Ballard County, KY Arrest Records

Ballard County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.50 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Boone, McCracken, Laurel, Pulaski, Shelby counties in Kentucky.
Ballard County, KY property crime rate is 6.33 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 24 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 60.00% compared to 2015.

Ballard County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Ballard County in 2016 increased by 10% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 3 to 4 while non-violent crime increased by 8.51% from 47 to 51.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 24
Larceny-theft 22
Motor vehicle theft 5
Aggravated assault 2
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Ballard County increased by 33.33% from 2015 and decreased by 0% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 4. In 2016 violent crime rate in Ballard County was 89.42% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.05%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Ballard County increased by 8.51% from 2015 and decreased by 65.77% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 149 to 51. In 2016 property crime rate in Ballard County was 77.72% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.633%.

How Ballard stands up against other counties

Ballard vs. Lyon

You’ll be in more risk in Ballard compared to Lyon county that had 47.37% lower crime rate compared to Ballard county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2483 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1239 in Lyon county.
Larceny rates of 2.7316 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.7350 in Lyon county.

Names with the most arrests in Ballard

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Ballard, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 33.83% 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 Ballard County is 0.79% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.87 daily crimes that occur in Ballard County.
  • Ballard, KY is more violent than Lyon.
  • In Ballard County you have a 1 in 146 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Ballard, KY have increased by 10%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Ballard, KY

  • Aliases: . BOONE; DANIEL VADEN; DANIEL L VADEN; DANIEL LEE VADEN
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  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 04"
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 01 - Mayfield, Graves County
  • Summary: Police in the area of Ballard, Kentucky arrested Daniel L Vaden. Vaden is 32 years old, weighs 180 with brown hair and blue eyes. He was charged with THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION > $500 AND < $10,000.  All criminal suspects including Daniel L Vaden are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Ballard County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: WILLIAM BYARLY; WILLIAM T BYARLY; WILLIAM TANNER BYARLY
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  • Age: 29
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 07"
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 01 - Mayfield, Graves County
  • Summary: William T Byarly was arrested in Ballard, Kentucky on charges of TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-2ND OR GT OFF-METH (2 OR > GRAMS) which is a CLASS-B FELONY. He is 29 years old, 5' 07" tall, with brown hair, brown eyes and weighs 160 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Byarly is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Ballard County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: BILLY E CREWS; BILLY EDWARD CREWS
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  • Age: 50
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 205
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Mayfield Office - Graves County
  • Summary: Ballard County Law Enforcement arrested 50-year-old Billy E Crews for TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (2 OR > GRAMS) in Ballard, Kentucky. He is 5' 10" tall, weighs 205 and has brown eyes. TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (2 OR > GRAMS) is a CLASS-C FELONY offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Crews may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Ballard County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JASON COOK; JASON A COOK; JASON ALEXANDER COOK
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  • Age: 29
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 08"
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 01 - Mayfield, Graves County
  • Summary: 29-year-old Jason Alexander Cook, arrested in Ballard, Kentucky for CRIMINAL POSSESSION FORGED INSTRUMENT-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY, THEFT BY DECEPTION > $500 AND < $10,000. CRIMINAL POSSESSION FORGED INSTRUMENT-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY, THEFT BY DECEPTION > $500 AND < $10,000 is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Cook’s status may be obtained from the following: Ballard County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: CORY WHITE; JAMES C WHITE; JAMES CORY WHITE
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  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 01 - Mayfield, Graves County
  • Summary: James C White was arrested. He is 35 years old, 5' 10" tall, weighs 200 and has hazel eyes. White is charged with MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE 1ST OFFENSE by police near Ballard, Kentucky. MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE 1ST OFFENSE is a CLASS-B FELONY offense and 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: Ballard County Law Enforcement.