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Pine County, Minnesota Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime figures for Pine County, Minnesota. You can examine the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime numbers over time, and see how Pine County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records resources for Pine County, Minnesota, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2004 and 2008 there were 3,249 total crimes reported in Pine County, Minnesota (98 of them violent). Of the 1,083 crimes that occur a year in Pine County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Pine County, Minnesota every 8 hours. This includes 1 murder, 16 rapes, and more than two thousand thefts (including 230 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Pine County, Minnesota (2004, 2006, 2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005 or 2007, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Pine County, Minnesota for 3 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Pine County decreased by 42 percent. Over the same time frame, violent crime fell by 37 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden decrease in crime over the last 3 years in Pine County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to eight hundred for Pine County, Minnesota in 2009.

Crime Trends in Pine County, Minnesota (2004, 2006, 2008)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Pine County, Minnesota (2004, 2006, 2008)

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Pine County, Minnesota law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Pine County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.