Ottawa County, KS Arrest Records

Ottawa County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.17 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Shawnee, Butler, Pottawatomie, Johnson, Franklin counties in Kansas.
Ottawa County, KS property crime rate is 11.49 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 46 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 58.62% compared to 2015.

Ottawa County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Ottawa County in 2016 increased by 30.19% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 4 to 1 while non-violent crime increased by 38.78% from 49 to 68.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 46
Burglary 19
Motor vehicle theft 3
Aggravated assault 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Ottawa County decreased by 75% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Ottawa County was 96.4% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.017%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Ottawa County increased by 38.78% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Ottawa County was 59.59% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.149%.

How Ottawa stands up against other counties

Ottawa vs. Gray

You’ll be in more safety in Ottawa compared to Gray county that had 29.39% higher crime rate compared to Ottawa county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Gray county.
Burglary rates of 3.2095 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.4634 in Gray county.

Names with the most arrests in Ottawa

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Ottawa, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 29.84% 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 Ottawa County is 0.65% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.19 daily crimes that occur in Ottawa County.
  • In Ottawa County you have a 1 in 86 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Ottawa, KS have increased by 30.19%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Ottawa, KS

  • Aliases: WALTERS-SHEPERD, CHRISTIN LEE-ANN
  • Date of Birth: 09-07-1990 00:00:00
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  • Age: 29
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-3"
  • Weight: 121
  • Hair: Red/auburn
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Christin Lee-ann Walters-sheperd was arrested. She is 29 years old, 5'-3" tall, weighs 121 and has hazel eyes. Walters-sheperd is charged with Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants by police near Ottawa, Kansas. Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants is a Drug-grid Severity Level 5 offense and bond was set at unknown as individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Ottawa County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: STEWART, CALVIN RICHARD | STEWART, CALVIN RICHARD | CAL,
  • Date of Birth: 12-26-1970 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 12-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 48
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-10"
  • Weight: 162
  • Hair: Gray Or Partially Gray
  • Eye: Green
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  • Summary: On December 23, 2019, Calvin Richard Stewart, 48, was arrested by police near Ottawa, Kansas and charged with Forgery-Mkng, altrng or endrsng any wrttn instrmnt, Theft;Prop. or Serv. by dec.value less than $1500, Theft obt exert lt $1500 w/in 5 yrs 2 or more x, Agg Battery-Int, recklessly Bodly Hrm w/weapon. He is 5'-10" tall, weighs 162 and has green eyes. Forgery-Mkng, altrng or endrsng any wrttn instrmnt, Theft;Prop. or Serv. by dec.value less than $1500, Theft obt exert lt $1500 w/in 5 yrs 2 or more x, Agg Battery-Int, recklessly Bodly Hrm w/weapon is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 8, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Stewart’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Ottawa County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: GWINN, HAROLD LEON JR | GWINN, HAROLD LEON JR | GWIN, HAROLD LEON | GWIN, HAROLD LEON JR | GWINN, HAROLD LEON
  • Date of Birth: 09-15-1992 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 11-29-2018 12:00:00
  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-8"
  • Weight: 165
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: 27-year-old Harold Leon jr Gwinn was arrested in Ottawa, Kansas for Poss of opiates,opium, narc drugs or desig stim, Domt. Bat.-1st conv; int. bdly hrm;1fmly/fmly mem, Criminal Threat, Agg Battery-Int, Grt Bodly Hrm, Possession Of Marijuana 2nd Offense on November 29, 2018.He is 5'-8" tall, weighs 165 and has blue eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Ottawa County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
  • Aliases: SMITH, ROBERT ALLEN
  • Date of Birth: 09-10-1967 00:00:00
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  • Age: 52
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Ottawa, Kansas arrested Robert Allen Smith. Smith is 52 years old. He was charged with Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs - 3rd or subsequent conviction.  All criminal suspects including Robert Allen Smith are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Ottawa County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: NEEF, BYRON BRYANT
  • Date of Birth: 05-27-1997 00:00:00
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  • Age: 22
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-8"
  • Weight: 130
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: Byron Bryant Neef was arrested in Ottawa, Kansas on charges of Violation of protective order issued from abuse, Theft; Property or services by threat property is a firearm of value less than $25,000, Criminal damage to property; damage to property w/o consent, value LE $1,000 and damage LT $1,000, Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Criminal use of weapons Knowingly possess FA by Person add. and unlwful user of cont.sub., Possession of Paraphernailia to consume controlled substances, Possession of Marijuana 1st Offense which is a Class A Misdemeanor. He is 22 years old, 5'-8" tall, with blond or strawberry hair, blue eyes and weighs 130 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Neef is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Ottawa County Law Enforcement.