Laurel County, KY Arrest Records

Laurel County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.56 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Warren, Bullitt, Daviess, Madison, Graves counties in Kentucky.
Laurel County, KY property crime rate is 6.64 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 201 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 4.15% compared to 2015.

Laurel County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Laurel County in 2016 decreased by 2.25% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 28 to 34 while non-violent crime decreased by 3.85% from 416 to 400.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 201
Burglary 137
Motor vehicle theft 62
Aggravated assault 17
Robbery 11

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Laurel County increased by 21.43% from 2015 and increased by 88.89% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 18 to 34. In 2016 violent crime rate in Laurel County was 87.97% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.056%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Laurel County decreased by 3.85% from 2015 and decreased by 25.65% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 538 to 400. In 2016 property crime rate in Laurel County was 76.64% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.664%.

How Laurel stands up against other counties

Laurel vs. Pike

You’ll be in more risk in Laurel compared to Pike county that had 70.2% lower crime rate compared to Laurel county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0664 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0495 in Pike county.
Arson rates of 0.0498 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Pike county.

Laurel vs. Pulaski

You’ll be in more safety in Laurel compared to Pulaski county that had 2.89% higher crime rate compared to Laurel county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2822 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2345 in Pulaski county.
Larceny rates of 3.3361 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.1584 in Pulaski county.

Names with the most arrests in Laurel

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Laurel, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 35.16% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Laurel County is 0.78% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.97 daily crimes that occur in Laurel County.
  • Laurel, KY is more violent than Pike.
  • In Laurel County you have a 1 in 139 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Laurel, KY have decreased by 2.25%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Laurel, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 08-16-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 45
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 240 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: 701 S KY AVENUE
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 184
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-16 02:46:32
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  • Summary: Paul D Jackson was arrested on August 16, 2019. He is 45 years old, 6' 5" tall, weighs 240 lbs and has blue eyes. Jackson is charged with SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT by police near Laurel, 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: Laurel County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-10-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: 1055 INDUSTRY ROAD
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 184
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-15 18:28:00
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  • Summary: 28-year-old Crystal E Howard was arrested in Laurel, Kentucky for SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT on August 10, 2019.She is 5' 7" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Laurel 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: 08-16-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 3"
  • Weight: 140 lbs
  • Hair: Red
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: 12315 687 HWY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 20000
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-16 15:55:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of FLAGRANT NON SUPPORT, DEPENDENCY ACTION - UJC on August 16, 2019 was Kristi Lynn Henson. The 40-year-old Henson was arrested by Laurel County Law Enforcement. She is 5' 3" tall, weighs 140 lbs and has green eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Henson is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Laurel County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-16-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 61
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: 146 SMITHVILLE
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-16 18:48:00
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  • Summary: Laurel County Law Enforcement arrested 61-year-old Ester V Hatfield on August 16, 2019. The charge against Hatfield is FEDERAL PRISONER HELD-IN TRANSIT/COURT/SERVEOUT. She weighs 160 lbs with gray hair and green eyes;  Hatfield 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: Laurel County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-15-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 18
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 140 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: 101 E 1223 HWY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 25000
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-15 19:23:00
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  • Summary: On August 15, 2019, Mickey W Grubb, 18, was arrested by police near Laurel, Kentucky and charged with RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY U/$10,000, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (MOTOR VEHICLE), FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 2ND DEGREE (ON FOOT), OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 (AGG CIRCUM) 1ST OFF, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE-POLICE OFFICER, RECKLESS DRIVING, FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS, IMPROPER EQUIPMENT, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2ND DEGREE, IMPROPER TURNING, NO OPERATORS-MOPED LICENSE, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE. He is 5' 4" tall, weighs 140 lbs and has brown eyes. RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY U/$10,000, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (MOTOR VEHICLE), FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 2ND DEGREE (ON FOOT), OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 (AGG CIRCUM) 1ST OFF, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE-POLICE OFFICER, RECKLESS DRIVING, FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS, IMPROPER EQUIPMENT, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2ND DEGREE, IMPROPER TURNING, NO OPERATORS-MOPED LICENSE, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Grubb’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Laurel County Law Enforcement