Jackson County, KS Arrest Records

Jackson County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.98 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Shawnee, Butler, Johnson, Franklin, Leavenworth counties in Kansas.
Jackson County, KS property crime rate is 7.22 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 55 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 19.57% compared to 2015.

Jackson County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Jackson County in 2016 decreased by 1.8% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 19 to 13 while non-violent crime increased by 4.35% from 92 to 96.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 55
Burglary 31
Motor vehicle theft 10
Aggravated assault 9
Revised rape 4

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Jackson County decreased by 31.58% from 2015 and decreased by 27.78% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 18 to 13. In 2016 violent crime rate in Jackson County was 79.16% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.098%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Jackson County increased by 4.35% from 2015 and decreased by 12.73% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 110 to 96. In 2016 property crime rate in Jackson County was 74.59% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.722%.

How Jackson stands up against other counties

Jackson vs. Allen

You’ll be in more risk in Jackson compared to Allen county that had 42.46% lower crime rate compared to Jackson 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 Allen county.
Burglary rates of 2.3324 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.5731 in Allen county.

Jackson vs. Marion

You’ll be in more risk in Jackson compared to Marion county that had 39.6% lower crime rate compared to Jackson 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 Marion county.
Arson rates of 0.0752 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1651 in Marion county.

Names with the most arrests in Jackson

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Jackson, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 30.81% 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 Jackson County is 0.75% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.25 daily crimes that occur in Jackson County.
  • Jackson, KS is more violent than Allen.
  • In Jackson County you have a 1 in 122 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Jackson, KS have decreased by 1.8%.

Cities in Jackson County

Names in Jackson County