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Crime Report for Pittsfield Township,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Pittsfield Township, is 2.0 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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Pittsfield Township Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Pittsfield Township, has a violent crime rate of 228 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

Pittsfield Township 228
MI 695
National 676

Pittsfield Township, is in the 61% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 54% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 61% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Pittsfield Township, or said another way, 39% of cities in have crime rates higher than Pittsfield Township.


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Crime Pittsfield Township MI Nation
Violent Crime Total 228.2 695.3 676
Murder / NNH 2.9 8.0 6.5
Forcible Rape 28.5 42.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 94.1 201.7 197.4
Aggravated Assault 102.7 443.1 315
Property Crime Total 3262.6 3491.2 3726.9
Burglary 613.2 909.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 2392.8 2120.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 256.7 505.2 382.3
Arson 5.7 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.


Pittsfield Township, has a property crime rate of 3262.6 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

Pittsfield Township 3262.6
MI 3491.2
National 3727



Pittsfield Township Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 68
National Percentile Rank - 67