Atchison, KS Arrest Records

Atchison, KS is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.57 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 89th safest city in Kansas among the 103 cities.
Atchison, KS property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 35.76 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 293 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 14.01% compared to 2015.

Atchison Crime Rate

Total arrests in Atchison 2016 increased by 13.86% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 32 to 38 while non-violent crime increased by 13.39% from 336 to 381.

5 Crimes In Atchison, KS in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 293
Burglary 73
Aggravated assault 21
Motor vehicle theft 15
Legacy rape 10

Other Cities in Kansas with the Most Arrests

Among the 103 cities in state the most dangerous is Wichita with 4,136 violent crimes that’s 54.32% of total of 7,614. Wichita has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 37 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Wichita 64.39
Independence 63.54
Topeka 61.80
Iola 57.14
Parsons 54.11

Safest Cities in Kansas

Are you planning a move to Kansas? Here are the safest cities in Kansas with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Atchison is 1 out of 214 down by 0.02% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Sterling and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in North Newton.

City Arrests
North Newton 5.52
Hugoton 5.54
Sabetha 6.95
Sterling 7.44
Stafford 8.20

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Atchison increased by 18.75% from 2015 and increased by 31.03% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 29 to 38. In 2016 violent crime rate in Atchison was 23.99% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.357%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Atchison increased by 13.39% from 2015 and decreased by 13.8% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 442 to 381. In 2016 property crime rate in Atchison was 25.81% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.576%.

How Atchison stands up against other cities

Atchison vs. Haysville

You’ll be in more risk in Atchison compared to Haysville that had 29.49% lower crime rate compared to Atchison according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Haysville city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.4079 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.5060 in Haysville.

Atchison vs. Parsons

You’ll be in more safety in Atchison compared to Parsons that had 37.6% higher crime rate compared to Atchison according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.9711 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.2915 in Parsons city.
Larceny rates of 27.5014 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 35.0439 in Parsons.

Names with the most arrests in Atchison

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 33.33% are people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Atchison is 0.19% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 10.77 daily crimes that occur in Atchison.
  • Atchison is more violent than Haysville.
  • In Atchison you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Atchison have increased by 13.86%.