Russell County, KS Arrest Records

Russell County, KS is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.14 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.
Russell County, KS property crime rate is 5.58 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 24 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 26.32% compared to 2015.

Russell County, KS Crime Rate

Total arrests in Russell County in 2016 increased by 14.63% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 2 to 8 while non-violent crime decreased by 0% from 39 to 39.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 24
Burglary 13
Aggravated assault 7
Motor vehicle theft 2
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Russell County increased by 300% from 2015 and increased by 60% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 8. In 2016 violent crime rate in Russell County was 75.6% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.114%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Russell County decreased by 0% from 2015 and decreased by 15.22% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 46 to 39. In 2016 property crime rate in Russell County was 80.37% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.558%.

How Russell stands up against other counties

Russell vs. Wabaunsee

You’ll be in more safety in Russell compared to Wabaunsee county that had 79.08% higher crime rate compared to Russell county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1431 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Wabaunsee county.
Larceny rates of 3.4345 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.3693 in Wabaunsee county.

Names with the most arrests in Russell

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Russell, Kansas, the most crimes, that's 27.1% 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 Russell County is 0.8% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.84 daily crimes that occur in Russell County.
  • Russell, KS is safer than Wabaunsee.
  • In Russell County you have a 1 in 149 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Russell, KS have increased by 14.63%.

Names in Russell County