Clay County, KS Arrest Records

Clay County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.12 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Shawnee, Butler, Pottawatomie, Franklin, Finney counties in Kansas.
Clay County, KS property crime rate is 3.32 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 15 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 114.29% compared to 2015.

Clay County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Clay County in 2016 increased by 40% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 2 to 1 while non-violent crime increased by 50% from 18 to 27.

5 Crimes In Clay County, KS in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 15
Larceny-theft 11
Aggravated assault 1
Motor vehicle theft 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Clay County decreased by 50% from 2015 and decreased by 0% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1 to 1. In 2016 violent crime rate in Clay County was 97.38% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.012%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Clay County increased by 50% from 2015 and decreased by 35.71% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 42 to 27. In 2016 property crime rate in Clay County was 88.33% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.332%.

How Clay stands up against other counties

Clay vs. Coffey

You’ll be in more safety in Clay compared to Coffey county that had 100.02% higher crime rate compared to Clay county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1228 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.7115 in Coffey county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1186 in Coffey county.

Names with the most arrests in Clay

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Clay, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 32.04% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Clay County is 0.9% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.94 daily crimes that occur in Clay County.
  • In Clay County you have a 1 in 291 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Clay, KS have increased by 40%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Clay, KS

  • Aliases: ERICKSON, BROCK ALAN | ERICKSON, BROCK ALAN | NORBERT, DARREN KEITH
  • Date of Birth: 12-17-1986 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-16-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-11"
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: On April 16, 2019, Clay County Law Enforcement arrested 32-year-old Brock Alan Erickson for Obstructing Legal Process, Driving While a Habitual Violator, Burglary; Building Not Used as a Dwelling, Theft Loss of less than $1000, Theft;value lessthan $1K CMT PERSON W/2 OR MORCnvs, Making a False Writing, Battery, Dist/poss int dis heroin or meth GE1g LT3.5g, Criminal Damage to Property; greater than $1000 less than $25,000, Burglary; Build nt used as dwell;excpt thft firerm, Thft;Obtain Cntrl Prptygreater than =1Kless than 25k, excpt thft fiream, Opiates,Opium or Narcotic Drugs;Possession;1st Off, Theft;value lessthan $1K Cmt Person W/2 or morCnvs, Burglary; Motor Vehicle,Aircraft, other means in Clay, Kansas. He is 5'-11" tall, weighs 180 and has blue eyes. Obstructing Legal Process, Driving While a Habitual Violator, Burglary; Building Not Used as a Dwelling, Theft Loss of less than $1000, Theft;value lessthan $1K CMT PERSON W/2 OR MORCnvs, Making a False Writing, Battery, Dist/poss int dis heroin or meth GE1g LT3.5g, Criminal Damage to Property; greater than $1000 less than $25,000, Burglary; Build nt used as dwell;excpt thft firerm, Thft;Obtain Cntrl Prptygreater than =1Kless than 25k, excpt thft fiream, Opiates,Opium or Narcotic Drugs;Possession;1st Off, Theft;value lessthan $1K Cmt Person W/2 or morCnvs, Burglary; Motor Vehicle,Aircraft, other means is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 9 offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Erickson may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Clay County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: CONTRERAS, ANDREW JAMES | CONTRERAS, ANDREW JAMES | ANDY,
  • Date of Birth: 10-05-1957 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-02-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 61
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-5"
  • Weight: 174
  • Hair: Gray Or Partially Gray
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: On April 02, 2019, Clay County Law Enforcement arrested 61-year-old Andrew James Contreras for Indecent Liberties w/Child GE14 LT16 Lewd Fondling, Aggravated Indecent Liberties GE14LT16; Fondling in Clay, Kansas. He is 5'-5" tall, weighs 174 and has brown eyes. Indecent Liberties w/Child GE14 LT16 Lewd Fondling, Aggravated Indecent Liberties GE14LT16; Fondling is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 5 offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Contreras may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Clay County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: BRADFORD, ASHLEY ALAINE | BRADFORD, ASHLEY ALAINE
  • Date of Birth: 03-31-1996 00:00:00
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  • Age: 22
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: American Indian Or Alaska
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
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  • Summary: Arrested was 22-year-old Ashley Alaine Bradford who is 5'-9" tall, weighs 220 and has hazel eyes. Clay County Law Enforcement is charging Bradford with Indecent liberties w/child; ge 14 yoa, but LT16 yoa; Lewd fondling or touching, a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 5, but She is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Clay, Kansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Clay County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: SPURLIN, WADE II
  • Date of Birth: 03-28-1980 00:00:00
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  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-10"
  • Weight: 190
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Arrested was 38-year-old Wade Ii Spurlin who is 5'-10" tall, weighs 190 and has blue eyes. Clay County Law Enforcement is charging Spurlin with Opiates, Opium or narcotic drugs; Possession; 1st offense, Depressants, stimulants, hallucinogenics, anabolic steroids; possession; 1st offense, Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs - 3rd or subsequent conviction, a Drug-grid Severity Level 4, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Clay, Kansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Clay County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: LIBY, RYAN T
  • Date of Birth: 05-26-1981 00:00:00
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  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'-4"
  • Weight: 230
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Ryan T Liby was arrested in Clay, Kansas on charges of Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Theft;obtaining or exerting unauthorized control over property; more than $1,500 less than $25,000, Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling theft or sexually motivated which is a Drug-grid Severity Level 5. He is 37 years old, 6'-4" tall, with brown hair, blue eyes and weighs 230 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Liby is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Clay County Law Enforcement.

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