Paducah, KY Arrest Records

Paducah, KY is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.50 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 146th safest city in Kentucky among the 151 cities.
Paducah, KY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 49.00 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 999 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 18.91% compared to 2015.

Paducah Crime Rate

Total arrests in Paducah 2016 decreased by 13.98% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 77 to 87 while non-violent crime decreased by 15.43% from 1,439 to 1,217.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 999
Burglary 150
Motor vehicle theft 68
Aggravated assault 39
Robbery 31

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 Paducah 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 Paducah increased by 12.99% from 2015 and increased by 8.75% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 80 to 87. In 2016 violent crime rate in Paducah was 25.35% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.35%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Paducah decreased by 15.43% from 2015 and increased by 6.01% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 1,148 to 1,217. In 2016 property crime rate in Paducah was 72.39% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.9%.

How Paducah stands up against other cities

Paducah vs. Versailles

You’ll be in more risk in Paducah compared to Versailles that had 70.02% lower crime rate compared to Paducah according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0403 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Versailles city.
Burglary rates of 6.0396 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 4.0505 in Versailles.

Paducah vs. Erlanger

You’ll be in more risk in Paducah compared to Erlanger that had 70.96% lower crime rate compared to Paducah according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.5703 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3050 in Erlanger city.
Larceny rates of 40.2239 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 10.8923 in Erlanger.

Names with the most arrests in Paducah

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 35.97% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Paducah is 0.59% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 14.38 daily crimes that occur in Paducah.
  • Paducah is more violent than Versailles.
  • In Paducah you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Paducah have decreased by 13.98%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Paducah, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 05-20-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-20 17:09:00
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  • Summary: 38-year-old Larico Dewayne Gaddie was arrested in Oldham, Kentucky for ATTEMPTED MURDER on May 20, 2020.He is 6' 0" tall, weighs 160 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Oldham 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: 05-17-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-17 18:40:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of HOLD FOR OTHER AGENCY on May 17, 2020 was Larico Dewayne Gaddie. The 38-year-old Gaddie was arrested by Oldham County Law Enforcement. He is 6' 0" tall, weighs 160 lbs and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Gaddie is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Oldham County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 03-25-2015 12:00:00
  • Age: 45
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 221 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2015-03-25 10:30:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of THEFT BY DECEPTION, POSS OF HANDGUN BY FELON on March 25, 2015 was Richard Thomas Hall. The 45-year-old Hall was arrested by Wayne County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 10" tall, weighs 221 lbs and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Hall is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Wayne County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 08-05-2013 12:00:00
  • Age: 55
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2013-08-05 20:09:00
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  • Summary: Anthony Gay Whitfield was arrested on August 05, 2013. He is 55 years old, 5' 6" tall, weighs 160 lbs and has brown eyes. Whitfield is charged with an offense by police near Scott, Kentucky. Individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Scott County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 04-27-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 5"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: PADUCAH, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-04-27 20:56:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF on April 27, 2020 was Deonna Donelson. The 41-year-old Donelson was arrested by Ballard County Law Enforcement. She is 5' 5" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has brown eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Donelson is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Ballard County Law Enforcement.