Greenwood County, KS Arrest Records

Greenwood County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 3.09 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Shawnee, Butler, Pottawatomie, Johnson, Franklin counties in Kansas.
Greenwood County, KS property crime rate is 12.68 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 54 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 28.57% compared to 2015.

Greenwood County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Greenwood County in 2016 increased by 1.04% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 11 to 19 while non-violent crime decreased by 8.24% from 85 to 78.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 54
Burglary 21
Aggravated assault 17
Motor vehicle theft 3
Murder 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Greenwood County increased by 72.73% from 2015 and increased by 58.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 12 to 19. In 2016 violent crime rate in Greenwood County was 34.18% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.309%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Greenwood County decreased by 8.24% from 2015 and decreased by 17.02% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 94 to 78. In 2016 property crime rate in Greenwood County was 55.39% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.268%.

How Greenwood stands up against other counties

Greenwood vs. Gray

You’ll be in more risk in Greenwood compared to Gray county that had 4.37% lower crime rate compared to Greenwood county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1626 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Gray county.
Burglary rates of 3.4141 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.4634 in Gray county.

Names with the most arrests in Greenwood

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Greenwood, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 27.25% 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 Greenwood County is 0.52% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 4.32 daily crimes that occur in Greenwood County.
  • Greenwood, KS is more violent than Gray.
  • In Greenwood County you have a 1 in 63 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Greenwood, KS have increased by 1.04%.

Greenwood Police Departments

Names in Greenwood County