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.
Assault rates of 1.6905 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.7735 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.
Larceny rates of 6.1282 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.8169 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 26.65% 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: FOUNTAIN, JOSEPH
  • Date of Birth: 06-04-1969 00:00:00
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  • Age: 50
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of Aggravated Domestic Battery; impeding the normal breathing by blocking to a person involved w was Joseph Fountain. The 50-year-old Fountain was arrested by Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement. He is 0'-0" tall, . Bond was set at unknown amount for the Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 7 charge because Fountain is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: GANT, COLBY LEE | GANT, COLBY LEE
  • Date of Birth: 06-26-1988 00:00:00
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  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 150
  • Hair: Brown
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  • Summary: 31-year-old Colby Lee Gant was arrested in Pottawatomie, Kansas for Criminal damage to property; damage to property w/o consent, value $1000 but less than $25,000, Violation of protective order issued from abuse, Possession of Depress, designated stim, halluc, anabolic steriods, or sel substances;2nd or subs, Possession of Paraphernailia to consume controlled substances, Falsely reporting that crime has been committed or information concerning felony crime with intent officer will rely on such information..He is 5'-9" tall, weighs 150 and has gray eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
  • Aliases: JONES, DONNITHAN MAURICE | JONES, DONNITHAN MARUICE
  • Date of Birth: 03-15-1993 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 01-08-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 26
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 165
  • Hair: Brown
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  • Summary: Arrested on January 08, 2020 was 26-year-old Donnithan Maurice Jones who is 5'-9" tall, weighs 165 and has brown eyes. Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement is charging Jones with Dist/poss int dis heroin or meth lt1g, a Drug-grid Severity Level 4, but He 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: BRAMMER, MICHAEL TROY | BRAMMER, MICHAEL TROY SR | BRAMMER, MIKE
  • Date of Birth: 09-03-1979 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 01-02-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-7"
  • Weight: 165
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Hazel
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  • Summary: Michael Troy Brammer was arrested on January 02, 2020. He is 40 years old, 5'-7" tall, weighs 165 and has hazel eyes. Brammer is charged with Criminal Possess weapon; Felon w/10 yr not firearm, Poss of opiates,opium, narc drugs or desig stim, Domt. Bat.-1st conv; int. bdly hrm; relat/family, Driving while suspended; 2nd conviction by police near Pottawatomie, Kansas. Criminal Possess weapon; Felon w/10 yr not firearm, Poss of opiates,opium, narc drugs or desig stim, Domt. Bat.-1st conv; int. bdly hrm; relat/family, Driving while suspended; 2nd conviction is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 8 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: HURLA, RIDGE
  • Date of Birth: 06-25-1997 00:00:00
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  • Age: 22
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  • Summary: Ridge Hurla was arrested in Pottawatomie, Kansas on charges of Unlawfull possession w/intent to distribute a prescription-only drug;1st Offense which is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 6. He is 22 years old, 0'-0" tall, . Per the United States judicial system, Hurla is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Pottawatomie County Law Enforcement.