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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 40%
Property crime 9%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOverland Park/100k peopleKansas/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4,179n/a (estimate)2,1552,7252,489
Murder3n/a1.53.65.0
Rape120n/a61.948.642.6
Robbery78n/a40.244.481.6
Assault239n/a123.3314.2250.2
Violent crime440n/a (estimate)227411379
Burglary379n/a195.5342.7340.5
Theft3,017n/a1,556.11,721.91,549.5
Vehicle theft343n/a176.9249.9219.9
Property crime3,739n/a (estimate)1,9292,3152,110

Key findings

  • Overland Park crime rates are 13% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Overland Park are 40% lower than the national average
  • In Overland Park you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Overland Park is safer than 44% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Overland Park has not changed

Overland Park crime map

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The Overland Park crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Overland Park as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Overland Park crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Overland Park (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Overland Park, KS per 100,000 people. In Overland Park, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 1.26 times less than the Kansas average and 1.15 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Overland Park is 1.81 times less than the Kansas average and 1.67 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Overland Park has a daily crime rate that is 1.20 times less than the Kansas average and 1.09 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Overland Park (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Kansas and all other cities across the US, is Overland Park safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Overland Park is safer than 36% of other cities in the state of Kansas. In addition, Overland Park is safer than 44% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Kansas and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Overland Park. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Overland Park is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Overland Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Overland Park is 1 in 441
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Overland Park is 1 in 52
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Overland Park is 1 in 47
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Overland Park, Kansas? If you reside in Overland Park, then there is a 1 in 441 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 52. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 47 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Overland Park.

      Year Over Year Crime In Overland Park (per 100,000 people)

      A good indicator of whether Overland Park is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Overland Park has not changed, while the property crime rate in Overland Park has not changed year over year. The number of total crimes in Overland Park has not changed year over year.

      Overland Park police department

      ItemOverland ParkKansasNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3085,262558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.53.3

      Sex offenders in Kansas

      StateTotal offendersKansas /100KNational /100K
      Kansas9,632349266
      There are a total of 9,632 sex offenders in Kansas. This yields a total of 349 sex offenders in Kansas per 100,000 residents which is 31% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Westwood, KS1,74761345406
      Lake Quivira, KS9870425425
      Fairway, KS3,96478441519
      Shawnee, KS64,444213324537
      Basehor, KS5,16716857873
      Gardner, KS20,667144787931
      Westwood Hills, KS4141669351,101
      Overland Park, KS183,7752271,9292,155

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Worcester, MA183,6776302,0502,680
      Knoxville, TN183,9276674,3505,017
      Brownsville, TX182,1104212,4692,890
      Grand Prairie, TX185,6312172,1022,319
      Newport News, VA181,6065962,5293,124
      Overland Park, KS183,7752271,9292,155
      Source: The Overland Park, KS crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.