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Criminal statistics for the state of Michigan

Total Crime - In 2006, Michigan had a Total Crime Index of 3775.2 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 3.3% from the previous year, 2005. The Total Crime Index was down 2.7% since 2002 and down even more in 1981, down 45%. Michigan's Total Crime Index has considerably been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Violent Crime - Michigan had a Violent Crime Index of 562.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was up 1.5% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 9.9% since 2003, but down 30.1% since 1986. Michigan's Violent Crime Index has been gradually dropping during the past 25 years.
Property Crime - Michigan's 2006 Property Crime Index was 3212.8 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was up 3.7% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 2.1% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1981, down 48.3%. Michigan's Property Crime Index has considerably been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Michigan Murder Rate was 7.1 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 14.5% from the previous year, 2005. The Murder Rate was up 16.3% since 2003, but down 41.9% since 1987. Michigan's Murder Rate has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Michigan's Forcible Rape Index was 52.2 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 1.3% from the previous year in 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 12% since 1980, but down 34.8% since 1992. Michigan's Forcible Rape Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, increasing slightly.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Michigan was 140.7 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 6.5% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 26% since 2003, but down 54.2% since 1984. Michigan's Robbery Index has considerably been on the decline in the past twenty five years.
Aggravated Assault - Michigan's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 362.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 0.5% from the previous year in 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 10.6% since 1981, but down 23.3% since 1993. Michigan's Aggravated Assault Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.
Burglary - In 2006, Michigan had a Burglary Index of 753.9 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 7.9% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 11.2% since 2003, but down 59.6% since 1981. Michigan's Burglary Index has drastically declined during the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Michigan was 1963.5 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 2.1% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 5.1% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1981, down 47.2%. Michigan's Larceny Theft Index has significantly been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Michigan was 495.4 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 2.1% from the previous year, 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up 0% since 2002, but down 42.8% since 1984. Michigan's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.