It is located in Butler County, KS. It has a population of 875 inhabitants. The crime rate is - 422.86 per 10.000 people. There have been 37 arrests in 2016. The city has seen an uptick in arrest records since last year by 0.010%. The majority of crimes committed in Benton are larceny/theft crimes - 20 incarcerations, whereas the least popular crime is the arson - only 0 arrests.
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The city has seen more non-violent crimes than violent. There have been 1 felony charges and 36 non-violent crimes.
For the time period of 2012-2016, the city of Benton averaged 4 violent crimes.