Special Report

The Town With the Highest Robbery Rate in Every State

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Massachusetts: Provincetown
> Robberies per 100k people: 67.9 (Massachusetts: 43.7)
> Number of robberies: 2 (Massachusetts: 3,015)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 712.6 (Massachusetts: 308.8)
> Poverty rate: 10.3% (Massachusetts: 10.3%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 2,947 (Massachusetts: 6,893,574)

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Michigan: Highland Park
> Robberies per 100k people: 243.4 (Michigan: 44.5)
> Number of robberies: 26 (Michigan: 4,438)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 1,919.5 (Michigan: 478.0)
> Poverty rate: 46.5% (Michigan: 14.4%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 10,680 (Michigan: 9,966,555)

Minnesota: Robbinsdale
> Robberies per 100k people: 152.4 (Minnesota: 68.5)
> Number of robberies: 22 (Minnesota: 3,877)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 443.3 (Minnesota: 277.5)
> Poverty rate: 8.1% (Minnesota: 9.7%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 14,437 (Minnesota: 5,657,342)

Mississippi: Cleveland
> Robberies per 100k people: 146.2 (Mississippi: 47.8)
> Number of robberies: 16 (Mississippi: 1,419)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 886.3 (Mississippi: 291.2)
> Poverty rate: 27.7% (Mississippi: 20.3%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 10,944 (Mississippi: 2,966,786)

Missouri: Bellefontaine Neighbors
> Robberies per 100k people: 251.1 (Missouri: 74.4)
> Number of robberies: 26 (Missouri: 4,575)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 1,989.2 (Missouri: 542.7)
> Poverty rate: 20.4% (Missouri: 13.7%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 10,356 (Missouri: 6,151,548)