Harrison County, KY Arrest Records

Harrison County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.11 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.
Harrison County, KY property crime rate is 5.68 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 54 burglary related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 14.29% compared to 2015.

Harrison County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Harrison County in 2016 decreased by 10.74% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 3 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 10.17% from 118 to 106.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 54
Larceny-theft 44
Motor vehicle theft 8
Robbery 1
Aggravated assault 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Harrison County decreased by 33.33% from 2015 and decreased by 60% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 5 to 2. In 2016 violent crime rate in Harrison County was 97.71% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.011%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Harrison County decreased by 10.17% from 2015 and decreased by 49.28% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 209 to 106. In 2016 property crime rate in Harrison County was 80% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.568%.

How Harrison stands up against other counties

Harrison vs. Hart

You’ll be in more risk in Harrison compared to Hart county that had 61.07% lower crime rate compared to Harrison county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0536 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Hart county.
Burglary rates of 2.8961 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.9663 in Hart county.

Harrison vs. Spencer

You’ll be in more risk in Harrison compared to Spencer county that had 39.53% lower crime rate compared to Harrison 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 Spencer county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0547 in Spencer county.

Names with the most arrests in Harrison

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Harrison, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 40.19% 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 Harrison County is 0.83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.59 daily crimes that occur in Harrison County.
  • Harrison, KY is more violent than Hart.
  • In Harrison County you have a 1 in 173 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Harrison, KY have decreased by 10.74%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Harrison, KY

  • Aliases: LESTER CURTIS SMITH; MARCUS SMITH; MARCUS F SMITH; MARCUS FLOYD SMITH
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  • Age: 48
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 08"
  • Weight: 175
  • Hair: Gray Or Partially Gray
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Cynthiana Office - Harrison County
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER W/O CONSENT, POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED was Marcus Smith. The 48-year-old Smith was arrested by Harrison County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 08" tall, weighs 175 and has green eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the D charge because Smith is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Harrison County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: ANDREW DALTON BRYANT
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  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Cynthiana Office - Harrison County
  • Summary: Andrew Dalton Bryant was arrested. He is 27 years old, 5' 11" tall, weighs 200 and has brown eyes. Bryant is charged with OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 4TH OR GT, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY (FIREARM), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-2ND OR GT OFFENSE-HEROIN by police near Harrison, Kentucky. OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 4TH OR GT, RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY (FIREARM), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-2ND OR GT OFFENSE-HEROIN 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: Harrison County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: MATTHEW PURVIS; MATTHEW C PURVIS; MATTHEW CHARLES PURVIS
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  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 09"
  • Weight: 145
  • Hair: Red Or Auburn
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Cynthiana Office - Harrison County
  • Summary: Matthew Purvis was arrested. He is 35 years old, 5' 09" tall, weighs 145 and has blue eyes. Purvis is charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE PFO ENHANCEMENT (2ND DEGREE), THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER W/O CONSENT, CRIMINAL POSSESSION FORGED INSTRUMENT-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY PFO ENHANCEMENT (2ND DEGREE) by police near Harrison, Kentucky. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, BURGLARY, 2ND DEGREE PFO ENHANCEMENT (2ND DEGREE), THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER W/O CONSENT, CRIMINAL POSSESSION FORGED INSTRUMENT-2ND DEGREE-IDENTIFY PFO ENHANCEMENT (2ND DEGREE) 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: Harrison County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: KIMBERLY SHORT; KIMBERLY YOUNG
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  • Age: 57
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 07"
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Cynthiana Office - Harrison County
  • Summary: Arrested was 57-year-old Kimberly Short who is 5' 07" tall, weighs 160 and has brown eyes. Harrison County Law Enforcement is charging Short with CUSTODIAL INTERFERENCE-FELONY, a D, but She is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Harrison, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Harrison County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JACOB STIGERS; JACOB TREVIS STIGERS
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  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Cynthiana Office - Harrison County
  • Summary: Jacob Stigers was arrested. He is 28 years old, 5' 10" tall, weighs 220 and has brown eyes. Stigers is charged with CRIMINAL FACILITATION MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE 1ST OFFENSE, BURGLARY, 3RD DEGREE, CRIMINAL FACILITATION MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE, 1ST OFF, FRAUD USE CR CARD RPTD LOST/STOLEN >$500 <$10,000 W/IN 6MOS, FORGERY 2ND DEGREE-OTHER, BAIL JUMPING-1ST DEGREE by police near Harrison, Kentucky. CRIMINAL FACILITATION MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE 1ST OFFENSE, BURGLARY, 3RD DEGREE, CRIMINAL FACILITATION MANUFACTURING METHAMPHETAMINE, 1ST OFF, FRAUD USE CR CARD RPTD LOST/STOLEN >$500 <$10,000 W/IN 6MOS, FORGERY 2ND DEGREE-OTHER, BAIL JUMPING-1ST DEGREE 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: Harrison County Law Enforcement.

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