Sterling Heights, MI Analytics

October recorded 537 crime incidents.

September recorded 613 crime incidents.

August recorded 616 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Other: 1,097
  • Theft: 252
  • Assault: 229
  • Vandalism: 93
  • Arrest: 58
  • Burglary: 34
  • Robbery: 3
  • Shooting: 0
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

In the past three months, August had the most number of crimes in Sterling Heights, Michigan.

August had about 1% more crime than September, with August producing 3 more crimes than September.

August had about 1% more crime than October, with August producing 79 more crimes than October.

Most Committed Crimes in Sterling Heights, Michigan

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 14% of crime in Sterling Heights, Michigan.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 100% of violent crime in Sterling Heights, Michigan.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 88% of property crime in Sterling Heights, Michigan.

Reported Shootings in Sterling Heights, Michigan

We recorded 0 shootings over a three month period in Sterling Heights, Michigan. That's an average of about 0 shootings per month. October saw the most shootings with 0, followed by September with 0 shootings, and August with 0 shootings.

Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.

We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.

Data is based on a radius around the center point of Sterling Heights. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.