Police Shootings and Violent Crime Statistics in Kansas

Kansas has a population of 2,908,776. In the year 2020, 5 people were killed by police in Kansas, that number decreased 44.44% over the previous year. The state ranks in the #15 position in violent crimes per 100k population, and #27 in total police killings per 100k people. The largest minority in the state are Hispanics which represent 11.71 percent of the population followed by Blacks at 5.63%. You are 9.6 times more likely to get killed by a police officer if you are black in the state of Kansas.

Kansas

Police Killings

  • 2013
  • 2014
  • 2015
  • 2016
  • 2017
  • 2018
  • 2019
  • 2020
  • 15
  • 10
  • 5
  • 0
5 15 11 11 14 9 9 5
General Statistics (2020 est)
State Population 2,908,776
Black Population 163,713
Black Population % 5.63%
White Population 2,214,543
White Population % 76.13%
Hispanic Population 340,616
Hispanic Population % 11.71%
Police Killings (2013-2020)
Total killed by police 73
Blacks killed by police 11
Whites killed by police 49
Hispanics killed by police 8
Crime Statistics (2020 est)
Violent Crime Rate 439.0 per 100k
Incarceration Rate 439.0 per 100k
Poverty Rate 12.0%
Most dangerous city Wichita