Wilson County, KS Arrest Records

Wilson County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.57 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.
Wilson County, KS property crime rate is 5.96 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 24 burglary related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 29.41% compared to 2015.

Wilson County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Wilson County in 2016 decreased by 27.85% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 11 to 5 while non-violent crime decreased by 23.53% from 68 to 52.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 24
Larceny-theft 22
Motor vehicle theft 6
Aggravated assault 5
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Wilson County decreased by 54.55% from 2015 and decreased by 37.5% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 8 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Wilson County was 87.79% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.057%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Wilson County decreased by 23.53% from 2015 and decreased by 23.53% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 68 to 52. In 2016 property crime rate in Wilson County was 79.03% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.596%.

How Wilson stands up against other counties

Wilson vs. Coffey

You’ll be in more safety in Wilson compared to Coffey county that had 5.25% higher crime rate compared to Wilson county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Coffey 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 0.1186 in Coffey county.

Wilson vs. Cloud

You’ll be in more safety in Wilson compared to Cloud county that had 8.71% higher crime rate compared to Wilson county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.5732 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5464 in Cloud county.
Larceny rates of 2.5221 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.6066 in Cloud county.

Names with the most arrests in Wilson

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Wilson, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 32.39% 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 Wilson County is 0.8% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.79 daily crimes that occur in Wilson County.
  • Wilson, KS is safer than Coffey.
  • In Wilson County you have a 1 in 153 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Wilson, KS have decreased by 27.85%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Wilson, KS

  • Aliases: SWARTZ, TERRA | SWARTZ, TERRA L | CARPENTER, TERRA LYN | SMITH, TERRA LYN
  • Date of Birth: 03-23-1981 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 02-04-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-4"
  • Weight: 130
  • Hair: Brown
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  • Summary: Wilson County Law Enforcement arrested 38-year-old Terra Swartz on February 04, 2020. The charge against Swartz is Forgery-Mkng, altrng or endrsng any wrttn instrmnt, Theft;Prop. or Serv. by dec.value less than $1500, a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 8. She weighs 130 with brown hair and brown eyes;  Swartz 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: Wilson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: THORNTON, JACOB
  • Date of Birth: 07-09-1994 00:00:00
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  • Age: 25
  • Sex: Male
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  • Weight: 180
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  • Summary: Jacob Thornton was arrested in Wilson, Kansas on charges of Criminal deprivation of motor vehicle, Reckless Driving, Evade road block, drive reckless, inv in accid, comm 5 mov viols, att elude capt f comm fel, Driving under influence of alcohol or drugs - 2nd convict, Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants which is a Class A Misdemeanor. He is 25 years old, 0'-0" tall, and weighs 180 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Thornton is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Wilson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: FAIRBANKS, STEVEN C
  • Date of Birth: 10-21-1998 00:00:00
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  • Age: 21
  • Sex: Male
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  • Height: 5'-7"
  • Weight: 135
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  • Summary: Arrested was 21-year-old Steven C Fairbanks who is 5'-7" tall, weighs 135. Wilson County Law Enforcement is charging Fairbanks with Agg Endangerment child; Intent or reckless cause or permit a childLT18 to be injured/endangered, a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 9, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Wilson, Kansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Wilson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: BOWEY, ADAM J | BOWEY, ADAM J
  • Date of Birth: 07-11-1982 00:00:00
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  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'-1"
  • Weight: 149
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
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  • Summary: Wilson County Law Enforcement arrested 37-year-old Adam J Bowey for Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling, Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants in Wilson, Kansas. He is 6'-1" tall, weighs 149 and has hazel eyes. Burglary; Building not used as a dwelling, Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 7 offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Bowey may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Wilson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: DAVIS, ALEX J
  • Date of Birth: 04-07-2000 00:00:00
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  • Age: 19
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  • Summary: Wilson County Law Enforcement arrested 19-year-old Alex J Davis for Theft Obtain or exerting unauth control over Prpty less than $1500, 3 or more est./2 or more transactions w/in 72 hrs common scheme or course, Criminal use of a financial card; Money, services, etc. w/in 7 day period LT$1000 value in Wilson, Kansas. He is 0'-0" tall, . Theft Obtain or exerting unauth control over Prpty less than $1500, 3 or more est./2 or more transactions w/in 72 hrs common scheme or course, Criminal use of a financial card; Money, services, etc. w/in 7 day period LT$1000 value is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 9 offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Davis may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Wilson County Law Enforcement.

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