Anderson County, KS Arrest Records

Anderson County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.26 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Shawnee, Butler, Pottawatomie, Franklin, Jefferson counties in Kansas.
Anderson County, KS property crime rate is 3.83 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 17 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 6.25% compared to 2015.

Anderson County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Anderson County in 2016 decreased by 23.81% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 3 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 23.08% from 39 to 30.

5 Crimes In Anderson County, KS in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 17
Larceny-theft 12
Aggravated assault 2
Motor vehicle theft 1
Arson 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Anderson County decreased by 33.33% from 2015 and decreased by 71.43% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 2. In 2016 violent crime rate in Anderson County was 94.55% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.026%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Anderson County decreased by 23.08% from 2015 and decreased by 50% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 60 to 30. In 2016 property crime rate in Anderson County was 86.52% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.383%.

How Anderson stands up against other counties

Anderson vs. Doniphan

You’ll be in more risk in Anderson compared to Doniphan county that had 1.06% lower crime rate compared to Anderson county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2555 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2610 in Doniphan county.
Arson rates of 0.1278 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Doniphan county.

Names with the most arrests in Anderson

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Anderson, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 33.51% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Anderson County is 0.88% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.12 daily crimes that occur in Anderson County.
  • In Anderson County you have a 1 in 245 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Anderson, KS have decreased by 23.81%.

Cities in Anderson County