Boyd County, KY Arrest Records

Boyd County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.25 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Boone, McCracken, Warren, Laurel, Bullitt counties in Kentucky.
Boyd County, KY property crime rate is 2.68 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 82 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 34.43% compared to 2015.

Boyd County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Boyd County in 2016 increased by 36.89% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 13 to 12 while non-violent crime increased by 43.33% from 90 to 129.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 82
Burglary 38
Motor vehicle theft 9
Aggravated assault 7
Revised rape 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Boyd County decreased by 7.69% from 2015 and decreased by 52% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 25 to 12. In 2016 violent crime rate in Boyd County was 94.69% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.025%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Boyd County increased by 43.33% from 2015 and decreased by 27.93% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 179 to 129. In 2016 property crime rate in Boyd County was 90.57% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.268%.

How Boyd stands up against other counties

Boyd vs. Shelby

You’ll be in more safety in Boyd compared to Shelby county that had 193.49% higher crime rate compared to Boyd county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Shelby county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1870 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.4525 in Shelby county.

Boyd vs. Henderson

You’ll be in more safety in Boyd compared to Henderson county that had 19.56% higher crime rate compared to Boyd county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0416 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0216 in Henderson county.
Larceny rates of 1.7036 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.5350 in Henderson county.

Names with the most arrests in Boyd

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Boyd, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 33.6% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by women. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Boyd County is 0.91% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.8 daily crimes that occur in Boyd County.
  • Boyd, KY is safer than Shelby.
  • In Boyd County you have a 1 in 341 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Boyd, KY have increased by 36.89%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Boyd, KY

  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-24-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: ASHLAND, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-24 22:47:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: Mark Michael Rhoden was arrested on August 24, 2019. He is 41 years old, 5' 9" tall, weighs 160 lbs and has brown eyes. Rhoden is charged with PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR FELONY OFFENSE) by police near Boyd, 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: Boyd County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-22-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 34
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 205 lbs
  • Hair: Bald
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: CATLETTSBURG , KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-22 20:36:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: William Jacob Minix was arrested on August 22, 2019. He is 34 years old, 6' 3" tall, weighs 205 lbs and has blue eyes. Minix is charged with FAILURE TO APPEAR by police near Boyd, 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: Boyd County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-22-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 45
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: , OH
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 50000
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-22 21:59:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: 45-year-old Louis V Jeter was arrested in Boyd, Kentucky for TRAFF IN CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 1ST OFFENSE (HEROIN) on August 22, 2019.He is 6' 0" tall, weighs 175 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Boyd County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 07-20-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 240 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH , KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 4000
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-22 19:08:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of FLAGRANT NON SUPPORT on July 20, 2019 was Joshua S Bare. The 28-year-old Bare was arrested by Boyd County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 10" tall, weighs 240 lbs and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Bare is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Boyd County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-21-2019 11:37:00
  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 149 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: , KS
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-21 23:37:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: Boyd County Law Enforcement arrested 27-year-old Christopher Todd Kelley on August 21, 2019. The charge against Kelley is ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (DOMESTIC VIOLENCE) NO VISIBLE INJURY. He weighs 149 lbs with brown hair and green eyes;  Kelley 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: Boyd County Law Enforcement.