Kalamazoo County, MI Arrest Records

Kalamazoo County, MI is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.14 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Washtenaw, Kent, Macomb, Jackson, Ingham counties in Michigan.
Kalamazoo County, MI property crime rate is 8.55 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 1,608 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 3.37% compared to 2015.

Kalamazoo County, MI Crime Rate

Total arrests in Kalamazoo County in 2016 increased by 4.67% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 239 to 297 while non-violent crime increased by 2.52% from 2,181 to 2,236.

5 Crimes In Kalamazoo County, MI in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 1,608
Burglary 514
Aggravated assault 154
Motor vehicle theft 114
Revised rape 102

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Kalamazoo County increased by 24.27% from 2015 and increased by 132.03% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 128 to 297. In 2016 violent crime rate in Kalamazoo County was 75.81% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.114%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Kalamazoo County increased by 2.52% from 2015 and increased by 40.72% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1,589 to 2,236. In 2016 property crime rate in Kalamazoo County was 69.94% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.855%.

How Kalamazoo stands up against other counties

Kalamazoo vs. Ottawa

You’ll be in more safety in Kalamazoo compared to Ottawa county that had 11.66% higher crime rate compared to Kalamazoo county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.1414 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1027 in Ottawa county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.4357 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2941 in Ottawa county.

Kalamazoo vs. Ingham

You’ll be in more risk in Kalamazoo compared to Ingham county that had 76.69% lower crime rate compared to Kalamazoo county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0153 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0069 in Ingham county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.4357 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0972 in Ingham county.

Names with the most arrests in Kalamazoo

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the most crimes, that's 38.92% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kalamazoo County is 0.71% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.65 daily crimes that occur in Kalamazoo County.
  • Kalamazoo, MI is safer than Ottawa.
  • In Kalamazoo County you have a 1 in 103 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Kalamazoo, MI have increased by 4.67%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Kalamazoo, MI

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  • Arrest Date: 02-13-2020 09:02:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White/eurp/ N.afr/mid Eas
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  • Height: 5'06"
  • Weight: 170
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  • Total Bond: 4000
  • Booking Date: 2020-02-13 09:02:00
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  • Summary: On February 13, 2020, Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement arrested 38-year-old Sharon Ann Burkart for POLICE OFFICER-ASSAULTING/RESISTING-ATTEMPT, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE in Kalamazoo, Michigan. She is 5'06" tall, weighs 170 and has gray eyes. POLICE OFFICER-ASSAULTING/RESISTING-ATTEMPT, DOMESTIC VIOLENCE is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Burkart may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 02-10-2020 11:51:00
  • Age: 25
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black-origins Of Africa
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  • Height: 5'09"
  • Weight: 160
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  • Place of Birth: Michigan
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  • Booking Date: 2020-02-10 23:51:00
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  • Summary: 25-year-old Deonte Rayone Bull was arrested in Kalamazoo, Michigan for WEAPONS-CARRYING CONCEALED on February 10, 2020.He is 5'09" tall, weighs 160 and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
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  • Arrest Date: 02-12-2020 11:03:00
  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black-origins Of Africa
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  • Height: 6'02"
  • Weight: 190
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  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Michigan
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  • State: Michigan
  • Total Bond: 20000
  • Booking Date: 2020-02-12 23:03:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of POLICE OFFICER - FLEEING - FOURTH DEGREE - VEHICLE CODE, ASSAULT/BODILY HARM LESS THAN MURDER BY STRANGULATION on February 12, 2020 was Jalen Berry-robert Brigham. The 27-year-old Brigham was arrested by Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement. He is 6'02" tall, weighs 190 and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Brigham is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 02-15-2020 11:24:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White/eurp/ N.afr/mid Eas
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  • Height: 5'10"
  • Weight: 160
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  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Michigan
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  • State: Michigan
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  • Booking Date: 2020-02-15 23:24:00
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  • Summary: Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement arrested 41-year-old Jarrod William Briggs on February 15, 2020. He weighs 160 and blue eyes;  Briggs and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 02-13-2020 05:02:00
  • Age: 29
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black-origins Of Africa
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  • Height: 6'00"
  • Weight: 145
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  • Place of Birth: Michigan
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  • Total Bond: 5100
  • Booking Date: 2020-02-13 05:02:00
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  • Summary: On February 13, 2020, Brandon Joshua Brewer, 29, was arrested by police near Kalamazoo, Michigan and charged with HOME INVASION - 3RD DEGREE, TAMPERING WITH ELECTRONIC MONITORING DEVICE, OPERATING-LIC SUSPENDED-REVOKED-DENIED/ALLOWING A SUSPENDED PERSON OPER. He is 6'00" tall, weighs 145 and has brown eyes. HOME INVASION - 3RD DEGREE, TAMPERING WITH ELECTRONIC MONITORING DEVICE, OPERATING-LIC SUSPENDED-REVOKED-DENIED/ALLOWING A SUSPENDED PERSON OPER, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Brewer’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Kalamazoo County Law Enforcement