Lyon County, KY Arrest Records

Lyon 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.
Lyon County, KY property crime rate is 3.47 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 14 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 7.69% compared to 2015.

Lyon County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Lyon County in 2016 decreased by 12.12% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 2 to 1 while non-violent crime decreased by 9.68% from 31 to 28.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 14
Burglary 13
Aggravated assault 1
Motor vehicle theft 1
Murder 0

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Lyon County decreased by 50% from 2015. In 2016 violent crime rate in Lyon County was 97.36% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.012%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Lyon County decreased by 9.68% from 2015. In 2016 property crime rate in Lyon County was 87.79% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.347%.

How Lyon stands up against other counties

Lyon vs. Ballard

You’ll be in more safety in Lyon compared to Ballard county that had 90.01% higher crime rate compared to Lyon county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1239 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.2483 in Ballard county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1239 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.6208 in Ballard county.

Names with the most arrests in Lyon

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Lyon, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 28.5% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lyon County is 0.89% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.98 daily crimes that occur in Lyon County.
  • Lyon, KY is safer than Ballard.
  • In Lyon County you have a 1 in 278 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Lyon, KY have decreased by 12.12%.

Names in Lyon County