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Total crime 234%
Violent crime 391%
Property crime 207%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsLewis Heights/100k peopleKansas City/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime29,0788,630 (estimate)5,8973,1492,580
Murder137n/a27.89.95.0
Rape403n/a81.747.542.6
Robbery1,637n/a332.084.886.2
Assault5,665n/a1,148.8359.8246.8
Violent crime7,8421,869 (estimate)1,590502381
Burglary3,717n/a753.8444.9376.0
Theft13,305n/a2,698.11,878.81,594.6
Vehicle theft4,214n/a854.6323.4228.9
Property crime21,2366,761 (estimate)4,3072,6472,200

Key findings

  • Lewis Heights crime rates are 234% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lewis Heights are 391% higher than the national average
  • In Lewis Heights you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lewis Heights is safer than 18% of the cities in Missouri
  • Year over year crime in Kansas City has decreased by 6%

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      Daily Crime In Lewis Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lewis Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lewis Heights is 1 in 54
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lewis Heights is 1 in 15
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lewis Heights is 1 in 12

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

      Kansas City police department

      ItemLewis HeightsKansas CityMissouri
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,86912,115
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.03.7

      Sex offenders in Missouri

      StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
      Missouri19,657344266
      There are a total of 19,657 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 344 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 29% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lake Waukomis, MO9731070107
      Lake Winnebago, MO1,2110426426
      Lake Quivira, KS9870426426
      Weatherby Lake, MO1,90070372442
      Fairway, KS3,96484502585
      Mission Hills, KS3,58284502585
      Lake Lotawana, MO2,27494849944
      Kansas City, MO471,7671,5904,3075,897

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mesa, AZ470,4563641,9852,349
      Long Beach, CA469,7936982,5343,232
      Sacramento, CA484,5306573,0413,697
      Atlanta, GA456,3787694,6545,423
      Virginia Beach, VA449,7331171,7231,840
      Kansas City, MO471,7671,5904,3075,897
      Source: The Lewis Heights, Kansas City, MO crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.