Edwards County, KS Arrest Records

Edwards County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.68 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Butler, Pottawatomie, Franklin, Jefferson, Miami counties in Kansas.
Edwards County, KS property crime rate is 6.47 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 14 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 12.50% compared to 2015.

Edwards County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Edwards County in 2016 decreased by 30% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 1 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 34.48% from 29 to 19.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 14
Burglary 5
Robbery 1
Aggravated assault 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Edwards County increased by 100% from 2015 and decreased by 60% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 2. In 2016 violent crime rate in Edwards County was 85.49% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.068%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Edwards County decreased by 34.48% from 2015 and decreased by 20.83% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 24 to 19. In 2016 property crime rate in Edwards County was 77.25% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.647%.

How Edwards stands up against other counties

Edwards vs. Ness

You’ll be in more safety in Edwards compared to Ness county that had 51.15% higher crime rate compared to Edwards county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.3404 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Ness county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 2.7009 in Ness county.

Edwards vs. Trego

You’ll be in more risk in Edwards compared to Trego county that had 26.93% lower crime rate compared to Edwards county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Trego 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 0.0000 in Trego county.

Names with the most arrests in Edwards

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Edwards, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 27.46% 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 Edwards County is 0.78% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.96 daily crimes that occur in Edwards County.
  • Edwards, KS is safer than Ness.
  • In Edwards County you have a 1 in 140 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Edwards, KS have decreased by 30%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Edwards, KS

  • Aliases: HERNANDEZ, NANCY | HERNANDEZ, NANCY
  • Date of Birth: 05-03-1991 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 09-19-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-0"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Arrested on September 19, 2019 was 28-year-old Nancy Hernandez who is 5'-0" tall, weighs 200 and has brown eyes. Edwards County Law Enforcement is charging Hernandez with Criminal Damage to Property; LE $1,000, Flee/attempt to elude LEO 3rd conviction, DUI - 1st Conviction, Poss of opiates,opium, narc drugs or desig stim, Theft;Obtain Control Prpty mt $1500, lt $25,000, Reckless Driving, Aggravated Assault, Interference LE kny flsy ac prsn felony crime, Escape from Custody, a Class B Misdemeanor, but She is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Edwards, Kansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Edwards County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: SAULSBURY, LEO
  • Date of Birth: 01-05-1980 00:00:00
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  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'-0"
  • Weight: 215
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Leo Saulsbury, 39, was arrested by police near Edwards, Kansas and charged with Burglary; Building used as a dwelling, Obstructing legal process or official duty in a misdemeanor or civil case, Theft; loss of LT $500, Burglary; Building used as a dwelling except for theft of a firearm or sexually motivated. He is 6'-0" tall, weighs 215 and has hazel eyes. Burglary; Building used as a dwelling, Obstructing legal process or official duty in a misdemeanor or civil case, Theft; loss of LT $500, Burglary; Building used as a dwelling except for theft of a firearm or sexually motivated is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 7, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Saulsbury’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Edwards County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: KOEHN, FORREST DAVID | FORREST, FORREST DAVID
  • Date of Birth: 07-29-1993 00:00:00
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  • Age: 26
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: American Indian Or Alaska
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  • Height: 5'-7"
  • Weight: 150
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Edwards, Kansas arrested Forrest David Koehn. Koehn is 26 years old, weighs 150. He was charged with Burglary; Building used as a dwelling except for theft of a firearm or sexually motivated, Aggravated battery -recklessly, great bodily harm.  All criminal suspects including Forrest David Koehn are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Edwards County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: DUPREE, RYAN ARTHUR | DUPREE, RYAN ARTHUR
  • Date of Birth: 06-05-1980 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 09-12-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'-2"
  • Weight: 208
  • Hair: Gray Or Partially Gray
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Edwards, Kansas arrested Ryan Arthur Dupree on September 12, 2019. Dupree is 39 years old, weighs 208 with gray or partially gray hair and hazel eyes. He was charged with Theft;Obtain Control Prpty lt $100,000 mt $25000, Burglary; Build not used as dwell;theft or sex.mot, Burglary; Build used as dwell.;excpt thft firearm, Poss of opiates,opium, narc drugs or desig stim.  All criminal suspects including Ryan Arthur Dupree are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Edwards County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: INGROUM, JERRY R | INGROUM, JERRY R
  • Date of Birth: 03-13-1991 00:00:00
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  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 185
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: 28-year-old Jerry R Ingroum was arrested in Edwards, Kansas for Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling theft or sexually motivated, Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Burglary; Motor vehicle, aircraft, or other means of conveyance.He is 5'-9" tall, weighs 185 and has blue eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Edwards County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.