Southfield has a population of 73,324. During the past three years, Southfield saw 6,627 arrests. For 2017, the Southfield's arrest rate totaled 297.72 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 5.95% makes Southfield lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 151 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Southfield also totaled 2,032 arrests for property crimes during 2017. When compared to Berkley and Birmingham, Southfield is a more dangerous place to live.
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Overall, Southfield had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Southfield averaged 151 violent crimes and 2,032 non-violent crimes.
The city of Southfield experienced 3,852 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 25 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 335 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 1,181, and the aggravated assault total was 2,311.
It is situated in Oakland county, Michigan with a total number of 145 employees - 15 female, 90 male officers and 40 civilians. Southfield PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MI6375100, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.