Ness County, KS Arrest Records

Ness County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.68 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.
Ness County, KS property crime rate is 10.13 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 15 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 42.31% compared to 2015.

Ness County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Ness County in 2016 decreased by 20% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 9.09% from 33 to 30.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 15
Motor vehicle theft 8
Burglary 7
Revised rape 1
Aggravated assault 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Ness County decreased by 71.43% from 2015 and decreased by 50% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 2. In 2016 violent crime rate in Ness County was 85.61% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.068%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Ness County decreased by 9.09% from 2015 and increased by 57.89% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 19 to 30. In 2016 property crime rate in Ness County was 64.37% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.013%.

How Ness stands up against other counties

Ness vs. Edwards

You’ll be in more risk in Ness compared to Edwards county that had 33.84% lower crime rate compared to Ness 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 Edwards county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 2.7009 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Edwards county.

Ness vs. Trego

You’ll be in more risk in Ness compared to Trego county that had 51.66% lower crime rate compared to Ness 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 Trego county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 2.7009 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Trego county.

Names with the most arrests in Ness

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Ness, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 27.12% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 41-50. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ness County is 0.67% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.96 daily crimes that occur in Ness County.
  • Ness, KS is more violent than Edwards.
  • In Ness County you have a 1 in 93 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Ness, KS have decreased by 20%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Ness, KS

  • Aliases: PFAFF, AMANDA | PFAFF, AMANDA RENEE
  • Date of Birth: 03-22-1990 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 02-13-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 29
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-3"
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: Amanda Pfaff was arrested on February 13, 2020. She is 29 years old, 5'-3" tall, weighs 170 and has blue eyes. Pfaff is charged with Poss of Para w/intnt to manuf,grow,etc GE5 plants by police near Ness, Kansas. Poss of Para w/intnt to manuf,grow,etc GE5 plants 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: Ness County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: SCHNIEPP, GARRETT CHARLES
  • Date of Birth: 01-07-1981 00:00:00
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  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
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  • Summary: Arrested was 38-year-old Garrett Charles Schniepp who is 0'-0" tall, . Ness County Law Enforcement is charging Schniepp with Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, a Drug-grid Severity Level 5, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Ness, Kansas found here may provide more information about this incident: Ness County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: PERKINS, CALVIN JASPER | PERKINS, CALVIN JASPER
  • Date of Birth: 07-17-1996 00:00:00
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  • Age: 23
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 140
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: Ness County Law Enforcement arrested 23-year-old Calvin Jasper Perkins for Criminal possess firearm; Convicted felon or drug offender, Possession of Depress, designated stimulants, halluc, anabolic steriods, or sel substances;1st, Criminal possess weapon; felon/ 5 years not in poss. of a firearm in Ness, Kansas. He is 5'-9" tall, weighs 140 and has blue eyes. Criminal possess firearm; Convicted felon or drug offender, Possession of Depress, designated stimulants, halluc, anabolic steriods, or sel substances;1st, Criminal possess weapon; felon/ 5 years not in poss. of a firearm is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 8 offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Perkins may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Ness County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: SAUVAGE, DELANE LEWIS | SAUVAGE, DELANE LEWIS | UNIT,
  • Date of Birth: 02-16-1984 00:00:00
  • Arrest Date: 05-21-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 153
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: On May 21, 2019, Delane Lewis Sauvage, 35, was arrested by police near Ness, Kansas and charged with Poss of opiates,opium, narc drugs or desig stim. He is 5'-9" tall, weighs 153 and has blue eyes. Poss of opiates,opium, narc drugs or desig stim is a Drug-grid Severity Level 5, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Sauvage’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Ness County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: MARTINDALE, QUINTIN | MARTINDALE, QUINTIN JAMES
  • Date of Birth: 03-15-1989 00:00:00
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  • Age: 30
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-5"
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Green
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  • Summary: Ness County Law Enforcement arrested 30-year-old Quintin Martindale for Aggravated assault, Agg Battery - Bodily Harm w/ Deadly Weapon or Manner Possible to Cause Great Bodily Harm in Ness, Kansas. He is 5'-5" tall, weighs 160 and has green eyes. Aggravated assault, Agg Battery - Bodily Harm w/ Deadly Weapon or Manner Possible to Cause Great Bodily Harm is a Non Drug-Grid Severity Level 7 offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Martindale may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Ness County Law Enforcement.

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