Paducah, KY Arrest Records

Paducah, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.50 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 146th safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
Paducah, KY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 49.00 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 999 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 18.91% compared to 2015.

Paducah Crime Rate

Total arrests in Paducah 2016 decreased by 13.98% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 77 to 87 while non-violent crime decreased by 15.43% from 1,439 to 1,217.

5 Crimes In Paducah, KY in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 999
Burglary 150
Motor vehicle theft 68
Aggravated assault 39
Robbery 31

Other Cities in Kentucky with the Most Arrests

Among the 151 cities in state the most dangerous is Louisville Metro with 4,621 violent crimes that’s 55.39% of total of 8,342. West Buechel has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 38 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Pikeville 59.40
Middlesboro 57.93
Winchester 57.74
Oak Grove 54.23
Paducah 52.50

Safest Cities in Kentucky

Are you planning a move to Kentucky? Here are the safest cities in Kentucky with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Paducah is 1 out of 276 up by 0.02% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Fort Thomas and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Irvine.

City Arrests
Irvine 1.66
Flatwoods 2.46
Tompkinsville 2.64
Hartford 3.25
Columbia 3.42

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Paducah increased by 12.99% from 2015 and increased by 8.75% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 80 to 87. In 2016 violent crime rate in Paducah was 25.35% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.35%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Paducah decreased by 15.43% from 2015 and increased by 6.01% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1,148 to 1,217. In 2016 property crime rate in Paducah was 72.39% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.9%.

How Paducah stands up against other cities

Paducah vs. Versailles

You’ll be in more risk in Paducah compared to Versailles that had 70.02% lower crime rate compared to Paducah according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 1.2482 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1543 in Versailles city.
Arson rates of 0.2818 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Versailles.

Paducah vs. Erlanger

You’ll be in more risk in Paducah compared to Erlanger that had 70.96% lower crime rate compared to Paducah according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 1.2482 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.7842 in Erlanger city.
Arson rates of 0.2818 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0436 in Erlanger.

Names with the most arrests in Paducah

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 36.09% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Paducah is 0.59% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 14.38 daily crimes that occur in Paducah.
  • Paducah is more violent than Versailles.
  • In Paducah you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Paducah have decreased by 13.98%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Paducah, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 01-20-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 158 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-01-23 18:07:00
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  • Summary: 37-year-old David Alan Salin was arrested in Webster, Kentucky for FAILURE TO APPEAR on January 20, 2020.He is 5' 9" tall, weighs 158 lbs and has hazel eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Webster 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: 01-22-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 145 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Black
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-01-22 02:28:00
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  • Summary: On January 22, 2020, Ballard County Law Enforcement arrested 39-year-old Torence Fowler for ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE in Ballard, Kentucky. He is 5' 5" tall, weighs 145 lbs and has black eyes. ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Fowler may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Ballard County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 01-22-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 51
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Black
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH,
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-01-22 01:23:00
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  • Summary: 51-year-old Melissa Banks, arrested January 22, 2020 in Ballard, Kentucky for OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, POSS OF OPEN ALC BEVERAGE CONT IN MOTOR VEH PROHIBITED, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Banks’s status may be obtained from the following: Ballard County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 01-20-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 158 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-01-20 11:22:00
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  • Summary: 37-year-old David Alan Salin, arrested January 20, 2020 in Union, Kentucky for FAILURE TO APPEAR. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Salin’s status may be obtained from the following: Union County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 01-17-2020 07:58:00
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  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-01-17 07:58:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on January 17, 2020 was Robert Lee Agee who is 5' 10" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has brown eyes. Hopkins County Law Enforcement is charging Agee with TRAFFICKING IN SYNTHETIC DRUGS - 1ST OFFENSE, POSSESSION OF HANDGUN BY CONVICTED FELON, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY (FIREARM), but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Hopkins, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Hopkins County Law Enforcement.