The city of Lawrence, with a total population of 90,034, experienced 12,458 arrests over the past three years. During 2013, the arrest rate totaled 440.17 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 23.45% difference making Lawrence higher than the national average of 356.57 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 338 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Lawrence also handled 3,625 arrests for property crimes during 2013. Compared to Baldwin City and Eudora, Lawrence is a more dangerous place to live.
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The city of Lawrence experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2013, Lawrence totaled 338 violent crimes and 3,625 non-violent crimes.
During 2007-2013, Lawrence experienced 2,701 violent crimes. Of those, 5 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 320 were for legacy rape, 442 were for robbery, and 1,934 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Douglas county, Kansas with a total number of 171 employees - 20 female, 127 male officers and 24 civilians. Lawrence PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is KS0230100, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.