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Cass County Arrest Records

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Cass County, MO Arrest Records

What are Cass County Arrest Statistics?

Cass County had 1,254 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 387.96 per 100.000 population which is by 47.50% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 54 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Buchanan and county Clay it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

  • 1,254Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 387.96Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 54Violent crime arrests

Cass County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Cass is larceny/theft - 193 arrests followed by burglary - 107 and aggravated assault - 48 arrests.

  • 193Larceny/Theft
  • 107Burglary
  • 48Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Cass County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 47.83% lower.

Cass County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Cass County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.

Cass County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Cass County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of law enforcement agencies and in many forms. In most cases, Cass county police reports may be found from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can appear in person and request copies as county police records are available to the general public per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. These records may include Cass county police reports, Cass county bookings and even mugshots. These records are related to when someone is arrested, booked, and jailed. First, they are questioned, and basic information is taken while officers fills out the report. Then they takes mugshots of the suspect, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make bail the fees. Some counties may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to visit in person and may need to have the following information for them to find your file:

  • Date and time of the occurrence
  • The location of the incident
  • Name(s) of those involved
  • Officer’s name and rank
  • Case number

This will help the officer find the documents you need.

Cass county police records can provide a lot of information about a suspect. A good example of police record might be a traffic accident report. Some records are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can order copies of Cass county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about forms and the fees.

Cass County Mugshots

Cass County mugshots have been used since the 1800s, shortly after the invention of photography. Then in 1888, a French police officer Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Groups of these mugshots are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify criminals.

Cass county mugshots are the photographs taken of suspects upon arrest. Local police, Sheriff’s Offices, and other law enforcement agencies take them. Typically , the subject is photographed from the front (full-face view) and then the side (profile view). These Cass county mugshots are filed with the person’s criminal record and police reports. They are used by victims, witnesses, and investigators to identify criminals guys.

Additionally , when a judge issues an Cass county arrest warrant for other purposes , and the person does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help find the suspect.

Mugshots are readily available online as they are public records. Information brokers portals offer mugshots with other types of public records such as criminal records, arrest records and other court cases.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also contain on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is computerized available and connected, any past incidents will show up as well.

Cass County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Cass county, Missouri with a total number of 88 employees - 8 female, 59 male officers and 21 civilians. Cass County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MO0190000, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Cass County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Missouri
  • City: Harrisonville
  • Type: County
  • Address: 2501 W Mechanic St Suite 100
  • Phone Number: 816-380-5200
  • Fax: (816) 380-8558
  • Website:

Police Departments in Cass County

Garden City Police Department107 N 3rd St(816)773-8201
Harrisonville Police Department208 E Pearl(816)380-8928
Peculiar Police Department224 N Main St., PO Box 653(816)779-5102
Raymore Police Department100 Municipal Circle(816)331-0530
Strasburg Police DepartmentPO Box 223, 211 N 4th Street(816)865-3484
Belton Police Department7001 E 163rd St816-331-5522
Cleveland Police Department209 W Main St PO Box 68(816)618-3059
East Lynne Police DepartmentPO Box 122 402 Main Street(816)626-3911

Cass County, MO Jail and Inmate Records

CASS County has 129 jails with an average daily population of 782 inmates with a total of 129 jail population. When breaking down the CASS County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 24% with 31 female and 93 male inmates.

  • 129Jails
  • 129Prisoners
  • 200 %Jail Rate

How Does Cass County Inmate Search Work?

Cass County inmate records are public records that anyone can review easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the availability of regarding Cass county inmate records which provide a lot of useful information about a person.

Cass County Booking

Cass county bookings are also helpful when looking for information on whether or not someone has been arrested. When a suspect is arrested, the officer fills out forms and then holds them in a jail , which essentially becomes their Cass county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, mugshots , physical details, their name, and address, arresting officer , the details of the crime, the location, and any vehicles that were involved. The general public has the right to review a copy of someone’s Cass county booking records without any type of permission .

Cass County Jail

  • Agency Name: Cass County MO Jail
  • State: MO
  • City: Harrisonville
  • Type: County
  • Address: 2501 West Mechanic Street, Suite 100
  • Phone Number: 816-380-5200
  • Fax: 816-380-8558
  • Email:
  • Website:
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