Salina, KS Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Salina

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSalina/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,105n/a (estimate)4,3743,2873,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSalina/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a245
Rape39n/a814125
Robbery24n/a5047109
Assault91n/a189248229
Violent crime155n/a (estimate)322340368
Burglary322n/a669600610
Theft1,513n/a3,1442,1171,899
Vehicle theft115n/a239230221
Property crime1,950n/a (estimate)4,0522,9472,731

When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Salina, KS. All reported Salina, 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 Salina, KS overall crime rate is 33% higher than in comparison to the Kansas average; and is also 41% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Salina, KS, the rate is 5% lower than compared to the Kansas average, and 12% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Salina, KS comes in at 37% higher than to the average seen in Kansas, and 48% higher than the overall national average.

The overall crime rate in Salina is 41% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 11.98 daily crimes that occur in Salina.
Salina is safer than 24% of the cities in the United States.
In Salina you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Salina has decreased by 16%.

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Daily Crime In Salina (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Salina, KS for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Kansas as well as those across America as a whole. The Salina, KS total amount of daily offenses is 1.33 times more than than the Kansas average and 1.41 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Salina, KS is 1.06 times less than than the Kansas average, and it is 1.14 times less than than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Salina, KS has a daily crime figure that is 1.38 times more than than the Kansas average and 1.48 times more than than the daily national rate.

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How Safe is Salina (higher is better)

How safe is Salina, KS compared to other cities in Kansas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Salina, KS is safer than 19% of the cities in Kansas and 24% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Kansas and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Salina, KS. Overall, Salina, KS is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Salina

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Salina is 1 in 311
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Salina is 1 in 25
The chance of being a victim of crime in Salina is 1 in 23

Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Salina, KS? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Salina, KS, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 311. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 25 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Salina, KS is 1 in 23.

Year Over Year Crime In Salina (per 100,000 people)

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Salina, KS is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Salina, KS has decreased by 3%, while the property crime rate in Salina, KS has decreased by 17% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Salina, KS has decreased by 16% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Solomon, KS1,1911049881,092
Assaria, KS4842402,2782,518
Falun, KS522642,5042,767
Bennington, KS7612782,6432,921
New Cambria, KS1632792,6512,930
Salina, KS47,6053224,0524,374

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pflugerville, TX47,6021111,5511,662
Casa Grande, AZ47,6754573,9454,403
Newark, OH47,6751404,9685,109
Middletown, CT47,5301271,7511,878
Chesterfield, MO47,471521,4351,487
Salina, KS47,6053224,0524,374

Salina police department

ItemSalinaKansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1075,262504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.53.3

There are a total of 107 Salina police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.2% less than the Kansas average and 32% 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.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. 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.