Harper County, KS Arrest Records

Harper County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.06 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Butler, Pottawatomie, Franklin, Jefferson, Miami counties in Kansas.
Harper County, KS property crime rate is 6.33 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 19 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 13.64% compared to 2015.

Harper County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Harper County in 2016 increased by 13.51% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 5 to 6 while non-violent crime increased by 12.5% from 32 to 36.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 19
Burglary 15
Aggravated assault 5
Motor vehicle theft 2
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Harper County increased by 20% from 2015 and increased by 100% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 3 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Harper County was 77.51% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.106%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Harper County increased by 12.5% from 2015 and increased by 125% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 16 to 36. In 2016 property crime rate in Harper County was 77.72% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.633%.

How Harper stands up against other counties

Harper vs. Morris

You’ll be in more risk in Harper compared to Morris county that had 7.71% lower crime rate compared to Harper county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Morris county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.3518 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.5383 in Morris county.

Harper vs. Washington

You’ll be in more risk in Harper compared to Washington county that had 34.1% lower crime rate compared to Harper county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Washington county.
Burglary rates of 2.6385 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.2622 in Washington county.

Names with the most arrests in Harper

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Harper, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 31.68% 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 Harper County is 0.78% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.02 daily crimes that occur in Harper County.
  • Harper, KS is more violent than Morris.
  • In Harper County you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Harper, KS have increased by 13.51%.

Cities in Harper County

Names in Harper County