Upcoming Events

Community Board Meeting

December 17, 2021, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Rockhurst Community Center, 5401 Troost Avenue.

Agenda

I. Overview of 2021 Crime in Kansas City

A. Historical Trajectory

B. National Comparison

II. How Effective are we at Solving Crime?

A. Clearance rates

B. Charge rates

C. Conviction rates

III. Why are we not solving crimes?

1. Time/Resources/Resource Allocation

2. Community Trust

a. 67% of unsolved cases are labeled “lack of cooperation”

IV. How can we address lack of Community Trust?

V. Other