Montgomery County, KY Arrest Records

Montgomery County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.36 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has higher total crime rate than Boone, McCracken, Warren, Laurel, Bullitt counties in Kentucky.
Montgomery County, KY property crime rate is 11.70 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 165 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 20.29% compared to 2015.

Montgomery County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Montgomery County in 2016 decreased by 9.95% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 7 to 10 while non-violent crime decreased by 10.96% from 365 to 325.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 165
Burglary 133
Motor vehicle theft 27
Robbery 6
Aggravated assault 3

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Montgomery County increased by 42.86% from 2015 and decreased by 54.55% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 22 to 10. In 2016 violent crime rate in Montgomery County was 92.33% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.036%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Montgomery County decreased by 10.96% from 2015 and decreased by 43.38% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 574 to 325. In 2016 property crime rate in Montgomery County was 58.83% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 1.17%.

How Montgomery stands up against other counties

Montgomery vs. Meade

You’ll be in more risk in Montgomery compared to Meade county that had 63.16% lower crime rate compared to Montgomery county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0360 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Meade county.
Burglary rates of 4.7892 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.2044 in Meade county.

Montgomery vs. Perry

You’ll be in more risk in Montgomery compared to Perry county that had 92.42% lower crime rate compared to Montgomery county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1080 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Perry county.
Burglary rates of 4.7892 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1829 in Perry county.

Names with the most arrests in Montgomery

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Montgomery, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 37.45% 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 Montgomery County is 0.64% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 3.3 daily crimes that occur in Montgomery County.
  • Montgomery, KY is more violent than Meade.
  • In Montgomery County you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Montgomery, KY have decreased by 9.95%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Montgomery, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 07-11-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 44
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 195 lbs
  • Hair: Gray
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MT STERLING, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-07-11 23:37:00
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  • Summary: 44-year-old James Taulbee was arrested in Montgomery, Kentucky for ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE on July 11, 2020.He is 6' 1" tall, weighs 195 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Montgomery 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: 07-11-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 49
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 153 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MT.STERLING, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-07-11 20:01:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of CRIMINAL TRESPASSING-3RD DEGREE, TBUT OR DISP SHOPLIFTING U/$500 on July 11, 2020 was Robert Bolar. The 49-year-old Bolar was arrested by Montgomery County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 10" tall, weighs 153 lbs and has blue eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Bolar is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Montgomery County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: ALLEN SHANKS; GREG SHANKS; GREGORY SHANKS; GREGORY ALLEN SHANKS
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  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 03"
  • Weight: 230
  • Hair: Bald
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: District 08 - Mt sterling, Montgomery County
  • Summary: Gregory Shanks was arrested in Montgomery, Kentucky on charges of POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-HEROIN which is a D. He is 41 years old, 6' 03" tall, with bald hair, blue eyes and weighs 230 pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Shanks is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Montgomery County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 07-10-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 46
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 200 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MT STERLING , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-07-10 22:45:00
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  • Summary: Kendell Taul was arrested on July 10, 2020 in Montgomery, Kentucky on charges of DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS. He is 46 years old, 5' 10" tall, with black hair, brown eyes and weighs 200 lbs pounds. Per the United States judicial system, Taul is presumed innocent until proven guilty. More information on this arrest may be obtained from local police at Montgomery County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 07-11-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 34
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: MOUNT STERLING, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-07-11 00:58:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on July 11, 2020 was 34-year-old Bryant Nixon who is 6' 0" tall, weighs 175 lbs and has brown eyes. Montgomery County Law Enforcement is charging Nixon with TRAFF IN CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFF - (> OR = 2 GMS METHAMPHETAMINE), TRAFF IN CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE 1ST OFFENSE (HEROIN), but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Montgomery, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Montgomery County Law Enforcement.