Hart County, KY Arrest Records

Hart 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, Warren, Laurel, Bullitt counties in Kentucky.
Hart County, KY property crime rate is 2.15 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 18 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 38.46% compared to 2015.

Hart County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Hart County in 2016 increased by 31.25% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 4 to 2 while non-violent crime increased by 42.86% from 28 to 40.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 18
Larceny-theft 17
Motor vehicle theft 5
Aggravated assault 2
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Hart County decreased by 50% from 2015 and decreased by 33.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 3 to 2. In 2016 violent crime rate in Hart 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 Hart County increased by 42.86% from 2015 and increased by 122.22% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 18 to 40. In 2016 property crime rate in Hart County was 92.45% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.215%.

How Hart stands up against other counties

Hart vs. Harrison

You’ll be in more safety in Hart compared to Harrison county that had 156.88% higher crime rate compared to Hart county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1074 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0536 in Harrison county.
Burglary rates of 0.9663 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 2.8961 in Harrison county.

Hart vs. Spencer

You’ll be in more safety in Hart compared to Spencer county that had 55.32% higher crime rate compared to Hart county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1074 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1094 in Spencer county.
Larceny rates of 0.9127 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.8058 in Spencer county.

Names with the most arrests in Hart

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Hart, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 31.36% 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 Hart County is 0.93% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.62 daily crimes that occur in Hart County.
  • Hart, KY is safer than Harrison.
  • In Hart County you have a 1 in 444 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Hart, KY have increased by 31.25%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Hart, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 05-21-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 240 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MUNFORDVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-21 00:25:00
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  • Summary: Brandon Ray Rucker was arrested on May 21, 2020 in Hart, Kentucky on charges of REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED, FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE, OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF. He is 41 years old, 6' 0" tall, with brown hair, green eyes and weighs 240 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Rucker is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Hart County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-20-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 63
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 187 lbs
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: BEE SPRING , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-20 18:21:00
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  • Summary: On May 20, 2020, Rhonda Kugler, 63, was arrested by police near Hart, Kentucky and charged with OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF. She is 5' 7" tall, weighs 187 lbs and has brown eyes. OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Kugler’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Hart County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 05-19-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 66
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: CAMPBELLSVILLE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-19 18:15:00
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  • Summary: On May 19, 2020, Kenneth Scott, 66, was arrested by police near Hart, Kentucky and charged with NON-PAYMENT OF COURT COSTS, FEES OR FINES, POSS CONT SUB, 2ND DEGREE - DRUG UNSPECIFIED, POSS OF MARIJUANA, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, PUBLIC INTOXICATION-CONTROLL SUB(EXCLUDES ALCOHOL). He is 5' 11" tall, weighs 200 lbs and has brown eyes. NON-PAYMENT OF COURT COSTS, FEES OR FINES, POSS CONT SUB, 2ND DEGREE - DRUG UNSPECIFIED, POSS OF MARIJUANA, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, PUBLIC INTOXICATION-CONTROLL SUB(EXCLUDES ALCOHOL), but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Scott’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Hart County Law Enforcement
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  • Arrest Date: 05-19-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 260 lbs
  • Hair: Blonde
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: BOWLING GREEN , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-20 00:42:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Hart, Kentucky arrested Dakota Johnson on May 19, 2020. Johnson is 24 years old, weighs 260 lbs with blonde hair and green eyes. He was charged with OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 2ND DEGREE.  All criminal suspects including Dakota Johnson are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Hart County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-19-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 136 lbs
  • Hair: Bald
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MAGNOLIA, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-19 20:49:00
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  • Summary: James Butler was arrested on May 19, 2020 in Hart, Kentucky on charges of FAILURE TO APPEAR, TRAFF IN CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFF - (< 2 GMS METHAMPHETAMINE), DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, POSS OF MARIJUANA, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE). He is 35 years old, 5' 7" tall, with bald hair, blue eyes and weighs 136 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Butler is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Hart County Law Enforcement.