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Total crime 83%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 80%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOlathe/100k peopleColorado/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8n/a (estimate)4423,0692,580
Murder0n/a0.03.75.0
Rape0n/a0.071.542.6
Robbery0n/a0.066.786.2
Assault0n/a0.0255.4246.8
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0397381
Burglary1n/a55.3375.2376.0
Theft5n/a276.41,915.91,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a110.6380.5228.9
Property crime8n/a (estimate)4422,6722,200

Key findings

  • Olathe crime rates are 83% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Olathe are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Olathe you have a 1 in 227 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Olathe is safer than 94% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Olathe has decreased by 73%

Olathe crime map

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      Daily Crime In Olathe (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Olathe

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Olathe is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Olathe is 1 in 227
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Olathe is 1 in 227

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

      Olathe police department

      ItemOlatheColoradoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)39,049558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.69.63.3
      There are a total of 3 Olathe police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 83.1% less than the Colorado average and 50.5% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Colorado

      StateTotal offendersColorado /100KNational /100K
      Colorado11,204251266
      There are a total of 11,204 sex offenders in Colorado. This yields a total of 251 sex offenders in Colorado per 100,000 residents which is 6% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Orchard City, CO3,0432451,6471,892
      Hotchkiss, CO9674342,0612,495
      Delta, CO8,8132154,7064,921
      Montrose, CO19,0163414,6244,965
      Olathe, CO1,8780442442

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chester, GA1,8781841,4451,629
      Laton, CA1,8772511,3361,587
      Grandview, TX1,8791991,1491,348
      South Charleston, OH1,8791279851,111
      Angola, NY1,879175719894
      Olathe, CO1,8780442442
      Source: The Olathe, CO 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.