The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Baxter Springs, KS. These figures on reported criminal activity in Baxter Springs, KS, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Baxter Springs, KS is 28% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Kansas, and when compared with the national average, is 22% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Baxter Springs, KS has 17% lower than violent crime rate than Kansas average, while remaining 14% lower than the national average. In property crime, Baxter Springs, KS is 30% lower than the average of Kansas and is 23% lower than the national average.