Russell County, KY Arrest Records

Russell County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.28 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.
Russell County, KY property crime rate is 1.24 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 10 burglary related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 0.00% compared to 2015.

Russell County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Russell County in 2016 increased by 3.85% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 1 to 5 while non-violent crime decreased by 12% from 25 to 22.

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

Crime Arrests
Burglary 10
Larceny-theft 9
Aggravated assault 4
Motor vehicle theft 3
Revised rape 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Russell County increased by 400% from 2015 and increased by 150% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2 to 5. In 2016 violent crime rate in Russell County was 93.99% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.028%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Russell County decreased by 12% from 2015 and decreased by 48.84% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 43 to 22. In 2016 property crime rate in Russell County was 95.63% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.124%.

How Russell stands up against other counties

Russell vs. McCreary

You’ll be in more safety in Russell compared to McCreary county that had 154.89% higher crime rate compared to Russell 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 McCreary county.
Burglary rates of 0.5643 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.4848 in McCreary county.

Russell vs. Simpson

You’ll be in more safety in Russell compared to Simpson county that had 183.12% higher crime rate compared to Russell county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.2257 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2212 in Simpson county.
Burglary rates of 0.5643 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.7143 in Simpson county.

Names with the most arrests in Russell

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Russell, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 36.47% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by women. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Russell County is 0.95% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.42 daily crimes that occur in Russell County.
  • Russell, KY is safer than McCreary.
  • In Russell County you have a 1 in 656 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Russell, KY have increased by 3.85%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Russell, KY

  • Aliases: DERRICK NEATHERY; DERRICK L NEATHERY
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  • Age: 39
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 350
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Monticello Office - Wayne County
  • Summary: 39-year-old Derrick Neathery was arrested in Russell, Kentucky for RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY > $500 AND < $10,000, TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (2 OR > GRAMS).He is 6' 00" tall, weighs 350 and has green eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Russell County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.
  • Aliases: JENNIFER MEECE; JENNIFER LYNN MEECE
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  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 00"
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Monticello Office - Wayne County
  • Summary: Arrested on charges of FRAUDULENT USE CREDIT CARD > $500 AND < $10,000 WITHIN 6 MOS, THEFT - FAILURE TO MAKE REQRD DISP OF PROPERTY < $500 was Jennifer Meece. The 41-year-old Meece was arrested by Russell County Law Enforcement. She is 5' 00" tall, weighs 220 and has blue eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the D charge because Meece is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Russell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-29-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 220 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: JAMESTOWN , KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 20000
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-29 19:04:00
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  • Summary: 38-year-old Andrea M Fobbe was arrested in Russell, Kentucky for TRAFF IN CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFF - (> OR = 2 GMS METHAMPHETAMINE), PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER II on June 29, 2020.She is 5' 7" tall, weighs 220 lbs and has brown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Russell 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: 06-29-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 7"
  • Weight: 220 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: JAMESTOWN , KY
  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 20000
  • Booking Date: 2020-06-29 19:04:00
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  • Summary: Police in the area of Russell, Kentucky arrested Andrea M Fobbe on June 29, 2020. Fobbe is 38 years old, weighs 220 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes. She was charged with TRAFF IN CONT SUB, 1ST DEGREE, 1ST OFF - (> OR = 2 GMS METHAMPHETAMINE), PERSISTENT FELONY OFFENDER II.  All criminal suspects including Andrea M Fobbe are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Russell County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 06-28-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 34
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 150 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: RICHMOND , KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-06-28 22:30:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on June 28, 2020 was 34-year-old Jonathan D Carnes who is 5' 6" tall, weighs 150 lbs and has brown eyes. Russell County Law Enforcement is charging Carnes with SEXUAL MISCONDUCT, RAPE, 1ST DEGREE, SEXUAL ABUSE, 2ND DEGREE, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Russell, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Russell County Law Enforcement.