Phillips County, KS Arrest Records

Phillips County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 2.03 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Shawnee, Butler, Pottawatomie, Franklin, Jefferson counties in Kansas.
Phillips County, KS property crime rate is 3.68 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 11 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 175.00% compared to 2015.

Phillips County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Phillips County in 2016 increased by 210% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 2 to 11 while non-violent crime increased by 150% from 8 to 20.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 11
Aggravated assault 11
Burglary 9
Arson 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Phillips County increased by 450% from 2015 and increased by 450% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2 to 11. In 2016 violent crime rate in Phillips County was 56.82% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.203%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Phillips County increased by 150% from 2015 and increased by 5.26% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 19 to 20. In 2016 property crime rate in Phillips County was 87.04% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.368%.

How Phillips stands up against other counties

Phillips vs. Washington

You’ll be in more risk in Phillips compared to Washington county that had 14.76% lower crime rate compared to Phillips 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.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.0000 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 Phillips

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Phillips, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 28.22% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Phillips County is 0.83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.56 daily crimes that occur in Phillips County.
  • In Phillips County you have a 1 in 175 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Phillips, KS have increased by 210%.

Phillips Police Departments

Names in Phillips County