Lincoln County, KY Arrest Records

Lincoln 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.
Lincoln County, KY property crime rate is 2.46 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 29 burglary related arrests in 2016 that increased by 31.82% compared to 2015.

Lincoln County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Lincoln County in 2016 decreased by 1.56% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 6 to 3 while non-violent crime increased by 3.45% from 58 to 60.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 29
Larceny-theft 16
Motor vehicle theft 15
Aggravated assault 2
Robbery 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Lincoln County decreased by 50% from 2015 and decreased by 57.14% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 7 to 3. In 2016 violent crime rate in Lincoln County was 97.38% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.012%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Lincoln County increased by 3.45% from 2015 and decreased by 32.58% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 89 to 60. In 2016 property crime rate in Lincoln County was 91.34% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.246%.

How Lincoln stands up against other counties

Lincoln vs. Ohio

You’ll be in more safety in Lincoln compared to Ohio county that had 57.1% higher crime rate compared to Lincoln 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 Ohio county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.6155 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4102 in Ohio county.

Lincoln vs. Rowan

You’ll be in more safety in Lincoln compared to Rowan county that had 9.17% higher crime rate compared to Lincoln 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 Rowan county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.6155 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2045 in Rowan county.

Names with the most arrests in Lincoln

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Lincoln, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 33.76% 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 Lincoln County is 0.92% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.71 daily crimes that occur in Lincoln County.
  • Lincoln, KY is safer than Ohio.
  • In Lincoln County you have a 1 in 387 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Lincoln, KY have decreased by 1.56%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Lincoln, KY

  • Aliases: KEVIN SHACKLEFORD; KEVIN EUGENE SHACKLEFORD
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  • Age: 32
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 09"
  • Weight: 400
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 20 - Somerset, Pulaski County
  • Summary: 32-year-old Kevin Shackleford, arrested in Lincoln, Kentucky for FLAGRANT NON SUPPORT. FLAGRANT NON SUPPORT is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Shackleford’s status may be obtained from the following: Lincoln County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: DANIEL ROBINSON; LUKE D ROBINSON; LUKE DANIEL ROBINSON; LUKE DEAN ROBINSON
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  • Age: 44
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 03"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 20 - Somerset, Pulaski County
  • Summary: Luke Daniel Robinson was arrested. He is 44 years old, 6' 03" tall, weighs 200 and has blue eyes. Robinson is charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE by police near Lincoln, Kentucky. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE 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: Lincoln County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: SHAWN DUNAWAY
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  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 0' 00"
  • Weight: 000
  • Hair: Unknown
  • Eye: Unknown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 20 - Somerset, Pulaski County
  • Summary: 28-year-old Shawn Dunaway was arrested in Lincoln, Kentucky for ASSAULT, 2ND DEGREE, ASSAULT, 4TH DEGREE (MINOR INJURY) (MISDEMEANOR), TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE.He is 0' 00" tall, weighs 000 and has unknown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Lincoln County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
  • Aliases: JUSTIN MICHAEL BLAKE CUMMINS
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  • Age: 24
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 20 - Somerset, Pulaski County
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of ASSAULT, 2ND DEGREE, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, LEAVING SCENE OF ACCIDENT/FAIL TO RENDER AID O (MISDEMEANOR) was Justin Michael blake Cummins. The 24-year-old Cummins was arrested by Lincoln County Law Enforcement. He is 6' 00" tall, weighs 200 and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the CLASS-C FELONY charge because Cummins is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Lincoln County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JAMES CLAYTON CARRIER
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  • Age: 35
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 0' 00"
  • Weight: 000
  • Hair: Unknown
  • Eye: Unknown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 20 - Somerset, Pulaski County
  • Summary: Lincoln County Law Enforcement arrested 35-year-old James Clayton Carrier. The charge against Carrier is POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED, PRESCRIPTION CONT SUB NOT IN ORIGINAL CONTAINE (MISDEMEANOR), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-HEROIN, POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-OPIATES, a D. He weighs 000 with unknown hair and unknown eyes;  Carrier 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: Lincoln County Law Enforcement.