Jackson County, KY Arrest Records

Jackson County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.22 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.
Jackson County, KY property crime rate is 5.09 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 36 burglary related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 0.00% compared to 2015.

Jackson County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Jackson County in 2016 decreased by 7.79% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 3 while non-violent crime decreased by 2.86% from 70 to 68.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 36
Larceny-theft 24
Motor vehicle theft 8
Aggravated assault 2
Robbery 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Jackson County decreased by 57.14% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Jackson County was 95.22% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.022%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Jackson County decreased by 2.86% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Jackson County was 82.1% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.509%.

How Jackson stands up against other counties

Jackson vs. Webster

You’ll be in more risk in Jackson compared to Webster county that had 71.72% lower crime rate compared to Jackson 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 Webster county.
Burglary rates of 2.6930 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4506 in Webster county.

Names with the most arrests in Jackson

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Jackson, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 36.33% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Jackson County is 0.84% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.46 daily crimes that occur in Jackson County.
  • Jackson, KY is more violent than Webster.
  • In Jackson County you have a 1 in 188 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Jackson, KY have decreased by 7.79%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Jackson, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 05-24-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 120 lbs
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  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: SOMERSET, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-24 18:37:00
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  • Summary: 38-year-old Angela Michelle Simpson was arrested in Jackson, Kentucky for PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR FELONY OFFENSE) on May 24, 2020.She is 5' 5" tall, weighs 120 lbs and has blue eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Jackson 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: 05-21-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 185 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MCKEE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-21 14:33:00
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  • Summary: Matthew Ernest Moore was arrested on May 21, 2020 in Jackson, Kentucky on charges of ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (MINOR INJURY), WANTON ENDANGERMENT-2ND DEGREE. He is 28 years old, 5' 9" tall, with brown hair, green eyes and weighs 185 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Moore is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Jackson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: TURPIN EARL; HAROLD STEVEN; STEVEN TURPIN; STEVEN EARL TURPIN
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  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 180
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: Manchester Office - Laurel County
  • Summary: Steven Turpin was arrested. He is 32 years old, 6' 00" tall, weighs 180 and has blue eyes. Turpin is charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-HEROIN, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR), OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST (MISDEMEANOR), POSS OF MARIJUANA (MISDEMEANOR), BAIL JUMPING-1ST DEGREE by police near Jackson, Kentucky. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-HEROIN, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR), OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST (MISDEMEANOR), POSS OF MARIJUANA (MISDEMEANOR), 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: Jackson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: ROBIN CAVINS
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  • Age: 44
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 0' 00"
  • Weight: 000
  • Hair: Unknown
  • Eye: Unknown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Manchester Office - Laurel County
  • Summary: Police in the area of Jackson, Kentucky arrested Robin Cavins. Cavins is 44 years old, weighs 000 with unknown hair and unknown eyes. She was charged with TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (< 2 GRAMS).  All criminal suspects including Robin Cavins are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Jackson County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 04-29-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 46
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 178 lbs
  • Hair: Blond/strawberry
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MCKEE, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-04-29 14:25:00
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  • Summary: On April 29, 2020, Mark Clifford Parrett, 46, was arrested by police near Jackson, Kentucky and charged with PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR TECHNICAL VIOLATION). He is 5' 7" tall, weighs 178 lbs and has green eyes. PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR TECHNICAL VIOLATION), but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Parrett’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Jackson County Law Enforcement

Jackson Police Departments