You may have heard news reports about recent rises in crime. Our Minnesota data show that violent crime rose sharply from 2020 to 2021. Changes in other crime rates weren't so pronounced. See all our crime rate data here.
Minnesota's violent crime rate rose sharply over the last two years
Minnesota's property crime rate has remained relatively steady over the last three years
Statewide increases in the serious crime rate are guided by trends in the Twin Cities
Larceny, or theft, is the most common type of serious crime