Hardin County, KY Arrest Records

Hardin County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.12 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.
Hardin County, KY property crime rate is 0.99 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 58 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 38.30% compared to 2015.

Hardin County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Hardin County in 2016 decreased by 28.74% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 12 to 13 while non-violent crime decreased by 31.61% from 155 to 106.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 58
Burglary 35
Motor vehicle theft 13
Robbery 7
Aggravated assault 4

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Hardin County increased by 8.33% from 2015 and increased by 225% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 13. In 2016 violent crime rate in Hardin County was 97.42% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.012%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Hardin County decreased by 31.61% from 2015 and decreased by 0.93% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 107 to 106. In 2016 property crime rate in Hardin County was 96.53% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.099%.

How Hardin stands up against other counties

Hardin vs. Daviess

You’ll be in more safety in Hardin compared to Daviess county that had 349.67% higher crime rate compared to Hardin county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0093 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1204 in Daviess county.
Larceny rates of 0.5405 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.1804 in Daviess county.

Names with the most arrests in Hardin

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Hardin, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 37.85% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hardin County is 0.97% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.3 daily crimes that occur in Hardin County.
  • Hardin, KY is safer than Daviess.
  • In Hardin County you have a 1 in 902 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Hardin, KY have decreased by 28.74%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Hardin, KY

  • Aliases: KENNETH R ADAMS; KENNETH RUSSELL ADAMS; KENNY ADAMS
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  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 05 - Elizabethtown, Hardin County
  • Summary: Hardin County Law Enforcement arrested 39-year-old Kenneth R Adams. The charge against Adams is WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, a D. He weighs 170 with brown hair and blue eyes;  Adams 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: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: RICHARD JOSEPH ALLEN; RICK ALLEN; RICKY ALLEN
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  • Age: 46
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 07"
  • Weight: 130
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 05 - Elizabethtown, Hardin County
  • Summary: Arrested was 46-year-old Ricky Allen who is 5' 07" tall, weighs 130 and has blue eyes. Hardin County Law Enforcement is charging Allen with FAILURE TO COMPLY W/SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION (1ST OFF), a D, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Hardin, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: CODY AMMERMAN
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  • Age: 33
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Weight: 000
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  • Location: District 05 - Elizabethtown, Hardin County
  • Summary: Hardin County Law Enforcement arrested 33-year-old Cody Ammerman. The charge against Ammerman is FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (MOTOR VEHICLE), OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST (MISDEMEANOR), a D. He weighs 000 with unknown hair and unknown eyes;  Ammerman 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: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: HENRY BESTER; HENRY LEE BESTER
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  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 09"
  • Weight: 172
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 05 - Elizabethtown, Hardin County
  • Summary: 38-year-old Henry Bester, arrested in Hardin, Kentucky for POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Bester’s status may be obtained from the following: Hardin County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: HEATHER BRAY; HEATHER LEWIS; HEATHER MARIE LEWIS
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  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 08"
  • Weight: 107
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 05 - Elizabethtown, Hardin County
  • Summary: Heather Bray was arrested in Hardin, Kentucky on charges of POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE which is a D. She is 28 years old, 5' 08" tall, with brown hair, hazel eyes and weighs 107 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Bray is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Hardin County Law Enforcement.