The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Fort Scott, KS. These figures on reported criminal activity in Fort Scott, 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 Fort Scott, KS is 24% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Kansas, and when compared with the national average, is 47% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Fort Scott, KS has 8% higher than violent crime rate than Kansas average, while remaining 25% higher than the national average. In property crime, Fort Scott, KS is 26% higher than the average of Kansas and is 51% higher than the national average.