Russell County, KY Arrest Records

Russell County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.28 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.
Russell County, KY property crime rate is 1.24 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 10 burglary related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 0.00% compared to 2015.

Russell County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Russell County in 2016 increased by 3.85% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 1 to 5 while non-violent crime decreased by 12% from 25 to 22.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 10
Larceny-theft 9
Aggravated assault 4
Motor vehicle theft 3
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Russell County increased by 400% from 2015 and increased by 150% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Russell County was 93.99% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.028%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Russell County decreased by 12% from 2015 and decreased by 48.84% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 43 to 22. In 2016 property crime rate in Russell County was 95.63% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.124%.

How Russell stands up against other counties

Russell vs. McCreary

You’ll be in more safety in Russell compared to McCreary county that had 154.89% higher crime rate compared to Russell county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2257 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1142 in McCreary county.
Burglary rates of 0.5643 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.4848 in McCreary county.

Russell vs. Simpson

You’ll be in more safety in Russell compared to Simpson county that had 183.12% higher crime rate compared to Russell county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2257 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2212 in Simpson county.
Burglary rates of 0.5643 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.7143 in Simpson county.

Names with the most arrests in Russell

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Russell, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 36.42% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by women. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Russell County is 0.95% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.42 daily crimes that occur in Russell County.
  • Russell, KY is safer than McCreary.
  • In Russell County you have a 1 in 656 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Russell, KY have increased by 3.85%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Russell, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 08-24-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 56
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 225 lbs
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: COLUMBIA, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-24 23:09:00
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  • Summary: On August 24, 2019, Martin Lewis Bryant, 56, was arrested by police near Russell, Kentucky and charged with OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF. He is 5' 7" tall, weighs 225 lbs and has green eyes. OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Bryant’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Russell County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 130 lbs
  • Hair: Blonde
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: FERGUSON , KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 2342.5
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-24 13:37:00
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  • Summary: Yevonda K Popplewell was arrested on August 23, 2019. She is 35 years old, 5' 7" tall, weighs 130 lbs and has hazel eyes. Popplewell is charged with NON-PAYMENT OF COURT COSTS, FEES OR FINES by police near Russell, 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: Russell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 56
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 125 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: JAMESTOWN, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-24 00:00:00
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  • Summary: 56-year-old Lisa Gay Mitchell was arrested in Russell, Kentucky for OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, FAILURE OF NON-OWNER OPERATOR TO MAINTAIN REQ INS/SEC, 1ST OFF, FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD, NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, OPERATING VEHICLE WITH EXPIRED OPERATORS LICENSE on August 23, 2019.She is 5' 4" tall, weighs 125 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Russell 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: 08-24-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 18
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: JAMESTOWN, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2019-08-24 02:52:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE on August 24, 2019 was Noah Foley. The 18-year-old Foley was arrested by Russell County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 10" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has blue eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Foley is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Russell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-23-2019 12:00:00
  • Age: 57
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 305 lbs
  • Hair: White
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: JAMESTOWN, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 765.37
  • Booking Date: 2019-08-23 20:57:00
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  • Summary: Russell County Law Enforcement arrested 57-year-old Terry W Dykes on August 23, 2019. The charge against Dykes is DRIVING DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE - 1ST OFF (AGG CIRCUM), FAILURE TO APPEAR, CITATION FOR MISDEMEANOR. He weighs 305 lbs with white hair and brown eyes;  Dykes 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: Russell County Law Enforcement.