Edmonson County, KY Arrest Records

Edmonson County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.41 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.
Edmonson County, KY property crime rate is 1.98 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 14 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 100.00% compared to 2015.

Edmonson County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Edmonson County in 2016 increased by 16% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 5 to 5 while non-violent crime increased by 20% from 20 to 24.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 14
Larceny-theft 9
Aggravated assault 4
Revised rape 1
Motor vehicle theft 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Edmonson County decreased by 0% from 2015 and decreased by 0% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Edmonson County was 91.2% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.041%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Edmonson County increased by 20% from 2015 and decreased by 56.36% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 55 to 24. In 2016 property crime rate in Edmonson County was 93.03% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.198%.

How Edmonson stands up against other counties

Edmonson vs. Washington

You’ll be in more safety in Edmonson compared to Washington county that had 33.66% higher crime rate compared to Edmonson 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 Washington county.
Larceny rates of 0.7429 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.5588 in Washington county.

Edmonson vs. Martin

You’ll be in more safety in Edmonson compared to Martin county that had 108.83% higher crime rate compared to Edmonson 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 Martin county.
Arson rates of 0.0825 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Martin county.

Names with the most arrests in Edmonson

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Edmonson, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 35% 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 white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Edmonson County is 0.93% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.66 daily crimes that occur in Edmonson County.
  • Edmonson, KY is safer than Washington.
  • In Edmonson County you have a 1 in 418 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Edmonson, KY have increased by 16%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Edmonson, KY

  • Aliases: ARIKA FRANCES JENKINS
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  • Age: 36
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 06"
  • Weight: 205
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: Arika Frances Jenkins was arrested. She is 36 years old, 5' 06" tall, weighs 205 and has blue eyes. Jenkins is charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, PROMOTING CONTRABAND-1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED, BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION > $500 AND < $10,000 by police near Edmonson, Kentucky. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, PROMOTING CONTRABAND-1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED, BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION > $500 AND < $10,000 is a D offense and 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: Edmonson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: ROBERT W KING; ROBERT WILLIAM KING
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  • Age: 53
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 175
  • Hair: Gray Or Partially Gray
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 02 - Hopkinsville, Christian County
  • Summary: Robert W King, 53, was arrested by police near Edmonson, Kentucky and charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, POSSESSION OF SYNTHETIC DRUGS, 1ST OFFENSE - MISDEMEANOR, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR), WANTON ENDANGERMENT-2ND DEGREE-POLICE OFFICER (MISDEMEANOR). He is 5' 11" tall, weighs 175 and has green eyes. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, POSSESSION OF SYNTHETIC DRUGS, 1ST OFFENSE - MISDEMEANOR, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR), WANTON ENDANGERMENT-2ND DEGREE-POLICE OFFICER (MISDEMEANOR) is a D, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about King’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Edmonson County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: KEITH WALLINGFORD; KEITH C WALLINGFORD; KEITH CHARLES WALLINGFORD; KEITH C WALLINGTON
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  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: Edmonson County Law Enforcement arrested 35-year-old Keith Charles Wallingford for RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY > $500 AND < $10,000, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE in Edmonson, Kentucky. He is 5' 11" tall, weighs 170 and has blue eyes. RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY > $500 AND < $10,000, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE is a D offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Wallingford may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Edmonson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: MICK SHELTON; MICKEY SHELTON
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  • Age: 46
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 02"
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: 46-year-old Mickey Shelton, arrested in Edmonson, Kentucky for UNLAWFUL TRANSACTION W/MINOR-2ND DEGREE. UNLAWFUL TRANSACTION W/MINOR-2ND DEGREE is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Shelton’s status may be obtained from the following: Edmonson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: KYLE WHITTINGHILL; KYLE RAY WHITTINGHILL
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  • Age: 34
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 01"
  • Weight: 235
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: 34-year-old Kyle Whittinghill, arrested in Edmonson, Kentucky for CRIMINAL POSSESSION FORGED INSTRUMENT-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY. CRIMINAL POSSESSION FORGED INSTRUMENT-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Whittinghill’s status may be obtained from the following: Edmonson County Law Enforcement.

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