Perry County, KY Arrest Records

Perry County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.04 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.
Perry County, KY property crime rate is 0.88 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 decreased by 7.14% compared to 2015.

Perry County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Perry County in 2016 decreased by 40.48% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 6 to 1 while non-violent crime decreased by 33.33% from 36 to 24.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 13
Motor vehicle theft 6
Burglary 5
Robbery 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Perry County decreased by 83.33% from 2015 and decreased by 83.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 6 to 1. In 2016 violent crime rate in Perry County was 99.22% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.004%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Perry County decreased by 33.33% from 2015 and increased by 100% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 12 to 24. In 2016 property crime rate in Perry County was 96.91% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.088%.

How Perry stands up against other counties

Perry vs. Harlan

You’ll be in more risk in Perry compared to Harlan county that had 19.48% lower crime rate compared to Perry 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 Harlan 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 0.0000 in Harlan county.

Perry vs. Bell

You’ll be in more safety in Perry compared to Bell county that had 549.37% higher crime rate compared to Perry county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.3688 in Bell county.
Larceny rates of 0.4754 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.5033 in Bell county.

Names with the most arrests in Perry

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Perry, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 40.8% 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 Perry County is 0.97% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.25 daily crimes that occur in Perry County.
  • Perry, KY is more violent than Harlan.
  • In Perry County you have a 1 in 1094 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Perry, KY have decreased by 40.48%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Perry, KY

  • Aliases: ANDREW OLIVER
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  • Age: 21
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 01"
  • Weight: 110
  • Hair: Red Or Auburn
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Hazard Office - Perry County
  • Summary: Andrew Oliver was arrested in Perry, Kentucky on charges of FAILURE OF NON-OWNER OPER TO MAINTAIN REQ INS/ (MISDEMEANOR), RESISTING ARREST (MISDEMEANOR), ASSAULT-3RD DEGREE-POLICE/PROBATION OFFICER-IDENT WEAPON, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE - 1ST OFFENSE, OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 4TH OR GT, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, 1ST DEGREE, CARRYING A CONCEALED DEADLY WEAPON (MISDEMEANOR) which is a Misdemeanor. He is 21 years old, 6' 01" tall, with red or auburn hair, blue eyes and weighs 110 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Oliver is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Perry County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: DAVID DEATON; DAVID A DEATON
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  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 140
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Hazard Office - Perry County
  • Summary: Perry County Law Enforcement arrested 37-year-old David A Deaton for PUBLIC INTOXICATION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE (EXCL (MISDEMEANOR), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE in Perry, Kentucky. He is 5' 11" tall, weighs 140 and has blue eyes. PUBLIC INTOXICATION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE (EXCL (MISDEMEANOR), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE is a Misdemeanor offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Deaton may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Perry County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: BILLY WILLIAMS JR
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  • Age: 46
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Hazard Office - Perry County
  • Summary: Billy Jr Williams, 46, was arrested by police near Perry, Kentucky and charged with LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT - HIT & RUN (OBS), CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, 1ST DEGREE, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY > $500 AND < $10,000, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, CRIMINAL ATTEMPT ESCAPE-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY FACILITY, TAMPERING W/PRISONER MONITORING DEVICE. He is 6' 00" tall, weighs 170 and has brown eyes. LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT - HIT & RUN (OBS), CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, 1ST DEGREE, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY > $500 AND < $10,000, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, CRIMINAL ATTEMPT ESCAPE-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY FACILITY, TAMPERING W/PRISONER MONITORING DEVICE is a Misdemeanor, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Williams’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Perry County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: ALFRED TRENT; ALFRED EARL TRENT
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  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 03"
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Hazard Office - Perry County
  • Summary: Police in the area of Perry, Kentucky arrested Alfred Trent. Trent is 32 years old, weighs 220 with brown hair and blue eyes. He was charged with RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY > $500 AND < $10,000, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF, 1ST DEGREE.  All criminal suspects including Alfred Trent are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Perry County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: LONNIE SMITH
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  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 03"
  • Weight: 225
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Hazard Office - Perry County
  • Summary: Perry County Law Enforcement arrested 31-year-old Lonnie Smith for TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (< 2 GRAMS) in Perry, Kentucky. He is 6' 03" tall, weighs 225 and has green eyes. TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (< 2 GRAMS) is a D 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: Perry County Law Enforcement.

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