:

1.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 41 (33 officers - 31 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.03
Michigan average:

1.80

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 47 (39 officers - 37 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Michigan average:

1.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 52 (44 officers - 41 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Michigan average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 50 (42 officers - 39 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Michigan average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 47 (39 officers - 35 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Michigan average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 45 (38 officers - 34 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
Michigan average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 44 (37 officers - 33 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.11
Michigan average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 46 (42 officers - 37 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Michigan average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 51 (43 officers - 38 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Michigan average:

2.05

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

Zip codes: 48502, 48503, 48507, 48532, 48551, 48553.