Liberty, MO Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
604
Total Crimes
1,896.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.15%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Liberty, MO?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Liberty is 1,896.9 per 100,000 people. That's -26.15% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -39.77% lower than the Missouri total crime rate of 3,149.1 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Liberty SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8

How Does Liberty Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Liberty
/ 100k People
Missouri
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 604 1,896.9 3,149.1 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 9.9 5.0
Robbery 6 18.8 84.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 81 254.4 359.8 246.8
Violent Crime 93 292.1 502.1 368.9
Burglary 69 216.7 444.9 376.0
Larceny 383 1,202.8 1,878.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 59 185.3 323.4 228.9
Property Crime 511 1,604.8 2,647.1 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Liberty

93
Violent Crimes
292.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-20.83%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 342.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Liberty each year. That compares to a 1 in 199.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Liberty is 292.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.83% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -41.83% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 502.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Liberty

511
Property Crimes
1,604.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-27.04%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 62.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Liberty each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Liberty is 1,604.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -27.04% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -39.38% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,647.1 per 100,000 people.

Liberty Crime Compared To Missouri Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Missouri.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Liberty

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Blue Springs, MO 55,277 1,733 3,135.1 2,892.7 242.4
Gladstone, MO 27,382 776 2,834.0 2,410.3 423.6
Grain Valley, MO 14,165 226 1,595.5 1,419.0 176.5
Excelsior Springs, MO 11,626 373 3,208.3 3,019.1 189.2
Kearney, MO 10,300 155 1,504.9 1,446.6 58.3
Smithville, MO 10,012 163 1,628.0 1,528.2 99.9
Parkville, MO 6,963 137 1,967.5 1,780.8 186.7
Sugar Creek, MO 3,303 142 4,299.1 3,845.0 454.1
Pleasant Valley, MO 3,059 36 1,176.9 1,013.4 163.5
Claycomo, MO 1,496 44 2,941.2 2,740.6 200.5
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