Clay County, KY Arrest Records

Clay County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.53 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, Pulaski counties in Kentucky.
Clay County, KY property crime rate is 5.20 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 48 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 23.08% compared to 2015.

Clay County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Clay County in 2016 increased by 67.61% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 9 to 11 while non-violent crime increased by 74.19% from 62 to 108.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 48
Burglary 31
Motor vehicle theft 29
Aggravated assault 9
Arson 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Clay County increased by 22.22% from 2015 and increased by 120% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 11. In 2016 violent crime rate in Clay County was 88.71% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.053%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Clay County increased by 74.19% from 2015 and decreased by 14.29% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 126 to 108. In 2016 property crime rate in Clay County was 81.7% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.52%.

How Clay stands up against other counties

Clay vs. Allen

You’ll be in more safety in Clay compared to Allen county that had 19.26% higher crime rate compared to Clay county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0482 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Allen county.
Arson rates of 0.0963 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0485 in Allen county.

Clay vs. Wayne

You’ll be in more risk in Clay compared to Wayne county that had 45.4% lower crime rate compared to Clay 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 Wayne county.
Larceny rates of 2.3115 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.1734 in Wayne county.

Names with the most arrests in Clay

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Clay, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 36.83% 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 Clay County is 0.83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.57 daily crimes that occur in Clay County.
  • Clay, KY is safer than Allen.
  • In Clay County you have a 1 in 175 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Clay, KY have increased by 67.61%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Clay, KY

  • Aliases: ROBERT BRANDON COLLETT
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  • Age: 33
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 175
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Manchester Office - Laurel County
  • Summary: 33-year-old Robert Brandon Collett was arrested in Clay, Kentucky for BURGLARY, 3RD DEGREE.He is 5' 11" tall, weighs 175 and has blue eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Clay County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-30-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MANCHESTER , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-30 16:21:00
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  • Summary: David Raymond Tipton was arrested on June 30, 2020 in Clay, Kentucky on charges of OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 (AGG CIRCUM), 2ND, LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT-FAILURE TO RENDER AID OR ASSISTANCE, DRIVING DUI SUSPENDED LICENSE - 1ST OFF (AGG CIRCUM), FAILURE OF NON-OWNER OPERATOR TO MAINTAIN REQ INS/SEC, 1ST OFF, SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT. He is 39 years old, 5' 9" tall, with black hair, brown eyes and weighs 160 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Tipton is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Clay County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-30-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 26
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MANCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-30 00:58:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on June 30, 2020 was 26-year-old Stephen Asher who is 6' 0" tall, weighs 160 lbs and has hazel eyes. Clay County Law Enforcement is charging Asher with PUBLIC INTOXICATION-CONTROLL SUB(EXCLUDES ALCOHOL), but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Clay, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Clay County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-28-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 48
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 300 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MANCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-28 22:41:00
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  • Summary: 48-year-old Mickey Smith, arrested June 28, 2020 in Clay, Kentucky for DISREGARDING STOP SIGN, FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INS/SEC, 1ST OFF, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE, OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Smith’s status may be obtained from the following: Clay County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-27-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MANCHESTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-27 18:08:00
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  • Summary: Kevin Mikesell was arrested on June 27, 2020. He is 39 years old, 6' 1" tall, weighs 200 lbs and has brown eyes. Mikesell is charged with SERVING BENCH WARRANT FOR COURT by police near Clay, 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: Clay County Law Enforcement.