Shelby County, KY Arrest Records

Shelby County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.50 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.
Shelby County, KY property crime rate is 8.10 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 269 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 9.35% compared to 2015.

Shelby County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Shelby County in 2016 decreased by 2.92% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 15 to 23 while non-violent crime decreased by 5.05% from 396 to 376.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 269
Burglary 86
Motor vehicle theft 21
Aggravated assault 11
Revised rape 8

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Shelby County increased by 53.33% from 2015 and increased by 35.29% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 17 to 23. In 2016 violent crime rate in Shelby County was 89.44% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.05%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Shelby County decreased by 5.05% from 2015 and decreased by 19.14% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 465 to 376. In 2016 property crime rate in Shelby County was 71.5% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.81%.

How Shelby stands up against other counties

Shelby vs. Henderson

You’ll be in more risk in Shelby compared to Henderson county that had 59.26% lower crime rate compared to Shelby county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.1724 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0865 in Henderson county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.4525 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3675 in Henderson county.

Shelby vs. Hopkins

You’ll be in more risk in Shelby compared to Hopkins county that had 32.35% lower crime rate compared to Shelby 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 Hopkins county.
Larceny rates of 5.7964 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.8974 in Hopkins county.

Names with the most arrests in Shelby

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Shelby, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 34.64% 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 Shelby County is 0.74% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 2.36 daily crimes that occur in Shelby County.
  • Shelby, KY is more violent than Henderson.
  • In Shelby County you have a 1 in 116 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Shelby, KY have decreased by 2.92%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Shelby, KY

  • Aliases: DAVID N BAKER
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  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 220
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Shelbyville Office - Shelby County
  • Summary: Shelby County Law Enforcement arrested 31-year-old David N Baker. The charge against Baker is POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-HEROIN, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR), PUBLIC INTOXICATION CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE (EXCL (MISDEMEANOR), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED, a D. He weighs 220 with blond or strawberry hair and brown eyes;  Baker and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Shelby County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JAMIE BOGARD; JAMMIE BOGARD; JAMMIE CORINE GILKEY
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  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 08"
  • Weight: 121
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: Shelbyville Office - Shelby County
  • Summary: Police in the area of Shelby, Kentucky arrested Jammie Bogard. Bogard is 41 years old, weighs 121 with black hair and blue eyes. She was charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-ADVERTISEMENT-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR).  All criminal suspects including Jammie Bogard are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Shelby County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JOSHUA BARNETT
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  • Age: 20
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 08"
  • Weight: 160
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: Shelbyville Office - Shelby County
  • Summary: Police in the area of Shelby, Kentucky arrested Joshua Barnett. Barnett is 20 years old, weighs 160 with brown hair and hazel eyes. He was charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR), OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST (MISDEMEANOR).  All criminal suspects including Joshua Barnett are innocent until proven guilty. More information on this incident is available from the following police agencies: Shelby County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: BRYAN BALDWIN
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  • Age: 45
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 01"
  • Weight: 210
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Location: Shelbyville Office - Shelby County
  • Summary: Arrested was 45-year-old Bryan Baldwin who is 6' 01" tall, weighs 210 and has brown eyes. Shelby County Law Enforcement is charging Baldwin with TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (< 2 GRAMS), COMPLICITY POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, a D, but He is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Shelby, Kentucky found here may provide more information about this incident: Shelby County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: COURTNEY ALLEN; KORNPOPS ALLEN
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  • Age: 26
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 07"
  • Weight: 350
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Shelbyville Office - Shelby County
  • Summary: 26-year-old Courtney Allen, arrested in Shelby, Kentucky for BURGLARY, 3RD DEGREE, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION < $500. BURGLARY, 3RD DEGREE, THEFT BY UNLAWFUL TAKING OR DISPOSITION < $500 is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Allen’s status may be obtained from the following: Shelby County Law Enforcement.