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Topeka, KS Arrest Records

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Topeka, KS Arrest Record Search

Topeka has a population of 126,624. During the past three years, Topeka saw 22,451 arrests. For 2017, the Topeka's arrest rate totaled 574.22 per 10,000 residents. This increase of 81.40% makes Topeka higher than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 777 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Topeka also totaled 6,494 arrests for property crimes during 2017.

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  • 7,271Number of arrests in the city for 2017
  • 574.22Crime Rate
  • 61.36Violent Crime Rate
  • 512.86Property Crime Rate

Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Overall, Topeka had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Topeka averaged 777 violent crimes and 6,494 non-violent crimes.

Topeka Violent Crime Types from 2007-2017

The city of Topeka experienced 7,681 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 148 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter. Additionally, 538 was for legacy rape and 33 was for revised rape. The robbery total was 2,693, and the aggravated assault total was 4,269.

Topeka City Police Department

It is situated in Shawnee county, Kansas with a total number of 212 employees - 31 female, 127 male officers and 54 civilians. Topeka PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is KS0890100, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Topeka Police Department
  • State: Kansas
  • City: Topeka
  • Type: City
  • Address: 320 S Kansas Suite 100
  • Phone Number: 785-368-9551
  • Website:

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