Winchester, KY Arrest Records

Winchester, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.60 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 148th safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
Winchester, KY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 55.14 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 817 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 7.50% compared to 2015.

Winchester Crime Rate

Total arrests in Winchester 2016 increased by 4.72% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 46 to 48 while non-violent crime increased by 4.73% from 972 to 1,018.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 817
Burglary 147
Motor vehicle theft 54
Robbery 19
Legacy rape 15

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 Winchester 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 Winchester increased by 4.35% from 2015 and decreased by 67.35% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 147 to 48. In 2016 violent crime rate in Winchester was 44.59% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.26%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Winchester increased by 4.73% from 2015 and increased by 4.3% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 976 to 1,018. In 2016 property crime rate in Winchester was 94% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 5.514%.

How Winchester stands up against other cities

Winchester vs. Murray

You’ll be in more risk in Winchester compared to Murray that had 41.14% lower crime rate compared to Winchester according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 1.0292 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5213 in Murray city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 2.9251 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.8341 in Murray.

Winchester vs. Madisonville

You’ll be in more risk in Winchester compared to Madisonville that had 66.28% lower crime rate compared to Winchester according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.7042 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.8219 in Madisonville city.
Burglary rates of 7.9627 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.8527 in Madisonville.

Names with the most arrests in Winchester

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 34.66% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Winchester is 0.74% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 15.82 daily crimes that occur in Winchester.
  • Winchester is more violent than Murray.
  • In Winchester you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Winchester have increased by 4.72%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Winchester, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 03-13-2015 12:00:00
  • Age: 54
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: WINCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2015-03-13 10:13:00
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  • Summary: Scott County Law Enforcement arrested 54-year-old Ricky Lin Carpenter on March 13, 2015. He weighs 150 lbs with black hair and brown eyes;  Carpenter 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: Scott County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 03-20-2015 12:00:00
  • Age: 54
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: WINCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2015-03-20 13:01:00
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  • Summary: On March 20, 2015, Ricky Lin Carpenter, 54, was arrested by police near Scott, Kentucky. He is 5' 8" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Carpenter’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Scott County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 02-21-2015 12:00:00
  • Age: 23
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: WINCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2015-02-21 02:30:00
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  • Summary: Adrian Dunn was arrested on February 21, 2015. He is 23 years old, 5' 10" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has brown eyes. Dunn is charged with an offense by police near Scott, Kentucky. Individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Scott County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-25-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 40
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 119 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: WINCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-25 18:51:00
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  • Summary: On June 25, 2020, Boyd County Law Enforcement arrested 40-year-old Brandi J Chambers for ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE in Boyd, Kentucky. She is 5' 4" tall, weighs 119 lbs and has brown eyes. ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Chambers may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Boyd County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-24-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 23
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 2"
  • Weight: 113 lbs
  • Hair: Bald
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: WINCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-24 21:13:00
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  • Summary: 23-year-old Tosha Morguson, arrested June 24, 2020 in Montgomery, Kentucky for PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR FELONY OFFENSE). Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Morguson’s status may be obtained from the following: Montgomery County Law Enforcement.