Butler County, KY Arrest Records

Butler County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.23 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, Bullitt, Daviess counties in Kentucky.
Butler County, KY property crime rate is 3.50 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 19 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 90.00% compared to 2015.

Butler County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Butler County in 2016 decreased by 0% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 3 to 3 while non-violent crime decreased by 0% from 45 to 45.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 19
Burglary 19
Motor vehicle theft 7
Aggravated assault 3
Arson 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Butler County decreased by 0% from 2015 and decreased by 50% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 6 to 3. In 2016 violent crime rate in Butler County was 95.02% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.023%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Butler County decreased by 0% from 2015 and increased by 4.65% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 43 to 45. In 2016 property crime rate in Butler County was 87.67% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.35%.

How Butler stands up against other counties

Butler vs. Magoffin

You’ll be in more risk in Butler compared to Magoffin county that had 66.24% lower crime rate compared to Butler county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Magoffin county.
Larceny rates of 1.4792 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4730 in Magoffin county.

Butler vs. Caldwell

You’ll be in more safety in Butler compared to Caldwell county that had 38.4% higher crime rate compared to Butler county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Caldwell county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.5450 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.5570 in Caldwell county.

Names with the most arrests in Butler

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Butler, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 33.19% 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 asian or pacific islander population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Butler County is 0.89% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.02 daily crimes that occur in Butler County.
  • Butler, KY is more violent than Magoffin.
  • In Butler County you have a 1 in 268 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Butler, KY have decreased by 0%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Butler, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 04-05-2020 12:00:00
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  • Height: 5' 10
  • Weight: 248
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  • Booking Date: 1991-10-17 00:00:00
  • Location: HOLDING 1
  • Summary: On April 05, 2020, Lucus S Fields, was arrested by police near Butler, Kentucky and charged with PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR TECHNICAL VIOLATION). He is 5' 10 tall, weighs 248 and has brown eyes. PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR TECHNICAL VIOLATION) is a Traffic, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Fields’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Butler County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 03-05-2020 12:00:00
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  • Booking Date: 1981-09-30 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Butler, Kentucky arrested Michael Curtis Pound on March 05, 2020. Pound is weighs 162 with brown hair and brown eyes. He was charged with ONE HEADLIGHT, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE).  All criminal suspects including Michael Curtis Pound are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Butler County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-18-1995 12:00:00
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  • Booking Date: 1995-05-18 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on May 18, 1995 was Dustin Rogers. Butler County Law Enforcement is charging Rogers with OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 (AGG CIRCUM) 1ST OFF, DISORDERLY CONDUCT, 2ND DEGREE, a Misdemeanor, but Dustin is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Butler, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Butler County Law Enforcement.
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  • Height: 5' 9
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair: Grey
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  • Booking Date: 1959-03-10 00:00:00
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  • Summary: Butler County Law Enforcement arrested Donald W Renfrow for MURDER in Butler, Kentucky. He is 5' 9 tall, weighs 160 and has blue eyes. MURDER is a Felony offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Renfrow may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Butler County Law Enforcement.
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  • Height: 5' 4
  • Weight: 150
  • Hair: Brown
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  • Booking Date: 1988-09-17 00:00:00
  • Location: HOLDING 1
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of VIOLATION OF A KENTUCKY EPO/DVO was Caityln D Reynolds. The Reynolds was arrested by Butler County Law Enforcement. She is 5' 4 tall, weighs 150 and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the Misdemeanor charge because Reynolds is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Butler County Law Enforcement.

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