Reported Annual Crime In Dodge City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDodge City/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime875n/a (estimate)3,0953,1102,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDodge City/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder3n/a10.64.44.9
Rape14n/a49.555.538.6
Robbery6n/a21.262.4101.9
Assault68n/a240.5267.6237.8
Violent crime91n/a (estimate)322390373
Burglary146n/a516.4527.6491.4
Theft608n/a2,150.61,953.51,775.4
Vehicle theft30n/a106.1238.9220.2
Property crime784n/a (estimate)2,7732,7202,487
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Dodge City, KS. All reported Dodge City, KS crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Dodge City, KS overall crime rate is equal to in comparison to the Kansas average; and is also 8% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Dodge City, KS, the rate is 17% lower than compared to the Kansas average, and 14% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Dodge City, KS comes in at 2% higher than to the average seen in Kansas, and 12% higher than the overall national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dodge City is 8% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.48 daily crimes that occur in Dodge City.
  • Dodge City is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dodge City you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dodge City has decreased by 1%.

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Daily Crime In Dodge City (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Dodge City, KS per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Kansas as well as national figures. In Dodge City, KS the total number of daily crimes is 1.00 times less than the Kansas average and 1.08 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Dodge City, KS are 1.21 times less than the Kansas average and 1.16 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Dodge City, KS has a daily crime rate that is 1.02 times more than the Kansas average and 1.12 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Dodge City (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Dodge City, KS area in comparison to other Kansas communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Dodge City, KS being safer than 27% of cities in Kansas and 33% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Kansas cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Dodge City, KS. In conclusion, Dodge City, KS now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dodge City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dodge City is 1 in 311
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dodge City is 1 in 37
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dodge City is 1 in 33
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Dodge City, KS? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Dodge City, KS you have a 1 in 311 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Dodge City, KS.

Year Over Year Crime In Dodge City (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Dodge City, KS is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Dodge City, KS has decreased by 22%, while the property crime rate in Dodge City, KS has increased by 2% year over year. The number of total crimes in Dodge City, KS has decreased by 1% year over year.

Dodge City police department

ItemDodge CityKansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)615,262556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.53.3
There are a total of 61 Dodge City police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.2% less than the Kansas average and 33.5% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Kansas

StateTotal offendersKansas /100KNational /100K
Kansas7,716279222
There are a total of 7,716 sex offenders in Kansas. This yields a total of 279 sex offenders in Kansas per 100,000 residents which is 26% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Wright, KS1174313,0083,439
Spearville, KS8294333,0213,455
Wilroads Gardens, KS3095283,6794,207
Ensign, KS2525283,6814,209
Ford, KS2165673,9544,520
Dodge City, KS27,9503222,7733,095

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Opelika, AL27,9566895,0255,715
Rahway, NJ27,9941881,1721,360
Middletown, NY27,9044092,4722,881
DeLand, FL27,8725444,5885,132
Allen Park, MI27,8691641,9802,144
Dodge City, KS27,9503222,7733,095
Source: The Dodge City, KS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.