Leawood, KS Arrest Records

Leawood, KS is among the safest cities in the USA with 0.85 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 22nd safest city in Kansas among the 103 cities.
Leawood, KS property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 11.27 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 312 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 7.96% compared to 2015.

Leawood Crime Rate

Total arrests in Leawood 2016 decreased by 4.48% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 24 to 30 while non-violent crime decreased by 6.16% from 422 to 396.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 312
Burglary 62
Aggravated assault 23
Motor vehicle theft 22
Robbery 6

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 Leawood 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 Leawood increased by 25% from 2015 and increased by 66.67% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 18 to 30. In 2016 violent crime rate in Leawood was 81.81% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.085%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Leawood decreased by 6.16% from 2015 and decreased by 11.01% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 445 to 396. In 2016 property crime rate in Leawood was 60.35% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.127%.

How Leawood stands up against other cities

Leawood vs. Dodge City

You’ll be in more safety in Leawood compared to Dodge City that had 185.2% higher crime rate compared to Leawood according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.1708 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.3215 in Dodge City city.
Arson rates of 0.0285 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1429 in Dodge City.

Names with the most arrests in Leawood

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 50% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Leawood is 0.63% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.32 daily crimes that occur in Leawood.
  • In Leawood you have a 1 in 82 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Leawood have decreased by 4.48%.