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.
Arson rates of 0.3270 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 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.
Larceny rates of 12.0994 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.7915 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 32.57% 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: ROTH, ALEX A | ROTH, ALEX A
  • Date of Birth: 08-04-1992 00:00:00
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  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6'-2"
  • Weight: 270
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • State: Kansas
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Fleeing or attempt to elude a law enforcement officer; 3rd or more conviction, Burglary; Motor vehicle, aircraft, or other means of conveyance for theft of firearm was Alex A Roth. The 27-year-old Roth was arrested by Rush County Law Enforcement. He is 6'-2" tall, weighs 270 and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the Drug-grid Severity Level 5 charge because Roth is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Rush County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: PROSSER, HEATH W | PROSSER, HEATH W
  • Date of Birth: 01-31-1986 00:00:00
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  • Age: 34
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-7"
  • Weight: 165
  • Hair: Red/auburn
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Rush County Law Enforcement arrested 34-year-old Heath W Prosser. The charge against Prosser is Theft; Property or services by deception; value less than $1,500, Identity Theft, Identity Fraud, Giving a worthless check; Loss of ge $500 but LT$25,000, Forgery-Making, altering or endorsing any written instrument in way that purports by another person, Theft Obtain or exerting unauth control over Property; value of less than $1,500, Obstructing legal process or official duty in a felony, or resulting from parole, etc., Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Making a False Writing-issuing or delivering written instrument knowing it to have been made, altered or endorsed, a Class A Misdemeanor. He weighs 165 with red/auburn hair and green eyes;  Prosser 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: MADISON-SMITH, MEGAN CATHERINE | MADISON-SMITH, MEGAN CATHERINE
  • Date of Birth: 05-22-1982 00:00:00
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  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5'-9"
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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  • Summary: Megan Catherine Madison-smith, 37, was arrested by police near Rush, Kansas and charged with Possession of opiates, opium, narcotic drugs or designated stimulants, Distribution/possession with intent to distribute non specified drugs less than 3.5 grams. She is 5'-9" tall, weighs 160 and has hazel 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, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Madison-smith’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Rush County Law Enforcement
  • 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
  • Place of Birth: Kansas
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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