Simpson County, KY Arrest Records

Simpson County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.39 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, Daviess counties in Kentucky.
Simpson County, KY property crime rate is 3.93 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 37 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 0.00% compared to 2015.

Simpson County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Simpson County in 2016 decreased by 2.5% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 7 while non-violent crime decreased by 2.74% from 73 to 71.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 37
Burglary 31
Aggravated assault 4
Motor vehicle theft 3
Robbery 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Simpson County decreased by 0% from 2015 and increased by 75% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 7. In 2016 violent crime rate in Simpson County was 91.75% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.039%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Simpson County decreased by 2.74% from 2015 and decreased by 50% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 142 to 71. In 2016 property crime rate in Simpson County was 86.19% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.393%.

How Simpson stands up against other counties

Simpson vs. Spencer

You’ll be in more risk in Simpson compared to Spencer county that had 18.81% lower crime rate compared to Simpson 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 Spencer county.
Larceny rates of 2.0461 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 1.8058 in Spencer county.

Simpson vs. Russell

You’ll be in more risk in Simpson compared to Russell county that had 64.68% lower crime rate compared to Simpson 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 Russell county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.1659 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.1693 in Russell county.

Names with the most arrests in Simpson

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Simpson, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 31.63% 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 black population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Simpson County is 0.87% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.18 daily crimes that occur in Simpson County.
  • Simpson, KY is more violent than Spencer.
  • In Simpson County you have a 1 in 232 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Simpson, KY have decreased by 2.5%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Simpson, KY

  • Aliases: TYLOR CORTE BLANKENSHIP
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  • Age: 27
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 190
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: Simpson County Law Enforcement arrested 27-year-old Tylor Corte Blankenship. The charge against Blankenship is TRAF CONT SUB-1ST DEG-1ST OFF-METHAMPHETAMINE (2 OR > GRAMS), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR), POSS OF MARIJUANA (MISDEMEANOR), POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-DRUG UNSPECIFIED, BAIL JUMPING-1ST DEGREE, a CLASS-C FELONY. He weighs 190 with brown hair and brown eyes;  Blankenship 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: Simpson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JIMMIE CLINARD
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  • Age: 26
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 0' 00"
  • Weight: 000
  • Hair: Unknown
  • Eye: Unknown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: Jimmie Clinard, 26, was arrested by police near Simpson, Kentucky and charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE. He is 0' 00" tall, weighs 000 and has unknown eyes. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE is a D, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Clinard’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Simpson County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: VICKI COWLES; VICKI GIBBS; VICKI JANE LAW
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  • Age: 47
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 05"
  • Weight: 190
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Green
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: Simpson County Law Enforcement arrested 47-year-old Vicki Cowles for THEFT BY DECEPTION-INCLUDE COLD CHECKS O/$300 in Simpson, Kentucky. She is 5' 05" tall, weighs 190 and has green eyes. THEFT BY DECEPTION-INCLUDE COLD CHECKS O/$300 is a D offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Cowles may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Simpson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: GREG CORNWELL; GREG L CORNWELL; GREGORY L CORNWELL; GREGORY LEE CORNWELL
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  • Age: 54
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 08"
  • Weight: 185
  • Hair: Gray Or Partially Gray
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: 54-year-old Gregory L Cornwell, arrested in Simpson, Kentucky for TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE. TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE, POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Cornwell’s status may be obtained from the following: Simpson County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: WHITNEY BURTON
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  • Age: 23
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 07"
  • Weight: 178
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Franklin Office - Simpson County
  • Summary: Whitney Burton was arrested. She is 23 years old, 5' 07" tall, weighs 178 and has blue eyes. Burton is charged with POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR) by police near Simpson, Kentucky. POSS CONT SUB-1ST DEGREE-1ST OFFENSE-METHAMPHETAMINE, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA-BUY/POSSESS-1ST OFFENSE (MISDEMEANOR) is a D offense and bond was set at unknown as individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Simpson County Law Enforcement.