Crime Trend in Minnesota

There were 13,332 violent crimes, 117 murders, 117,236 property crimes in 2019.

Violent crime in Minnesota

Number of violent crimes

Crime rates (rate per 100,000)

Year Violent crime Rate Source
2019 13,332 236.4 [51]
2018 12,403 221.2 [51]
2017 13,291 238.3 [52]
2016 13,365 241.9 [52]
2015 13,319 242.6 [53]
2014 12,505 229.1 [53]
2013 12,100 223.2 [54]
2012 12,419 230.9 [54]
2011 11,825 221.2 [55]
2010 12,515 235.7 [55]

Murder and non negligent manslaughter in Minnesota

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Murder Rate Source
2019 117 2.1 [51]
2018 107 1.9 [51]
2017 113 2.0 [52]
2016 101 1.8 [52]
2015 133 2.4 [53]
2014 88 1.6 [53]
2013 114 2.1 [54]
2012 99 1.8 [54]
2011 74 1.4 [55]
2010 96 1.8 [55]

The number of robberies in Minnesota

Number of murders

Murder rate (per 100,000)

Year Robberies Rate Source
2019 3,149 55.8 [51]
2018 2,946 52.5 [51]
2017 3,621 64.9 [52]
2016 3,730 67.5 [52]
2015 3,771 68.7 [53]
2014 3,687 67.6 [53]
2013 3,674 67.8 [54]
2012 3,475 64.6 [54]
2011 3,386 63.4 [55]
2010 3,388 63.8 [55]

The number of aggravated assaults in Minnesota

Number of aggravated assaults

Aggravated assault rate (per 100,000)

Year Aggravated assaults Rate Source
2019 7,618 135.1 [51]
2018 6,875 122.6 [51]
2017 7,172 128.6 [52]
2016 7,185 130.0 [52]
2015 7,094 129.2 [53]
2014 6,729 123.3 [53]
2013 6,909 127.5 [54]
2012 7,207 134.0 [54]
2011 6,701 125.4 [55]
2010 7,233 136.2 [55]

The number of property crimes in Minnesota

Number of property crimes

Property crime rate (per 100,000)

Year Property crimes Rate Source
2019 117,236 2078.8 [51]
2018 112,186 2001.1 [51]
2017 122,212 2191.5 [52]
2016 117,723 2130.7 [52]
2015 121,984 2222.1 [53]
2014 125,377 2297.5 [53]
2013 131,195 2420.4 [54]
2012 138,152 2568.1 [54]
2011 136,264 2549.4 [55]
2010 136,431 2569.0 [55]

The number of burglaries in Minnesota

Number of burglaries

Burglary rate (per 100,000)

Year Burglary Rate Source
2019 15,927 282.4 [51]
2018 16,206 289.1 [51]
2017 18,787 336.9 [52]
2016 18,582 336.3 [52]
2015 19,299 351.6 [53]
2014 20,773 380.7 [53]
2013 22,713 419.0 [54]
2012 25,378 471.7 [54]
2011 25,724 481.3 [55]
2010 24,415 459.7 [55]

The number of larceny thefts in Minnesota

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 90,092 1597.5 [51]
2018 85,849 1531.3 [51]
2017 93,446 1675.7 [52]
2016 90,421 1636.6 [52]
2015 94,704 1725.2 [53]
2014 96,237 1763.5 [53]
2013 100,516 1854.4 [54]
2012 104,316 1939.1 [54]
2011 102,358 1915.1 [55]
2010 103,429 1947.6 [55]

The number of motor vehicle thefts in Minnesota

Number of motor vehicle thefts

Motor vehicle theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Vehicle theft Rate Source
2019 11,217 198.9 [51]
2018 10,131 180.7 [51]
2017 9,979 178.9 [52]
2016 8,720 157.8 [52]
2015 7,981 145.4 [53]
2014 8,367 153.3 [53]
2013 7,966 147.0 [54]
2012 8,458 157.2 [54]
2011 8,182 153.1 [55]
2010 8,587 161.7 [55]

crime rate = number / population * 100,000

FBI calculates the crime rates by using population data published by U.S. Census Bureau in all years.

The crime rates in all states

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