Seward amassed 92 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Seward’s arrest rate was 123.30 per 100,000 residents. The county of Seward is 83.32% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 13 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Seward also experienced 15 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Johnson and Wyandotte, Seward is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Seward, the most common crime is aggravated assault which accounts for 12 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Seward, is larceny/theft, and the third most common is burglary.
In Seward, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Seward has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Seward experienced 13 violent crimes and 15 non-violent crimes. When comparing Seward to the national average of 739.02, Seward is lower by 83.32% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Seward are perpetrated by people between the ages of 31-40. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.