Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy

The Michigan Public Policy Survey (MPPS)
Fall 2015 Data Tables

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Q26a. Thinking about the primary law enforcement agency that serves your jurisdiction, overall, how would you describe the relationship today between community members and the law enforcement officers?

Jurisdiction Type Crosstabulation
% within Jurisdiction Type
  Jurisdiction Type Total
County Township City Village
Thinking about the primary law enforcement agency that serves your jurisdiction, overall, how would you describe the relationship today between community members and the law enforcement officers? Excellent 35% 39% 51% 35% 40%
Good 48% 50% 44% 48% 48%
Fair 12% 7% 4% 11% 7%
Poor 1% 1% 1% 3% 1%
Don't Know 3% 4% 0% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Population Size Crosstabulation
% within Population Size
  Population Size Total
<1500 1500-5000 5001-10000 10001-30000 >30000
Thinking about the primary law enforcement agency that serves your jurisdiction, overall, how would you describe the relationship today between community members and the law enforcement officers? Excellent 34% 38% 50% 58% 50% 40%
Good 52% 50% 41% 38% 42% 48%
Fair 8% 8% 5% 4% 3% 7%
Poor 2% 1% 0% 0% 2% 1%
Don't Know 4% 4% 4% 0% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.

Region of Michigan Crosstabulation
% within Region of Michigan
  Region of Michigan Total
Upper Peninsula Northern Lower Peninsula West Central Lower Peninsula East Central Lower Peninsula Southwest Lower Peninsula Southeast Lower Peninsula
Thinking about the primary law enforcement agency that serves your jurisdiction, overall, how would you describe the relationship today between community members and the law enforcement officers Excellent 36% 34% 41% 39% 34% 53% 40%
Good 50% 53% 46% 52% 51% 40% 48%
Fair 10% 8% 8% 5% 10% 3% 7%
Poor 2% 1% 1% 0% 0% 0% 1%
Don't Know 2% 4% 3% 3% 5% 3% 3%
*Columns may not sum to 100% due to rounding within cells.