As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 3,803 crime has been reported in Katni.
Katni has highest crime rate of 294.34 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Katni,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Katni District in Madhya Pradesh stands 209th in all crime records in 2013. 101st in no of murders, 80th in no of rapes, 120th in no of robberies, 294th in no of thefts, 45th in no of dacoities, 155th in no of kidnapings, 227th in no of riots.