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Crime Report for Dearborn Heights,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Dearborn Heights, is 1.5 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Dearborn Heights Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Dearborn Heights, has a violent crime rate of 396 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 695 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Dearborn Heights 396
MI 695
National 676

Dearborn Heights, is in the 79% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 71% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 79% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Dearborn Heights, or said another way, 21% of cities in have crime rates higher than Dearborn Heights.


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Crime Dearborn Heights MI Nation
Violent Crime Total 395.9 695.3 676
Murder / NNH 1.9 8.0 6.5
Forcible Rape 24.7 42.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 118.0 201.7 197.4
Aggravated Assault 251.3 443.1 315
Property Crime Total 2657.1 3491.2 3726.9
Burglary 715.7 909.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 1381.9 2120.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 559.6 505.2 382.3
Arson 26.7 36.9 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Dearborn Heights, has a property crime rate of 2657.1 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 3491.2 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Dearborn Heights 2657.1
MI 3491.2
National 3727



Dearborn Heights Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 56
National Percentile Rank - 56