Liberty, MO Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
604
Total Crimes
1,896.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-23.41%
Below National Average
199 out of 391
In Missouri
5,885 out of 9,891
In America

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 -23.41% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -39.47% lower than the Missouri total crime rate of 3,133.7 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

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
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 3,133.7 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.3 5.0
Robbery 6 18.8 80.8 81.6
Aggravated Assault 81 254.4 357.4 250.2
Violent Crime 93 292.1 495.0 366.7
Burglary 69 216.7 430.4 340.5
Larceny 383 1,202.8 1,865.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 59 185.3 343.3 219.9
Property Crime 511 1,604.8 2,638.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Liberty

93
Violent Crimes
292.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-20.35%
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 202.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Liberty is 292.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.35% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -41.00% lower than the Missouri violent crime rate of 495.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Liberty

511
Property Crimes
1,604.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-23.94%
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 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Liberty is 1,604.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -23.94% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -39.18% lower than the Missouri property crime rate of 2,638.7 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 55,415 1,315 2,373.0 2,194.4 178.7
Gladstone, MO 27,553 814 2,954.3 2,631.3 323.0
Grain Valley, MO 14,464 229 1,583.2 1,438.1 145.2
Excelsior Springs, MO 11,715 268 2,287.7 2,159.6 128.0
Kearney, MO 10,736 116 1,080.5 1,015.3 65.2
Smithville, MO 10,503 124 1,180.6 1,037.8 142.8
Parkville, MO 7,143 139 1,946.0 1,862.0 84.0
Mission Hills, KS 3,588 45 1,254.2 1,226.3 27.9
Sugar Creek, MO 3,269 134 4,099.1 3,364.9 734.2
Pleasant Valley, MO 3,073 36 1,171.5 1,139.0 32.5
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