Boyd County, KY Arrest Records

Boyd County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.25 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.
Boyd County, KY property crime rate is 2.68 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 82 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 34.43% compared to 2015.

Boyd County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Boyd County in 2016 increased by 36.89% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 13 to 12 while non-violent crime increased by 43.33% from 90 to 129.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 82
Burglary 38
Motor vehicle theft 9
Aggravated assault 7
Revised rape 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Boyd County decreased by 7.69% from 2015 and decreased by 52% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 25 to 12. In 2016 violent crime rate in Boyd County was 94.69% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.025%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Boyd County increased by 43.33% from 2015 and decreased by 27.93% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 179 to 129. In 2016 property crime rate in Boyd County was 90.57% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.268%.

How Boyd stands up against other counties

Boyd vs. Shelby

You’ll be in more safety in Boyd compared to Shelby county that had 193.49% higher crime rate compared to Boyd county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0623 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1724 in Shelby county.
Larceny rates of 1.7036 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.7964 in Shelby county.

Boyd vs. Henderson

You’ll be in more safety in Boyd compared to Henderson county that had 19.56% higher crime rate compared to Boyd 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 Henderson county.
Larceny rates of 1.7036 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.5350 in Henderson county.

Names with the most arrests in Boyd

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Boyd, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 33.71% 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 Boyd County is 0.91% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.8 daily crimes that occur in Boyd County.
  • Boyd, KY is safer than Shelby.
  • In Boyd County you have a 1 in 341 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Boyd, KY have increased by 36.89%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Boyd, KY

  • Aliases: JERRY JOE BRYAN II
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  • Age: 47
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 15 - Catlettsburg, Boyd County
  • Summary: Jerry Joe Bryan was arrested in Boyd, Kentucky on charges of TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (< 2 GRAMS), RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY > $500 AND < $10,000 which is a D. He is 47 years old, 5' 10" tall, with brown hair, brown eyes and weighs 200 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Bryan is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Boyd County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-29-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 50
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Blond/strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: ASHLAND , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-29 18:52:00
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  • Summary: Boyd County Law Enforcement arrested 50-year-old Toni Leigh Tackett on June 29, 2020. The charge against Tackett is SERVING WARRANT (FOR OTHER POLICE AGENCY). She weighs 160 lbs with blond/strawberry hair and blue eyes;  Tackett 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: Boyd County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-28-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 1"
  • Weight: 125 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: LOUSIA, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-28 18:23:00
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  • Summary: Boyd County Law Enforcement arrested 39-year-old Brenda Joyce Shannon on June 28, 2020. The charge against Shannon is RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY U/$10,000. She weighs 125 lbs with brown hair and green eyes;  Shannon 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: Boyd County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-28-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 217 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: ASHLAND, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-28 19:44:00
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  • Summary: On June 28, 2020, Joshua Ray, 39, was arrested by police near Boyd, Kentucky and charged with POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG 1ST OFF (DRUG UNSPECIFIED), TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, TBUT OR DISP AUTO - $500 OR MORE BUT U/$10,000. He is 6' 3" tall, weighs 217 lbs and has blue eyes. POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG 1ST OFF (DRUG UNSPECIFIED), TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, TBUT OR DISP AUTO - $500 OR MORE BUT U/$10,000, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Ray’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Boyd County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 06-29-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 1"
  • Weight: 125 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: RUSH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-29 02:45:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Boyd, Kentucky arrested Jennifer Leigh Moore on June 29, 2020. Moore is 37 years old, weighs 125 lbs with brown hair and blue eyes. She was charged with PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR FELONY OFFENSE), FAILURE TO APPEAR.  All criminal suspects including Jennifer Leigh Moore are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Boyd County Law Enforcement.