Crime in KCMO
Updated: 3/9/2020
Crime in KCMO
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  • I have not heard the news but I sure hope they are better this year?
  • Have you seen the new crime stats for the city?
  • Violent Crime can happen to anyone. We have a 1 in 63 chance of being involved in a violent crime!
  • Wow! That is a crazy stat!
  • I wonder what community resources are available for residents?
  • There are many churches and community centers but not many parks for children.
  • Crime Statistics Year 2018: Violent Crime 7,853; Property Crime 21,409. Making KCMO safer than 2% of other U.S. Cities.source:
  • Crime Types 2018: Murder: 135, Rape: 405, Robbery: 1,638 and Assault 5,673
  • Community Resources: Being in the heart of the city and there are not many parks for children and families to go to without traveling or food pantries for families to use for assistance.source:
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