Pikeville, KY Arrest Records

Pikeville, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.99 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 150th safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
Pikeville, KY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 57.41 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 350 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 12.06% compared to 2015.

Pikeville Crime Rate

Total arrests in Pikeville 2016 decreased by 10.49% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 12 to 14 while non-violent crime decreased by 11.21% from 455 to 404.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 350
Burglary 49
Legacy rape 6
Motor vehicle theft 5
Aggravated assault 4

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 Pikeville 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 Pikeville increased by 16.67% from 2015 and increased by 100% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 14. In 2016 violent crime rate in Pikeville was 57.61% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.199%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Pikeville decreased by 11.21% from 2015 and decreased by 8.18% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 440 to 404. In 2016 property crime rate in Pikeville was 101.98% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.741%.

How Pikeville stands up against other cities

Pikeville vs. Russellville

You’ll be in more risk in Pikeville compared to Russellville that had 40.73% lower crime rate compared to Pikeville according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.1421 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2828 in Russellville city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.7105 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.5552 in Russellville.

Pikeville vs. Morehead

You’ll be in more risk in Pikeville compared to Morehead that had 64.12% lower crime rate compared to Pikeville according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.1421 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Morehead city.
Larceny rates of 49.7371 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 16.7960 in Morehead.

Names with the most arrests in Pikeville

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 36.49% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Pikeville is 0.79% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 16.27 daily crimes that occur in Pikeville.
  • Pikeville is more violent than Russellville.
  • In Pikeville you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Pikeville have decreased by 10.49%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Pikeville, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 09-18-2019 10:13:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 153 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brw
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PIKEVILLE , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-09-18 10:13:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Pike, Kentucky arrested Shanna M Thacker on September 18, 2019. Thacker is 40 years old, weighs 153 lbs with brown hair and brw eyes. She was charged with PAROLE VIOLATION (FOR FELONY OFF).  All criminal suspects including Shanna M Thacker are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Pike County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 09-18-2019 02:41:00
  • Age: 47
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PIKEVILLE , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-09-18 02:41:00
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  • Summary: Tommy Slone was arrested on September 18, 2019 in Pike, Kentucky on charges of POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE) 9-18-19 PIKE 1,000 WITH MCR FC MAY, POSS CONT SUB, 3RD DEGREE - DRUG UNSPECIFIED 9-18-19 PIKE. He is 47 years old, 5' 5" tall, with brown hair, brown eyes and weighs 170 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Slone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Pike County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 09-17-2019 07:42:00
  • Age: 43
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 192 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PIKEVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-09-17 07:42:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Pike, Kentucky arrested Jody Pruitt on September 17, 2019. Pruitt is 43 years old, weighs 192 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes. He was charged with FTA, MARTIN, 9/17/19, JUDGE CHAFFIN, 500 SURETY BUTCHER, FTA, MARTIN, 9/17/19, JUDGE CHAFFIN, 500 SURETY BUTCHER, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3RD DEGREE 9-17-19 PIKE ROR MAY NO CONTACT C COMMENTS (MADE BOND 9-17-19), BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE 9-17-19 PIKE.  All criminal suspects including Jody Pruitt are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Pike County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 09-15-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 43
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 250 lbs
  • Hair: Bald
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PIKEVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-09-15 23:34:00
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  • Summary: On September 15, 2019, Big Sandy County Law Enforcement arrested 43-year-old Lynn W Parrish for RECKLESS DRIVING, TAMPERING WITH MOTOR VEHICLE/MOTOR HOME ODOMETER, OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, IMPORTING HEROIN, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG 1ST OFF (HEROIN), DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, PRESCRIPTION CONT SUB NOT PROPER CONTAIN 1ST OFF in Big Sandy, Kentucky. He is 6' 1" tall, weighs 250 lbs and has brown eyes. RECKLESS DRIVING, TAMPERING WITH MOTOR VEHICLE/MOTOR HOME ODOMETER, OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, IMPORTING HEROIN, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG 1ST OFF (HEROIN), DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, PRESCRIPTION CONT SUB NOT PROPER CONTAIN 1ST OFF is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Parrish may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Big Sandy County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 09-16-2019 03:56:00
  • Age: 42
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PIKEVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-09-16 03:56:00
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  • Summary: 42-year-old Rory A Hall, arrested September 16, 2019 in Pike, Kentucky for ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (MINOR INJURY) 5000 10% W/BC MAY. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Hall’s status may be obtained from the following: Pike County Law Enforcement.