Rowan County, KY Arrest Records

Rowan County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.33 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.
Rowan County, KY property crime rate is 2.49 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 43 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 34.38% compared to 2015.

Rowan County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Rowan County in 2016 increased by 21.05% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 5 to 8 while non-violent crime increased by 17.31% from 52 to 61.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 43
Burglary 13
Aggravated assault 6
Motor vehicle theft 5
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Rowan County increased by 60% from 2015 and increased by 100% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 8. In 2016 violent crime rate in Rowan County was 93.03% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.033%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Rowan County increased by 17.31% from 2015 and increased by 38.64% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 44 to 61. In 2016 property crime rate in Rowan County was 91.22% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.249%.

How Rowan stands up against other counties

Rowan vs. Ohio

You’ll be in more safety in Rowan compared to Ohio county that had 43.91% higher crime rate compared to Rowan county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0409 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0410 in Ohio county.
Arson rates of 0.0409 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Ohio county.

Rowan vs. Lincoln

You’ll be in more risk in Rowan compared to Lincoln county that had 8.4% lower crime rate compared to Rowan 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 Lincoln county.
Burglary rates of 0.5317 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.1899 in Lincoln county.

Names with the most arrests in Rowan

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Rowan, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 35.31% 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 Rowan County is 0.91% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.77 daily crimes that occur in Rowan County.
  • Rowan, KY is safer than Ohio.
  • In Rowan County you have a 1 in 354 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Rowan, KY have increased by 21.05%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Rowan, KY

  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 36
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 140 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: SANDY HOOK, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 13:56:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: Police in the area of Rowan, Kentucky arrested Jessica Thornberry on August 23, 2019. Thornberry is 36 years old, weighs 140 lbs with brown hair and blue eyes. She was charged with THEFT BY DECEPTION-INCLUDE COLD CHECKS U/$500.  All criminal suspects including Jessica Thornberry are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Rowan County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-10-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 156 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PINE TOP, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 11:55:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: 41-year-old Crystal Michelle Quesenberry, arrested August 10, 2019 in Rowan, Kentucky for CRIMINAL POSS OF FORGED INSTR 2ND DEGREE(IDENTIFY. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Quesenberry’s status may be obtained from the following: Rowan County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 21
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: SANDY HOOK , KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 12:23:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: Timmy Lewis was arrested on August 23, 2019. He is 21 years old, 5' 5" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has blue eyes. Lewis is charged with FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INS/SEC, 1ST OFF, IMPROPER REGISTRATION PLATE, NO OPERATORS-MOPED LICENSE, NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT by police near Rowan, 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: Rowan County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 205 lbs
  • Hair: Grey/partially Grey
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: SANDY HOOK , KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 16:44:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: 38-year-old Ralph Gilley was arrested in Rowan, Kentucky for OPER MTR VEH U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 4TH OR >, LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT-FAILURE TO RENDER AID OR ASSISTANCE, DRIVING DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE - 1ST OFF (AGG CIRCUM) on August 23, 2019.He is 6' 0" tall, weighs 205 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Rowan County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
  • Aliases:
  • Date of Birth:
  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 25
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
  • Ethnicity:
  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: SANDY HOOK, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond:
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 18:37:00
  • Location:
  • Summary: Rowan County Law Enforcement arrested 25-year-old Jacob Matthew Cantrell on August 23, 2019. The charge against Cantrell is OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 2ND OFF, LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT-FAILURE TO RENDER AID OR ASSISTANCE. He weighs 200 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes;  Cantrell 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: Rowan County Law Enforcement.