Breckinridge County, KY Arrest Records

Breckinridge County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.35 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.
Breckinridge County, KY property crime rate is 1.65 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 18 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 500.00% compared to 2015.

Breckinridge County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Breckinridge County in 2016 increased by 566.67% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 1 to 7 while non-violent crime increased by 560% from 5 to 33.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 18
Motor vehicle theft 8
Burglary 7
Aggravated assault 5
Murder 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Breckinridge County increased by 600% from 2015 and increased by 133.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 3 to 7. In 2016 violent crime rate in Breckinridge County was 92.53% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.035%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Breckinridge County increased by 560% from 2015 and increased by 153.85% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 13 to 33. In 2016 property crime rate in Breckinridge County was 94.18% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.165%.

How Breckinridge stands up against other counties

Breckinridge vs. Bourbon

You’ll be in more safety in Breckinridge compared to Bourbon county that had 114.26% higher crime rate compared to Breckinridge county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2505 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1997 in Bourbon county.
Burglary rates of 0.3507 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.7474 in Bourbon county.

Breckinridge vs. Wayne

You’ll be in more safety in Breckinridge compared to Wayne county that had 56.15% higher crime rate compared to Breckinridge county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0501 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Wayne county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0489 in Wayne county.

Names with the most arrests in Breckinridge

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Breckinridge, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 34.3% 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 Breckinridge County is 0.94% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.55 daily crimes that occur in Breckinridge County.
  • Breckinridge, KY is safer than Bourbon.
  • In Breckinridge County you have a 1 in 499 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Breckinridge, KY have increased by 566.67%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Breckinridge, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 08-22-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 3"
  • Weight: 230 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-22 10:49:00
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  • Summary: On August 22, 2019, Breckinridge County Law Enforcement arrested 35-year-old Jessica Laran Pelc for PLUMBING LICENSE REQUIRED, ADVERTISING AS A PLUMBER BY NON-LICENSE, COMPANY HAVING LIC PLUMBER TO ENGAGE IN PLUMBING, EMPLOYMENT OF UNLICENSED PLUMBER, KY STATE PLUMBING CODE; RULES AND REGULATIONS, INSTALLATION PERMITS, INSTALLATION PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS in Breckinridge, Kentucky. She is 5' 3" tall, weighs 230 lbs and has hazel eyes. PLUMBING LICENSE REQUIRED, ADVERTISING AS A PLUMBER BY NON-LICENSE, COMPANY HAVING LIC PLUMBER TO ENGAGE IN PLUMBING, EMPLOYMENT OF UNLICENSED PLUMBER, KY STATE PLUMBING CODE; RULES AND REGULATIONS, INSTALLATION PERMITS, INSTALLATION PLANS AND SPECIFICATIONS is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Pelc may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Breckinridge County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-22-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 155 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Summary: 32-year-old Crystal Lynn Hilley, arrested August 22, 2019 in Breckinridge, Kentucky for CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, 1ST DEGREE. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Hilley’s status may be obtained from the following: Breckinridge County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-22-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 53
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 235 lbs
  • Hair: Gray/partially Gray
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-22 19:32:00
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  • Summary: Lonnie Newt Embry was arrested on August 22, 2019. He is 53 years old, 5' 5" tall, weighs 235 lbs and has blue eyes. Embry is charged with CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2ND DEGREE, BURGLARY, 3RD DEGREE, TBUT OR DISP ALL OTHERS $10,000 OR MORE BUT U/$1,000,000, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, ENGAGING IN ORGANIZED CRIME by police near Breckinridge, 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: Breckinridge County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-21-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-21 17:46:00
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  • Summary: On August 21, 2019, Breckinridge County Law Enforcement arrested 24-year-old Darion Wayne kyler Smith for WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, CRIMINAL ABUSE 2ND DEGREE-CHILD 12 OR UNDER, BAIL JUMPING 1ST DEGREE, FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INS/SEC, 1ST OFF in Breckinridge, Kentucky. He is 6' 0" tall, weighs 200 lbs and has brown eyes. WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, CRIMINAL ABUSE 2ND DEGREE-CHILD 12 OR UNDER, BAIL JUMPING 1ST DEGREE, FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INS/SEC, 1ST OFF is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Smith may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Breckinridge County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-21-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Blond/strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-21 17:20:00
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  • Summary: 27-year-old Ronald James Oakler, arrested August 21, 2019 in Breckinridge, Kentucky for BURGLARY, 1ST DEGREE, TRAFF IN CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFF - (< 2 GMS METHAMPHETAMINE). Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Oakler’s status may be obtained from the following: Breckinridge County Law Enforcement.