Madison County, KY Arrest Records

Madison County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.25 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.
Madison County, KY property crime rate is 5.40 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 294 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 53.93% compared to 2015.

Madison County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Madison County in 2016 increased by 56.17% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 10 to 22 while non-violent crime increased by 54.14% from 314 to 484.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 294
Burglary 155
Motor vehicle theft 35
Revised rape 9
Aggravated assault 7

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Madison County increased by 120% from 2015 and increased by 175% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 8 to 22. In 2016 violent crime rate in Madison County was 94.76% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.025%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Madison County increased by 54.14% from 2015 and increased by 0.21% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 483 to 484. In 2016 property crime rate in Madison County was 80.98% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.54%.

How Madison stands up against other counties

Madison vs. Daviess

You’ll be in more risk in Madison compared to Daviess county that had 11.76% lower crime rate compared to Madison county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0670 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0201 in Daviess county.
Arson rates of 0.0112 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0201 in Daviess county.

Names with the most arrests in Madison

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Madison, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 34.78% 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 Madison County is 0.83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.55 daily crimes that occur in Madison County.
  • In Madison County you have a 1 in 177 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Madison, KY have increased by 56.17%.

Names in Madison County