Fruitport Named Among “To 10 Safest Cities” in MI analyzed FBI and Census Bureau data to create an interactive map displaying the safest cities in the United States, and Fruitport is ranked number 6 in MI for most police officers per capita!

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The FBI’s annual report Crime in the United States revealed the estimated number of violent crimes reported by law enforcement during 2014 dropped by 0.2% and the estimated number of property crimes decreased 4.3% when compared with 2013 data.

Here are some additional highlights from Crime in the United States, 2014:

•   An estimated 1,165,383 violent crimes and an estimated 8,277,829 property crimes were reported by law enforcement
•   Financial losses suffered by victims of these crimes were calculated at approximately $14.3 billion
•    Larceny-theft accounted for 70.8% of all property crimes reported, burglary for 20.9%, and motor vehicle theft for 8.3%

Even though crime rates are dropping, those numbers are still alarming. So where’s the good news? Fruitport, MI is one of the safest cities in the U.S.