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Linn County, Kansas Crime Statistics

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

Total Crime

Between 2002 and 2008 there were 1,021 total crimes reported in Linn County, Kansas (108 of them violent). Of the 146 crimes that occur a year in Linn County, almost half happen less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Linn County, Kansas 146 times a year. This includes 1 murder, 17 rapes, and nearly six hundred thefts (including 86 motor vehicle thefts).

Total Crime in Linn County, Kansas (2002-2008)

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

Crime Trends

During the previous 10 years, crime data were available in Linn County, Kansas for 7 years. Over that interval, reported crime in Linn County increased by 56 percent. Over that same time frame, violent crime increased by 74 percent. Overall, the crime numbers reveal a sudden increase in crime over the last 7 years in Linn County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit nearly two hundred for Linn County, Kansas in 2009.

Crime Trends in Linn County, Kansas (2002-2008)

Remember that these graphs show reported crime figures and some step offs in crime numbers may be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

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

Visitors are cautioned against interpreting ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a certain location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or differences in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual graph bars to see crime figures in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Linn County, Kansas law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Linn 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.

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