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Coffey County, Kansas Crime Statistics

This page contains crime numbers for Coffey County, Kansas. You can take a look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime figures over time, and see how Coffey County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records information for Coffey County, Kansas, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2002 and 2008 there were 573 total crimes reported in Coffey County, Kansas (58 of them violent). Of the 96 crimes that happen every year in Coffey County, nearly one-half occur less than one mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Coffey County, Kansas 96 times a year. This includes 1 murder, 16 rapes, and almost four hundred thefts (including 26 auto thefts).

Total Crime in Coffey County, Kansas (2002-2003, 2005-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001 or 2004, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Over the preceding 10 years, crime data were available in Coffey County, Kansas for 6 years. During that time frame, reported crime in Coffey County has grown by 10%. During that same interval, violent crime grew by 58%. On the whole, the crime figures reflect a dramatic reduction in crime over the last 6 years in Coffey County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could fall to seventy for Coffey County, Kansas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Coffey County, Kansas (2002-2003, 2005-2008)

Keep in mind that these graphs show reported crime numbers and certain sharp changes in crime figures might be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Coffey County, Kansas (2002-2003, 2005-2008)

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Crime Data Information

Coffey County, Kansas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Coffey County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.