Bell County, KY Arrest Records

Bell County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.44 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Boone, McCracken, Laurel, Bullitt, Pulaski counties in Kentucky.
Bell County, KY property crime rate is 5.49 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 95 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 31.65% compared to 2015.

Bell County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Bell County in 2016 decreased by 36.61% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 21 to 12 while non-violent crime decreased by 36.05% from 233 to 149.

5 Crimes In Bell County, KY in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 95
Burglary 41
Motor vehicle theft 13
Aggravated assault 10
Arson 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Bell County decreased by 42.86% from 2015 and decreased by 20% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 15 to 12. In 2016 violent crime rate in Bell County was 90.57% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.044%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Bell County decreased by 36.05% from 2015 and decreased by 9.7% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 165 to 149. In 2016 property crime rate in Bell County was 80.67% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.549%.

How Bell stands up against other counties

Bell vs. Harlan

You’ll be in more risk in Bell compared to Harlan county that had 87.6% lower crime rate compared to Bell county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.3688 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0368 in Harlan county.
Larceny rates of 3.5033 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4785 in Harlan county.

Bell vs. Carter

You’ll be in more risk in Bell compared to Carter county that had 77.58% lower crime rate compared to Bell county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0369 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1479 in Carter county.
Larceny rates of 3.5033 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4437 in Carter county.

Names with the most arrests in Bell

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Bell, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 34.25% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bell County is 0.82% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.63 daily crimes that occur in Bell County.
  • Bell, KY is more violent than Harlan.
  • In Bell County you have a 1 in 168 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Bell, KY have decreased by 36.61%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Bell, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 56
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 3"
  • Weight: 153 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 316
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 23:57:00
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  • Summary: 56-year-old Stephanie Joy Minor, arrested August 23, 2019 in Bell, Kentucky for SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Minor’s status may be obtained from the following: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 62
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Hair: Blond/strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PINEVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 123
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 19:59:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT on August 23, 2019 was Raymond Hubbard. The 62-year-old Hubbard was arrested by Bell County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 9" tall, weighs 175 lbs and has blue eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Hubbard is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 3"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PINVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 500
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 23:24:00
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  • Summary: On August 23, 2019, Crystal Daniels, 40, was arrested by police near Bell, Kentucky and charged with SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT. She is 5' 3" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has blue eyes. SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Daniels’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Bell County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 135 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 07:02:00
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  • Summary: Bell County Law Enforcement arrested 31-year-old Page Smith on August 23, 2019. The charge against Smith is TBUT OR DISP AUTO - $500 OR MORE BUT U/$10,000, OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, 1ST DEGREE, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE. She weighs 135 lbs with black hair and brown eyes;  Smith 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: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 2"
  • Weight: 103 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 1750
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 16:02:00
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  • Summary: On August 23, 2019, Mindy Lester, 32, was arrested by police near Bell, Kentucky and charged with SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT. She is 5' 2" tall, weighs 103 lbs and has blue eyes. SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Lester’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Bell County Law Enforcement