Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Michigan

Michigan has a population of 9,957,488. In the year 2020, 14 people were killed by police in Michigan, that number increased 7.69% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #13 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #45 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Blacks which represent 13.66 percent of the population followed by Hispanics at 5.0%. You are 4.52 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Michigan.

Michigan

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 21
  • 14
  • 7
  • 0
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 9,957,488
Black Population 1,360,345
Black Population % 13.66%
White Population 7,489,371
White Population % 75.21%
Hispanic Population 497,897
Hispanic Population % 5.0%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 122
Blacks killed by police 43
Whites killed by police 58
Hispanics killed by police 4
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 449.4 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 508.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 14.1%
Most dangerous city Muskegon Heights