Lancaster, KY Arrest Records

Lancaster, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.58 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 91st safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
Lancaster, KY property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 18.85 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 43 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 23.21% compared to 2015.

Lancaster Crime Rate

Total arrests in Lancaster 2016 decreased by 13.54% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 6 to 10 while non-violent crime decreased by 18.89% from 90 to 73.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 43
Burglary 26
Aggravated assault 7
Motor vehicle theft 4
Robbery 2

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 Lancaster 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 Lancaster increased by 66.67% from 2015 and increased by 150% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 10. In 2016 violent crime rate in Lancaster was 44.98% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.258%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Lancaster decreased by 18.89% from 2015 and decreased by 18.89% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 90 to 73. In 2016 property crime rate in Lancaster was 33.69% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 1.885%.

How Lancaster stands up against other cities

Lancaster vs. Carrollton

You’ll be in more risk in Lancaster compared to Carrollton that had 14.55% lower crime rate compared to Lancaster 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 the same as average 0.0000 in Carrollton city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Carrollton.

Lancaster vs. Williamstown

You’ll be in more risk in Lancaster compared to Williamstown that had 53.88% lower crime rate compared to Lancaster according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.5164 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2534 in Williamstown city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Williamstown.

Names with the most arrests in Lancaster

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 34.3% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lancaster is 0.35% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 5.87 daily crimes that occur in Lancaster.
  • Lancaster is more violent than Carrollton.
  • In Lancaster you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Lancaster have decreased by 13.54%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Lancaster, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 06-28-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: African American
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 250 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: LANCASTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 1000
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-28 23:49:00
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  • Summary: Lajernio Robertson was arrested on June 28, 2020 in Lincoln, Kentucky on charges of ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (DOMESTIC VIOLENCE) MINOR INJURY. He is 28 years old, 6' 0" tall, with black hair, brown eyes and weighs 250 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Robertson is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Lincoln County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-27-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 156 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: LANCASTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-27 07:51:00
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  • Summary: Madison County Law Enforcement arrested 24-year-old Terry Hawley on June 27, 2020. The charge against Hawley is PUBLIC INTOXICATION-CONTROLL SUB(EXCLUDES ALCOHOL), POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE). He weighs 156 lbs with black hair and brown eyes;  Hawley 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: Madison County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-26-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 52
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: African American
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Bald
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: LANCASTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 626.5
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-26 17:36:00
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  • Summary: On June 26, 2020, Lincoln County Law Enforcement arrested 52-year-old Robert Lee Keyes for NON-PAYMENT OF COURT COSTS, FEES OR FINES in Lincoln, Kentucky. He is 5' 10" tall, weighs 200 lbs and has brown eyes. NON-PAYMENT OF COURT COSTS, FEES OR FINES is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Keyes may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Lincoln County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-26-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 23
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
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  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: LANCASTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-26 20:21:00
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  • Summary: 23-year-old Eric Wayne Carpenter was arrested in Lincoln, Kentucky for CONTEMPT OF COURT LIBEL/SLANDER RESISTANC TO ORDER on June 26, 2020.He is 5' 8" tall, weighs 160 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Lincoln 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: 06-25-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 56
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Caucasian
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  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 235 lbs
  • Hair: Grey
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: LANCASTER, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-25 18:31:00
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  • Summary: On June 25, 2020, Gregory Shoemaker, 56, was arrested by police near Lincoln, Kentucky and charged with TBUT OR DISP ALL OTHERS $500 OR MORE BUT U/$10,000. He is 6' 1" tall, weighs 235 lbs and has blue eyes. TBUT OR DISP ALL OTHERS $500 OR MORE BUT U/$10,000, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Shoemaker’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Lincoln County Law Enforcement