Taylor County, KY Arrest Records

Taylor County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.24 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, Pulaski counties in Kentucky.
Taylor County, KY property crime rate is 5.83 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 77 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 8.33% compared to 2015.

Taylor County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Taylor County in 2016 decreased by 11.49% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 6 while non-violent crime decreased by 11.38% from 167 to 148.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 77
Burglary 61
Motor vehicle theft 10
Aggravated assault 3
Revised rape 2

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Taylor County decreased by 14.29% from 2015 and decreased by 60% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 15 to 6. In 2016 violent crime rate in Taylor County was 94.97% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.024%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Taylor County decreased by 11.38% from 2015 and decreased by 37.29% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 236 to 148. In 2016 property crime rate in Taylor County was 79.5% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.583%.

How Taylor stands up against other counties

Taylor vs. Grant

You’ll be in more risk in Taylor compared to Grant county that had 35.82% lower crime rate compared to Taylor county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.1181 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0802 in Grant county.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Grant county.

Names with the most arrests in Taylor

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Taylor, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 36.9% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Taylor County is 0.82% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.66 daily crimes that occur in Taylor County.
  • Taylor, KY is more violent than Grant.
  • In Taylor County you have a 1 in 165 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Taylor, KY have decreased by 11.49%.

Cities in Taylor County

Names in Taylor County