Rush County, KS Arrest Records

Rush County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.98 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.
Rush County, KS property crime rate is 21.91 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 37 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 60.87% compared to 2015.

Rush County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Rush County in 2016 increased by 94.44% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 6 to 3 while non-violent crime increased by 123.33% from 30 to 67.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 37
Burglary 27
Motor vehicle theft 3
Aggravated assault 2
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Rush County decreased by 50% from 2015 and decreased by 0% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 3 to 3. In 2016 violent crime rate in Rush County was 79.09% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.098%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Rush County increased by 123.33% from 2015 and increased by 139.29% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 28 to 67. In 2016 property crime rate in Rush County was 22.92% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 2.191%.

How Rush stands up against other counties

Rush vs. Ness

You’ll be in more risk in Rush compared to Ness county that had 52.8% lower crime rate compared to Rush county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.6540 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3376 in Ness county.
Larceny rates of 12.0994 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 5.0641 in Ness county.

Rush vs. Woodson

You’ll be in more risk in Rush compared to Woodson county that had 59.97% lower crime rate compared to Rush county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.3270 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3160 in Woodson county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.9810 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.2638 in Woodson county.

Names with the most arrests in Rush

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Rush, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 31.98% 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 Rush County is 0.31% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 6.27 daily crimes that occur in Rush County.
  • Rush, KS is more violent than Ness.
  • In Rush County you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Rush, KS have increased by 94.44%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Rush, KS

  • Aliases: REMER, CHRISTIAN RILEY | REMER, CHRISTIAN RILEY
  • Date of Birth: 03-17-2000 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 12-30-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 19
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 140
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of Robbery on December 30, 2019 was Christian Riley Remer. The 19-year-old Remer was arrested by Rush County Law Enforcement. He is 5'-9" tall, weighs 140 and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 5 charge because Remer is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Rush County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: PFEIFER, CHRISTOPHER D | PFEIFER, CHRISTOPHER DAKODA | PFEIFER, CODY
  • Date of Birth: 08-11-1997 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 12-05-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 22
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-5"
  • Weight: 127
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
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  • Summary: On December 05, 2019, Christopher D Pfeifer, 22, was arrested by police near Rush, Kansas and charged with Burglary; Build not used as dwell;theft or sex.mot, Theft;Prop. or Serv. by threat mt $1500, lt 25K, Robbery. He is 5'-5" tall, weighs 127 and has green eyes. Burglary; Build not used as dwell;theft or sex.mot, Theft;Prop. or Serv. by threat mt $1500, lt 25K, Robbery 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 Pfeifer’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Rush County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: RICHMEIER, SHAYLA K | RICHMEIER, SHAYLA K
  • Date of Birth: 10-15-1990 00:00:00
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  • Age: 29
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 140
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: Rush County Law Enforcement arrested 29-year-old Shayla K Richmeier. The charge against Richmeier is Criminal possess firearm; Convicted felon or drug offender, 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, a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 8. She weighs 140 with brown hair and blue eyes;  Richmeier 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: Rush County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: REED, ERIC W
  • Date of Birth: 05-23-1972 00:00:00
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  • Age: 47
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-10"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Eric W Reed, 47, was arrested by police near Rush, Kansas and charged with Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling theft or sexually motivated, Theft;obtaining or exerting unauthorized control over property; more than $1,500 less than $25,000, Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling. He is 5'-10" tall, weighs 200 and has green eyes. Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling theft or sexually motivated, Theft;obtaining or exerting unauthorized control over property; more than $1,500 less than $25,000, Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling 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 Reed’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Rush County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: ERBACHER, MEGAN MARIE | ERBACHER, MEGAN MARIE
  • Date of Birth: 12-27-1980 00:00:00
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  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Rush, Kansas arrested Megan Marie Erbacher. Erbacher is 38 years old. She was charged with Possession of Marijuana 3rd Offense.  All criminal suspects including Megan Marie Erbacher are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Rush County Law Enforcement.