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Kansas City Statistics

Kansas City tallied almost 31 killings per 100,000 residents in 2017.


Kansas City has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Kansas City is one in 121.


a lot of the crime that takes place in Kansas City is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Kansas City, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 23, which is a rate of 44 per one thousand population.