Grandview, MO Criminal and Public Records

Are you searching for criminal records or background information on someone in Grandview, MO? BeenVerified has access to public arrest records in Jackson County that can help you identify criminal background history for individuals in and around the Grandview area. Grandview has a population of 25,256, which makes it the 26th largest city in Missouri, and an average income of $41,283. We’ve compiled helpful crime statistics below, or you can look up a specific person’s criminal records.

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Crime in Grandview, MO

One of the first ways to gauge crime is to look at the reported crimes in that city over a year’s time. Keep in mind that you cannot compare one city’s reported crimes to another city’s reported crimes without also understanding any differences in population. In addition, the reported crime rate and the actual crime rate may be very different; crimes such as forcible rape are notoriously underreported, while crimes like motor vehicle theft have higher reporting rates.

In 2015, there were 129 reported violent crimes and 805 reported property crimes in Grandview. This compares to 30,261 reported violent crimes and 173,642 reported property crimes statewide in Missouri. This makes Grandview 94th in the state of Missouri when it comes to violent crimes per 100k people.

The most common violent crime in Grandview was agg. assault, with 79 reported. The most common property crime was larceny, with 495 reported.

In addition to these major crimes, there were a number of other offenses committed, but most of those were charged as misdemeanors. Our charts below have much more information.

Grandview Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 26th
  • Violent Crimes: 16th (94th per 100k)
  • Murder: 8th (39th per 100k)
  • Rape: 18th (116th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 20th (125th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 14th (38th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 26th (111th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 18th (81st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 35th (144th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 9th (29th per 100k)
  • Arson: 13th (75th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 1,552nd
  • Violent Crimes: 504th (1,228th per 100k)
  • Murder: 76th (339th per 100k)
  • Rape: 181st (1,034th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 407th (1,468th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 304th (610th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,026th (2,016th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 544th (1,392nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,055th (2,753rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 391st (357th per 100k)
  • Arson: 114th (677th per 100k)

In Jackson County (2015)

  • Population: 6th
  • Violent Crimes: 3rd (3rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 3rd (2nd per 100k)
  • Rape: 5th (6th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 4th (3rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 3rd (2nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 6th (5th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 6th (4th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 6th (7th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 4th (4th per 100k)
  • Arson: 4th (3rd per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 25,256
  • Households: 9,682
  • Median Income: $41,283
  • Land Area: 14.728 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.054 miles2
  • Time Zone: CDT

Grandview, MO Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 3 2
Rape 7 10
Agg. Assault 49 79
Robbery 23 38
Burglary 191 185
Vehicle Thefts 119 125
Arson 5 4

Violent Crimes in Grandview, MO in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 2
Rape 10
Aggravated Assault 79
Robbery 38

Property Crimes in Grandview, MO in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 185
Larceny 495
Motor Vehicle Theft 125
Arson 4

Robbery in Grandview, MO

Year Robbery
2006 47
2007 52
2008 53
2009 60
2010 54
2011 56
2012 38
2013 31
2014 23
2015 38

Arson in Grandview, MO

Year Arson
2006 3
2007 6
2008 7
2009 3
2010 9
2011 5
2012 3
2013 5
2014 5
2015 4

Missouri Criminal Statistics:

Criminal Records Lookup

Do you want to lookup a specific individual’s criminal records? While a criminal background check may be important, it is important to understand that that the presence or absence of some criminal history may not be indicative of a person’s actual criminal behavior. People can be arrested for and charged with crimes that they did not commit, while other people may never be charged with crimes that they did commit. Therefore, when looking at an individual’s criminal background, it is important to understand the differences between arrests, charges, and convictions. It is equally important to understand that the absence of a criminal record does not guarantee that a person has not engaged in criminal behavior or will not engage in future criminal behavior.

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Missouri Statistics:

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 26856 30261
Murder 403 502
Rape 4085 4407
Agg. Assault 18482 20830
Robbery 5592 6376
Property Crimes 176237 173642
Burglary 35258 34006
Larceny 124622 122637
Vehicle Thefts 16357 16999
Arson 0 0

While the overall numbers can help you find some information, the crime rate is more informative. The crime rate can be reported in various ways; here we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By looking at the crime rate in a city, you can determine whether that city is more or less dangerous than surrounding cities. Here, we have compiled comparisons of the rate for various crimes in Grandview and compared them to the rates for that same crime in Missouri and nationwide.

Robbery in the state of Missouri

Year Robbery
2006 7587
2007 7165
2008 7390
2009 7452
2010 6132
2011 6269
2012 5782
2013 5484
2014 5592
2015 6376

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