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Crime rate in Newton, Kansas (KS): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map

 

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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in Newton by Year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(5.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
9
(51.8)
9
(50.1)
8
(44.3)
12
(65.9)
21
(114.4)
10
(55.1)
14
(77.6)
15
(80.5)
9
(46.7)
7
(36.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(28.8)
2
(11.1)
4
(22.2)
7
(38.4)
9
(49.0)
8
(44.0)
14
(77.6)
5
(26.8)
7
(36.4)
4
(20.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
40
(230.3)
44
(244.9)
56
(310.1)
66
(362.3)
86
(468.5)
70
(385.4)
67
(371.2)
72
(386.3)
88
(457.0)
97
(501.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
106
(610.4)
109
(606.8)
93
(515.1)
86
(472.1)
119
(648.2)
101
(556.0)
112
(620.4)
83
(445.4)
102
(529.8)
140
(724.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
484
(2,787.1)
552
(3,073.0)
526
(2,913.2)
546
(2,997.5)
634
(3,453.5)
558
(3,072.0)
436
(2,415.2)
329
(1,765.3)
290
(1,506.2)
505
(2,612.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(97.9)
18
(100.2)
20
(110.8)
26
(142.7)
37
(201.5)
17
(93.6)
14
(77.6)
18
(96.6)
20
(103.9)
27
(139.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
7
(40.3)
8
(44.5)
9
(49.8)
3
(16.5)
8
(43.6)
5
(27.5)
10
(55.4)
5
(26.8)
5
(26.0)
2
(10.3)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.6)283.0278.9278.7315.9419.3318.6332.5272.0257.4316.8
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.



According to our research of Kansas and other state lists there were 50 registered sex offenders living in Newton, Kansas as of May 22, 2013.
The ratio of number of residents in Newton to the number of sex offenders is 384 to 1.


See how dangerous Newton, KS is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Newton:

316.8
North Newton:

45.1
Hesston:

111.2
Sedgwick:

73.0
Halstead:

140.4
Moundridge:

45.9
Valley Center:

134.0
Peabody:

137.1
Park City:

242.4
Violent crime rate in 2012
Newton:

312.2
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
Newton:

307.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Newton:

301.2
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2008
Newton:

328.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Newton:

283.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Newton:

391.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Newton:

279.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Newton:

220.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Newton:

186.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Newton:

202.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2012
Newton:

311.1
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
Newton:

206.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Newton:

201.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2008
Newton:

269.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Newton:

292.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Newton:

348.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Newton:

278.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Newton:

278.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Newton:

304.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Newton:

289.7
U.S. Average:

336.9


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Latest news about crime in Newton, KS collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Murders per 100,000 population

Rapes per 100,000 population

Robberies per 100,000 population

Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

Arson per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 37 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Kansas average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 37 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Kansas average:

2.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 38 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Kansas average:

2.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 35 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Kansas average:

2.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 36 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Kansas average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 36 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Kansas average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 36 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Kansas average:

2.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 34 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Kansas average:

2.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 33 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Kansas average:

2.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 33 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Kansas average:

2.56


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Newton

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

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Zip codes: 67117.


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