Middlesboro, KY Arrest Records

Middlesboro, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.33 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 149th safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
Middlesboro, KY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 54.60 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 443 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 9.78% compared to 2015.

Middlesboro Crime Rate

Total arrests in Middlesboro 2016 decreased by 1.59% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 19 to 32 while non-violent crime decreased by 4.02% from 547 to 525.

5 Crimes In Middlesboro, KY in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 443
Burglary 67
Aggravated assault 17
Motor vehicle theft 15
Robbery 12

Other Cities in Kentucky with the Most Arrests

Among the 151 cities in state the most dangerous is Louisville Metro with 4,621 violent crimes that’s 55.39% of total of 8,342. West Buechel has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 38 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Pikeville 59.40
Middlesboro 57.93
Winchester 57.74
Oak Grove 54.23
Paducah 52.50

Safest Cities in Kentucky

Are you planning a move to Kentucky? Here are the safest cities in Kentucky with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Middlesboro is 1 out of 276 up by 0.02% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Fort Thomas and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Irvine.

City Arrests
Irvine 1.66
Flatwoods 2.46
Tompkinsville 2.64
Hartford 3.25
Columbia 3.42

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Middlesboro increased by 68.42% from 2015 and decreased by 0% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 32 to 32. In 2016 violent crime rate in Middlesboro was 29.08% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.333%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Middlesboro decreased by 4.02% from 2015 and decreased by 21.76% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 671 to 525. In 2016 property crime rate in Middlesboro was 92.1% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.46%.

How Middlesboro stands up against other cities

Middlesboro vs. Paris

You’ll be in more risk in Middlesboro compared to Paris that had 56.86% lower crime rate compared to Middlesboro according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 1.2480 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5059 in Paris city.
Arson rates of 0.1040 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1012 in Paris.

Middlesboro vs. Mayfield

You’ll be in more risk in Middlesboro compared to Mayfield that had 39.58% lower crime rate compared to Middlesboro according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.1040 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Mayfield city.
Burglary rates of 6.9683 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 7.4360 in Mayfield.

Names with the most arrests in Middlesboro

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 35.53% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Middlesboro is 0.75% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 15.87 daily crimes that occur in Middlesboro.
  • Middlesboro is more violent than Paris.
  • In Middlesboro you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Middlesboro have decreased by 1.59%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Middlesboro, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 11-16-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 158 lbs
  • Hair: Blond/strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-11-16 23:37:00
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  • Summary: Jessica Hope Simon was arrested on November 16, 2019. She is 31 years old, 5' 7" tall, weighs 158 lbs and has blue eyes. Simon is charged with PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR FELONY OFFENSE) by police near Harlan, Kentucky. 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: Harlan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 10-31-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-31 00:38:00
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  • Summary: Bell County Law Enforcement arrested 35-year-old Nichole Seabolt on October 31, 2019. The charge against Seabolt is OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, DRIVING TOO FAST FOR TRAFFIC CONDITIONS, OPERATING VEHICLE WITH EXPIRED OPERATORS LICENSE. She weighs 170 lbs with brown hair and hazel eyes;  Seabolt 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: 10-28-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 45
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 155 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-28 14:16:00
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  • Summary: On October 28, 2019, Bell County Law Enforcement arrested 45-year-old Clara King for BACK FOR COURT in Bell, Kentucky. She is 5' 5" tall, weighs 155 lbs and has blue eyes. BACK FOR COURT is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for King may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 10-28-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 34
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-28 12:13:00
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  • Summary: 34-year-old Brooke Nicole Jones, arrested October 28, 2019 in Bell, Kentucky for CONTEMPT SERVE 2 DAYS. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Jones’s status may be obtained from the following: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 10-28-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Unknown
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-28 21:55:00
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  • Summary: Isaiaz Barcenas was arrested on October 28, 2019. He is 40 years old, 5' 10" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has brown eyes. Barcenas is charged with ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE by police near Bell, Kentucky. 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: Bell County Law Enforcement.