The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Independence, KY. These figures on reported criminal activity in Independence, KY, 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 Independence, KY is 74% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Kentucky, and when compared with the national average, is 78% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Independence, KY has 70% lower than violent crime rate than Kentucky average, while remaining 82% lower than the national average. In property crime, Independence, KY is 74% lower than the average of Kentucky and is 77% lower than the national average.