Shawnee amassed 2,924 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Shawnee’s arrest rate was 548.99 per 100,000 residents. The county of Shawnee is 25.71% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 79 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Shawnee also experienced 899 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Doniphan and Harvey, Shawnee is a more dangerous place to reside.
In Shawnee, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 626 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Shawnee, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.
In Shawnee, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Shawnee has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Shawnee experienced 79 violent crimes and 899 non-violent crimes. When comparing Shawnee to the national average of 739.02, Shawnee is lower by 25.71% than the national average.
Most crimes committed in Shawnee are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 10-20.