Pottawatomie County, KS Arrest Records

Pottawatomie County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.82 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Shawnee, Butler, Johnson, Franklin, Leavenworth counties in Kansas.
Pottawatomie County, KS property crime rate is 9.55 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 145 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 3.57% compared to 2015.

Pottawatomie County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Pottawatomie County in 2016 decreased by 5.28% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 35 to 43 while non-violent crime decreased by 9.24% from 249 to 226.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 145
Burglary 69
Aggravated assault 40
Motor vehicle theft 12
Arson 5

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Pottawatomie County increased by 22.86% from 2015 and increased by 13.16% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 38 to 43. In 2016 violent crime rate in Pottawatomie County was 61.27% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.182%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Pottawatomie County decreased by 9.24% from 2015 and increased by 0.89% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 224 to 226. In 2016 property crime rate in Pottawatomie County was 66.4% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.955%.

How Pottawatomie stands up against other counties

Pottawatomie vs. Sumner

You’ll be in more risk in Pottawatomie compared to Sumner county that had 38.77% lower crime rate compared to Pottawatomie county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0845 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0430 in Sumner county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.5072 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.8594 in Sumner county.

Pottawatomie vs. Franklin

You’ll be in more risk in Pottawatomie compared to Franklin county that had 32.9% lower crime rate compared to Pottawatomie county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0423 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0782 in Franklin county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.5072 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.8216 in Franklin county.

Names with the most arrests in Pottawatomie

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Pottawatomie, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 26.36% 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 Pottawatomie County is 0.66% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.11 daily crimes that occur in Pottawatomie County.
  • Pottawatomie, KS is more violent than Sumner.
  • In Pottawatomie County you have a 1 in 88 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Pottawatomie, KS have decreased by 5.28%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Pottawatomie, KS

  • Aliases: HOLT, NICOLE ANN | HOLT, NICOLE ANN
  • Date of Birth: 07-17-1994 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-02-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-3"
  • Weight: 150
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement arrested 24-year-old Nicole Ann Holt on April 02, 2019. The charge against Holt is Burglary; Motor vehicle, aircraft, or other means of conveyance except for theft of firearm, Possession of Paraphernailia to consume controlled substances, Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 9. She weighs 150 with blond or strawberry hair and blue eyes;  Holt and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: THOMPSON, KYLE PATRICK | THOMPSON, KYLE PATRICK
  • Date of Birth: 05-28-1986 00:00:00
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  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'-3"
  • Weight: 215
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of Possession of Depress, designated stim, halluc, anabolic steriods, or sel substances;2nd or subsquent, Falsely reporting that crime has been committed or information concerning felony crime with intent officer will rely on such information., Falsely reporting that crime has been committed or information concerning misdemeanor crime with intent officer will rely on such information., Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants was Kyle Patrick Thompson. The 32-year-old Thompson was arrested by Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement. He is 6'-3" tall, weighs 215 and has blue eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the Drug-grid Severity Level 5 charge because Thompson is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: MAROLT, HARLEY ALEXANDER | MAROLT, HARLEY ALEXANDER
  • Date of Birth: 11-13-1997 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-11-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 21
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: Harley Alexander Marolt was arrested on April 11, 2019. He is 21 years old, 5'-9" tall, weighs 180 and has blue eyes. Marolt is charged with Indecent Liberties w/Child GE14 LT16 Lewd Fondlin by police near Pottawatomie, Kansas. Indecent Liberties w/Child GE14 LT16 Lewd Fondlin is a Non 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: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: KERN, MEGAN | KERN, MEGAN
  • Date of Birth: 10-18-1996 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 04-02-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 22
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-3"
  • Weight: 146
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Summary: Arrested on April 02, 2019 was 22-year-old Megan Kern who is 5'-3" tall, weighs 146 and has brown eyes. Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement is charging Kern with Burglary; Build used as dwell.;excpt thft firearm, Forgery-Mkng, altrng or endrsng any wrttn instrmnt, Theft Obtain or exert unauth control LT $1500, Theft;Obtain Control Prpty mt $1500, lt $1,500, Theft obt exert lt $1500 w/in 5 yrs 2 or more x, a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 7, but She is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Pottawatomie, Kansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: FOX, JESSE JAMES | FOX, JESSE JAMES
  • Date of Birth: 10-03-1988 00:00:00
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  • Age: 30
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Summary: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement arrested 30-year-old Jesse James Fox for Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Distribution/possession with intent to distribute non specified drugs less than 3.5 grams in Pottawatomie, Kansas. He is 5'-9" tall, weighs 170 and has brown eyes. Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Distribution/possession with intent to distribute non specified drugs less than 3.5 grams is a Drug-grid Severity Level 5 offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Fox may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement.