Middlesboro, KY Arrest Records

Middlesboro, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.33 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 149th safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
Middlesboro, KY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 54.60 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 443 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 9.78% compared to 2015.

Middlesboro Crime Rate

Total arrests in Middlesboro 2016 decreased by 1.59% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 19 to 32 while non-violent crime decreased by 4.02% from 547 to 525.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 443
Burglary 67
Aggravated assault 17
Motor vehicle theft 15
Robbery 12

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 Middlesboro 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 Middlesboro increased by 68.42% from 2015 and decreased by 0% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 32 to 32. In 2016 violent crime rate in Middlesboro was 29.08% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.333%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Middlesboro decreased by 4.02% from 2015 and decreased by 21.76% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 671 to 525. In 2016 property crime rate in Middlesboro was 92.1% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.46%.

How Middlesboro stands up against other cities

Middlesboro vs. Paris

You’ll be in more risk in Middlesboro compared to Paris that had 56.86% lower crime rate compared to Middlesboro according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.1040 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Paris city.
Arson rates of 0.1040 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1012 in Paris.

Middlesboro vs. Mayfield

You’ll be in more risk in Middlesboro compared to Mayfield that had 39.58% lower crime rate compared to Middlesboro according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.7681 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.0906 in Mayfield city.
Arson rates of 0.1040 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1983 in Mayfield.

Names with the most arrests in Middlesboro

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 35.55% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Middlesboro is 0.75% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 15.87 daily crimes that occur in Middlesboro.
  • Middlesboro is more violent than Paris.
  • In Middlesboro you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Middlesboro have decreased by 1.59%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Middlesboro, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 06-29-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 18
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 2"
  • Weight: 120 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 10000
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-29 02:26:00
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  • Summary: Jaiden Williams was arrested on June 29, 2020. She is 18 years old, 5' 2" tall, weighs 120 lbs and has brown eyes. Williams is charged with ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (MINOR INJURY), BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE by police near Bell, 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: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-27-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Weight: 0 lbs
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  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 600
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-27 21:47:00
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  • Summary: On June 27, 2020, Bell County Law Enforcement arrested 24-year-old Mariah Phelps for SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT in Bell, Kentucky. She weighs 0 lbs. SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Phelps may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-26-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 49
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 143
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-26 12:45:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on June 26, 2020 was 49-year-old Melinda Turba who is 5' 4" tall, weighs 175 lbs and has brown eyes. Bell County Law Enforcement is charging Turba with B/W FAIL TO PAY FINE, POSS CONT SUB - 2ND DEGREE - DRUG UNSPECIFIED, FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INS/SEC, 1ST OFF, FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS, but She is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Bell, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-26-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 19
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 165 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-26 22:04:00
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  • Summary: Austin Mullins was arrested on June 26, 2020. He is 19 years old, 5' 6" tall, weighs 165 lbs and has brown eyes. Mullins is charged with TRAFF IN CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFF - (< 2 GMS METHAMPHETAMINE), TRAF IN MARIJUANA ( LESS THAN 8 OZ.) 1ST OFF, ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF LEGEND DRUG by police near Bell, 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: Bell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 12-31-2013 12:00:00
  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MIDDLESBORO, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2013-12-31 16:01:00
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  • Summary: Derrick Allen Jennings was arrested on December 31, 2013 in Warren, Kentucky on charges of CONTEMPT OF COURT, LIBEL/SLANDER, RESIST. He is 31 years old, 5' 9" tall, with brown hair, brown eyes and weighs 200 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Jennings is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Warren County Law Enforcement.