Sterling Heights, Michigan

Sterling Heights with a 2010 population of 126,291, saw their property crime rates fall from 2,600 in 2009 to 2,415 in 2010. This decline in property crime of 7% was close to the violent crime rate reduction of 6%. Robbery did not show as vast of an improvement by only declining 2% since 2009; burglary in Sterling Heights didn’t fluctuate far from its 364 in 2009 to 2010. Source: FBI Uniform Crime Reports