London, KY Arrest Records

London, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.84 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 137th safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
London, KY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 43.06 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 263 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 1.15% compared to 2015.

London Crime Rate

Total arrests in London 2016 increased by 5.48% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 13 to 15 while non-violent crime increased by 5.09% from 334 to 351.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 263
Burglary 64
Motor vehicle theft 24
Robbery 6
Legacy rape 5

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 London 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 London increased by 15.38% from 2015 and decreased by 16.67% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 18 to 15. In 2016 violent crime rate in London was 60.79% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.184%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in London increased by 5.09% from 2015 and decreased by 11.14% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 395 to 351. In 2016 property crime rate in London was 51.48% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.306%.

How London stands up against other cities

London vs. Hillview

You’ll be in more risk in London compared to Hillview that had 63.5% lower crime rate compared to London according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.7360 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3669 in Hillview city.
Larceny rates of 32.2620 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 8.8052 in Hillview.

London vs. Harrodsburg

You’ll be in more risk in London compared to Harrodsburg that had 47.76% lower crime rate compared to London according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.7360 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Harrodsburg city.
Burglary rates of 7.8508 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 7.5009 in Harrodsburg.

Names with the most arrests in London

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 35.6% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in London is 0.36% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 12.3 daily crimes that occur in London.
  • London is more violent than Hillview.
  • In London you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in London have increased by 5.48%.