Elkhart, KS Arrest Records

Elkhart, KS is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.99 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 11th safest city in Kansas among the 103 cities.
Elkhart, KS property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 7.46 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 12 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 100.00% compared to 2015.

Elkhart Crime Rate

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 12
Legacy rape 2
Aggravated assault 2
Burglary 2
Motor vehicle theft 1

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 Elkhart 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

How Elkhart stands up against other cities

Elkhart vs. Medicine Lodge

You’ll be in more safety in Elkhart compared to Medicine Lodge that had 33.24% higher crime rate compared to Elkhart according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.9945 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.0211 in Medicine Lodge city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.5035 in Medicine Lodge.

Names with the most arrests in Elkhart