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Independence, KS Arrest Records

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Independence, KS Arrest Record Search

The city of Independence, with a total population of 8,692, experienced 1,655 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 732.86 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 131.52% difference making Independence higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 60 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Independence also handled 577 arrests for property crimes during 2017. Compared to Caney and Cherryvale, Independence is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 637Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 732.86Crime Rate
  • 69.03Violent Crime Rate
  • 663.83Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

The city of Independence experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Independence totaled 60 violent crimes and 577 non-violent crimes.

Independence Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

During 2007-2017, Independence experienced 302 violent crimes. Of those, 3 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 23 were for legacy rape, 41 were for robbery, and 235 were for aggravated assault.

Independence City Police Department

It is situated in Montgomery county, Kansas with a total number of 25 employees - 3 female, 15 male officers and 7 civilians. Independence PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is KS0630200, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

Total Crime Rate in Independence

YearCrime Rate
2007599.20
2008526.60
2009535.83
2011476.79
2016635.44
2017732.86
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