Morris County, KS Arrest Records

Morris County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.36 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.
Morris County, KS property crime rate is 6.46 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 18 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 14.29% compared to 2015.

Morris County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Morris County in 2016 decreased by 17.39% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 8 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 5.26% from 38 to 36.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 18
Burglary 15
Motor vehicle theft 3
Aggravated assault 2
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Morris County decreased by 75% from 2015 and decreased by 77.78% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 9 to 2. In 2016 violent crime rate in Morris County was 92.35% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.036%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Morris County decreased by 5.26% from 2015 and decreased by 37.93% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 58 to 36. In 2016 property crime rate in Morris County was 77.27% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.646%.

How Morris stands up against other counties

Morris vs. Washington

You’ll be in more risk in Morris compared to Washington county that had 28.6% lower crime rate compared to Morris county 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 lower than average 0.0000 in Washington county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.5383 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.7212 in Washington county.

Names with the most arrests in Morris

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Morris, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 30.62% 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 Morris County is 0.79% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.87 daily crimes that occur in Morris County.
  • Morris, KS is more violent than Washington.
  • In Morris County you have a 1 in 147 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Morris, KS have decreased by 17.39%.

Cities in Morris County

Names in Morris County