Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Minnesota

Minnesota has a population of 5,527,358. In the year 2020, 9 people were killed by police in Minnesota, that number decreased 30.77% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #41 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #38 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Blacks which represent 6.09 percent of the population followed by Hispanics at 5.3%. You are 7.64 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Minnesota.

Minnesota

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 12
  • 8
  • 4
  • 0
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 5,527,358
Black Population 336,505
Black Population % 6.09%
White Population 4,438,071
White Population % 80.29%
Hispanic Population 292,764
Hispanic Population % 5.3%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 84
Blacks killed by police 18
Whites killed by police 50
Hispanics killed by police 4
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 220.4 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 249.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 9.6%
Most dangerous city Minneapolis