Harlan County, KY Arrest Records

Harlan County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.15 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.
Harlan County, KY property crime rate is 0.59 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 13 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 85.71% compared to 2015.

Harlan County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Harlan County in 2016 increased by 17.65% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 4 to 4 while non-violent crime increased by 23.08% from 13 to 16.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 13
Revised rape 3
Burglary 3
Aggravated assault 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Harlan County decreased by 0% from 2015 and decreased by 42.86% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 4. In 2016 violent crime rate in Harlan County was 96.86% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.015%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Harlan County increased by 23.08% from 2015 and decreased by 81.61% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 87 to 16. In 2016 property crime rate in Harlan County was 97.93% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.059%.

How Harlan stands up against other counties

Harlan vs. Bell

You’ll be in more safety in Harlan compared to Bell county that had 706.51% higher crime rate compared to Harlan county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1104 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0369 in Bell 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 0.0738 in Bell county.

Harlan vs. Carter

You’ll be in more safety in Harlan compared to Carter county that had 80.81% higher crime rate compared to Harlan 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 Carter county.
Burglary rates of 0.1104 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.4807 in Carter county.

Names with the most arrests in Harlan

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Harlan, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 34.28% 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 Harlan County is 0.98% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.2 daily crimes that occur in Harlan County.
  • Harlan, KY is safer than Bell.
  • In Harlan County you have a 1 in 1358 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Harlan, KY have increased by 17.65%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Harlan, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 33
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: CUMBERLAND, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-24 00:01:00
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  • Summary: Brandon Saylor was arrested on August 23, 2019 in Harlan, Kentucky on charges of ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (DOMESTIC VIOLENCE) MINOR INJURY. He is 33 years old, 5' 9" tall, with brown hair, brown eyes and weighs 170 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Saylor is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Harlan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 168 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: CRANKS, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 183
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 22:09:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on August 23, 2019 was 39-year-old Roger Muncy who is 6' 0" tall, weighs 168 lbs and has brown eyes. Harlan County Law Enforcement is charging Muncy with NON-PAYMENT OF FINES, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Harlan, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Harlan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 46
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 125 lbs
  • Hair: Blond/strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: CUMBERLAND, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 22:52:00
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  • Summary: On August 23, 2019, Harlan County Law Enforcement arrested 46-year-old Tonia Hill for POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE), FAILURE TO APPEAR, PROMOTING CONTRABAND - 1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 2ND OFFENSE (METHAMPHETAMINE) in Harlan, Kentucky. She is 5' 8" tall, weighs 125 lbs and has blue eyes. POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE), FAILURE TO APPEAR, PROMOTING CONTRABAND - 1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 2ND OFFENSE (METHAMPHETAMINE) is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Hill may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Harlan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 54
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 6' 7"
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: LEXINGTON, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-24 00:13:00
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  • Summary: 54-year-old Kelvin Lloyd Barnes, arrested August 23, 2019 in Harlan, Kentucky for FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS, NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD, OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Barnes’s status may be obtained from the following: Harlan County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 49
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 140 lbs
  • Hair: Bald
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: HARLAN, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 19:48:00
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  • Summary: Harlan County Law Enforcement arrested 49-year-old David Rowlett on August 23, 2019. The charge against Rowlett is FAILURE TO APPEAR. He weighs 140 lbs with bald hair and blue eyes;  Rowlett 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: Harlan County Law Enforcement.