Independence, Missouri 

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Crime in Independence, Missouri

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Independence violent crime is 31.4. (The US average is 22.7)
Independence property crime is 77.0. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Independence, MO Crime History

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Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000513.81.728.3107.3376.66123.6865.54700.2557.9
20015865.323.7126.3430.87212.310155456.8740.4
2002567.75.228.7108425.86818.21053.55078.6686.1
20036661.837.894.1532.37358.61168.45349.1841.1
2004706.70.944.298.2563.47519.61220.55481818.1
2005711.35.440.2109.9555.87318.71165.35322.4831.1
2006732.31.854.9124.3551.36853.21113.44988.6751.3
2007768.76.441.3141.4579.57286.11197.75094.6993.8
2008746.58.251.6147.7539.17334.91280.25349705.8
2009613.12.541.7136.7432.25864.610874202.2575.4
2010399.56.635.5101.5255.95962.51028.64327.2606.7
2011425.61.738.493.8291.75706.41004.64080.8620.9
2012457.34.336.6108.1308.36090.310674356.5666.8
2013462.6643.4103.9309.26055.5994.24386.6674.7
2014405.72.636.7107.4259.15610.2961.53934.5714.3
2015425648.5112.2258.45152.2720.83653.6777.8
2016512.27.741.8119.3343.55445.1759.43871814.8
2017551.99.428.2133.33815725.5670.63976.81078.1
2018443.98.559.689.5286.35210.1599.835811029.2
2019589.25.1106.990.7386.64654.9478.13315.6861.2



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Lake Tapawingo, MO416.71,388.972052019
Sugar Creek, MO734.23,364.93,26952019
Blue Springs, MO178.72,194.455,41572019
Birmingham, MO0.01,630.418482011
Raytown, MO691.34,472.628,93292019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Kansas City, KS773.44,691.1150,370212015
Overland Park, KS226.91,928.5193,877232018
Olathe, KS205.11,134.6141,371292019
Topeka, KS712.34,990.6125,655722019
Columbia, MO320.82,594.0125,0171092019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Independence    10 Reviews

GLACIAL ARTESIAN TAP WATER GETS LOW WATER QUALITY - 10/1/2014
The ice age sent glaciers sweeping south, ending at what is the edge of the Missouri River. Independence, Missouri, has artesian water straight from this glacial melt... Read More

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Very hit or miss. - 4/10/2014
I've lived here pretty much all my life, and I have to say, I'm ready to get out. I'm not sure if the crime here has just skyrocketed over recent years, or if I was just... Read More

Not All That Bad - 1/29/2013
Independence, Missouri is just like any other fairly large, fairly old town. A city approaching 200 years old and having nearly 120,000 residents is going to have both... Read More


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