Reported Annual Crime In Leavenworth

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLeavenworth/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,475n/a (estimate)4,0603,0732,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLeavenworth/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a2.83.95.0
Rape31n/a85.353.842.6
Robbery43n/a118.453.086.2
Assault270n/a743.2328.3246.8
Violent crime345n/a (estimate)950439381
Burglary247n/a679.9430.6376.0
Theft783n/a2,155.21,933.91,594.6
Vehicle theft100n/a275.2269.4228.9
Property crime1,130n/a (estimate)3,1102,6342,200
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Leavenworth, KS is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 32% higher than the average of crimes committed in Kansas. It is also 57% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Leavenworth, KS shows a crime rate that is 116% higher than the Kansas average. The crime rate is also 150% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Leavenworth, KS is shown to be 18% higher than the Kansas average and 41% higher than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Leavenworth is 57% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.12 daily crimes that occur in Leavenworth.
  • Leavenworth is safer than 9% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Leavenworth you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Leavenworth has increased by 15%.

Compare Leavenworth, KS Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Leavenworth (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Leavenworth, KS on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Kansas. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Leavenworth, KS (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Kansas state wide, are 1.32 times more than the state average and 1.57 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Leavenworth, KS on a daily bases are 2.16 times more than than Kansas average and 2.50 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Leavenworth, KS are 1.18 times more than the daily state average and 1.41 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Leavenworth (higher is better)

How safe is Leavenworth, KS compared to other cities in Kansas and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Leavenworth, KS is safer than 6% of the cities in Kansas and 9% 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 Leavenworth, KS. Overall, Leavenworth, KS is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Leavenworth

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Leavenworth is 1 in 106
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Leavenworth is 1 in 33
The chance of being a victim of crime in Leavenworth is 1 in 25
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Leavenworth, KS? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Leavenworth, KS, you have a 1 in 106 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 33. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Leavenworth, KS is 1 in 25.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Leavenworth, KS is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Leavenworth, KS has increased by 47% and the rate of property crime in Leavenworth, KS has increased by 8%. The total crime rate in Leavenworth, KS has increased by 15% year to year.

Leavenworth police department

ItemLeavenworthKansasNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)825,262558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.53.3
There are a total of 82 Leavenworth police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 7.6% less than the Kansas average and 29.7% 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
Ferrelview, MO373000
Weatherby Lake, MO1,90070372442
Weston, MO1,514159838997
Platte City, MO4,827801,0041,085
Tonganoxie, KS4,7921091,0711,180
Basehor, KS5,1671121,0901,202
Lansing, KS11,7062491,1291,378
Leavenworth, KS35,9489503,1104,060

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Bell, CA35,9275131,3801,894
Goldsboro, NC35,9245153,3983,913
Merritt Island, FL35,9163422,0292,372
San Juan, TX35,9834142,2942,709
Richfield, MN35,9122232,1242,347
Leavenworth, KS35,9489503,1104,060
Source: The Leavenworth, KS 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.
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