Clay County, KY Arrest Records

Clay County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.53 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.
Clay County, KY property crime rate is 5.20 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 48 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 23.08% compared to 2015.

Clay County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Clay County in 2016 increased by 67.61% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 9 to 11 while non-violent crime increased by 74.19% from 62 to 108.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 48
Burglary 31
Motor vehicle theft 29
Aggravated assault 9
Arson 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Clay County increased by 22.22% from 2015 and increased by 120% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 11. In 2016 violent crime rate in Clay County was 88.71% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.053%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Clay County increased by 74.19% from 2015 and decreased by 14.29% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 126 to 108. In 2016 property crime rate in Clay County was 81.7% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.52%.

How Clay stands up against other counties

Clay vs. Allen

You’ll be in more safety in Clay compared to Allen county that had 19.26% higher crime rate compared to Clay county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0482 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Allen county.
Arson rates of 0.0963 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0485 in Allen county.

Clay vs. Wayne

You’ll be in more risk in Clay compared to Wayne county that had 45.4% lower crime rate compared to Clay county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0482 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0978 in Wayne county.
Larceny rates of 2.3115 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.1734 in Wayne county.

Names with the most arrests in Clay

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Clay, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 36.82% 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 Clay County is 0.83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.57 daily crimes that occur in Clay County.
  • Clay, KY is safer than Allen.
  • In Clay County you have a 1 in 175 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Clay, KY have increased by 67.61%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Clay, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 10-19-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 52
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 180 lbs
  • Hair: Gray/partially Gray
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MANCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-19 16:48:00
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  • Summary: On October 19, 2019, Clay County Law Enforcement arrested 52-year-old Bradley Johnson in Clay, Kentucky. He is 5' 6" tall, weighs 180 lbs and has green eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Johnson may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Clay County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 10-18-2019 03:47:00
  • Age: 49
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 145 lbs
  • Hair: Gray/partially Gray
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: BARBOURVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-18 15:47:00
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  • Summary: 49-year-old Shawnee Williams, arrested October 18, 2019 in Clay, Kentucky for STATE INMATE. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Williams’s status may be obtained from the following: Clay County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 10-18-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 260 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: CORBIN, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-18 16:21:00
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  • Summary: Travis Vanderpool was arrested on October 18, 2019. He is 32 years old, 5' 11" tall, weighs 260 lbs and has blue eyes. Vanderpool is charged with KNOX CO. INMATE by police near Clay, 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: Clay County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 10-18-2019 04:11:00
  • Age: 46
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Gray/partially Gray
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: BARBOURVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-18 16:11:00
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  • Summary: 46-year-old Dean Taylor was arrested in Clay, Kentucky for KNOX CO INMATE on October 18, 2019.He is 6' 1" tall, weighs 200 lbs and has blue eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Clay County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
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  • Arrest Date: 10-18-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Gray/partially Gray
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: BARBOURVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-10-18 15:51:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of KNOX CO. INMATE on October 18, 2019 was Christopher Stoots. The 39-year-old Stoots was arrested by Clay County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 9" tall, weighs 200 lbs and has blue eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Stoots is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Clay County Law Enforcement.