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Criminal statistics for the state of Minnesota

Total Crime - In 2006, Minnesota had a Total Crime Index of 3488.4 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was down 0% from the previous year in 2005. Minnesota's Total Crime Index has been slowly dropping during the past 25 years.
Violent Crime - Minnesota had a Violent Crime Index of 312 reported incidents per 100,000 people in 2006. This number was up 4.9% from 2005. The Violent Crime Index was up 63.4% since 1983, but down 13.1% since 1994. Minnesota's Violent Crime Index has significantly rising in the past 25 years.
Property Crime - Minnesota's 2006 Property Crime Index was 3079.5 reported incidents per one hundred thousand people. This figure was down 0.3% from the prior year. The Property Crime Index was down 1.1% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 32.7%. Minnesota's Property Crime Index has been steadily declining during the past 25 years.
Murder Rate - The 2006 Minnesota Murder Rate was 2.4 reported incidents per one hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 9% from the previous year, 2005. The Murder Rate was up 41.1% since 1983, but down 38.5% since 1995. Minnesota's Murder Rate has slowly been increasing during the past 25 years.
Forced Rape - In 2006, Minnesota's Forcible Rape Index was 31.8 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was down 27.8% from the previous year, 2005. The Forcible Rape Index was up 41.9% since 1983, but down 46.8% since 1994. Minnesota's Forcible Rape Index has been growing during the past 25 years.
Robbery - The Robbery Index in 2006 for Minnesota was 105.1 incidents per 100,000 individuals. This figure was up 14.1% from the previous year in 2005. The Robbery Index was up 47.8% since 1984, but down 15.1% since 1995. Minnesota's Robbery Index has slowly been growing during the past twenty five years.
Aggravated Assault - Minnesota's Aggravated Assault Index in 2006 was 172.6 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 8.6% from the previous year, 2005. The Aggravated Assault Index was up 97.9% since 1983, but down 6.3% since 1992. Minnesota's Aggravated Assault Index has drastically increased during the past 25 years.
Burglary - In 2006, Minnesota had a Burglary Index of 583.9 incidents per hundred thousand individuals. This figure was up 0.7% from the previous year, 2005. The Burglary Index was up 14.2% since 2001, but down 54.3% since 1981. Minnesota's Burglary Index has significantly been on the decline in the past 25 years.
Larceny Theft - The 2006 Larceny Theft Index of Minnesota was 2236.6 incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 0.3% from the previous year, 2005. The Larceny Theft Index was down 2.6% since 2003 and down from a 25 year high in 1980, down 26.2%. Minnesota's Larceny Theft Index has been gradually dropping during the past 25 years.
Motor Vehicle Theft - The Motor Vehicle Theft Index in 2006 for Minnesota was 258.9 reported incidents per 100,000 people. This figure was up 0.3% from the previous year, 2005. The Motor Vehicle Theft Index was up 25.3% since 1984, but down 32.8% since 1996. Minnesota's Motor Vehicle Theft Index has changed slightly during the past 25 years, growing slightly.