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.
Robbery rates of 0.0394 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0401 in Grant county.
Larceny rates of 3.0319 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.2068 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 36.92% 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%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Taylor, KY

  • Aliases: JAMES BURDINE
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  • Age: 51
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 01"
  • Weight: 175
  • Hair: Blond Or Strawberry
  • Eye: Unknown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Campbellsville Office - Taylor County
  • Summary: Taylor County Law Enforcement arrested 51-year-old James Burdine for TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE in Taylor, Kentucky. He is 6' 01" tall, weighs 175 and has unknown eyes. TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE is a D offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Burdine may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Taylor County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 07-09-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 23
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 130 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 150
  • Booking Date: 2020-07-09 01:35:00
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  • Summary: 23-year-old Taylor Marie Hatfield, arrested July 09, 2020 in Taylor, Kentucky for FAILURE TO APPEAR. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Hatfield’s status may be obtained from the following: Taylor County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 07-07-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 21
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 230 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
  • Total Bond: 500
  • Booking Date: 2020-07-08 15:01:00
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  • Summary: Taylor County Law Enforcement arrested 21-year-old Joshua L Morgan on July 07, 2020. The charge against Morgan is CUSTODIAL INTERFERENCE - FELONY. He weighs 230 lbs with brown hair and brown eyes;  Morgan 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: Taylor County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 07-08-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 28
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 180 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-07-08 22:20:00
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  • Summary: On July 08, 2020, Bronte Karr, 28, was arrested by police near Taylor, Kentucky and charged with WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE), OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 (AGG CIRCUM) 3RD OFF, PRESCRIPTION CONT SUB NOT PROPER CONTAIN 1ST OFF, FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS, CARELESS DRIVING, BOOSTER SEAT VIOLATIONS. She is 5' 8" tall, weighs 180 lbs and has blue eyes. WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE), OPER MTR VEH U/INFLU ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 (AGG CIRCUM) 3RD OFF, PRESCRIPTION CONT SUB NOT PROPER CONTAIN 1ST OFF, FAILURE TO WEAR SEAT BELTS, CARELESS DRIVING, BOOSTER SEAT VIOLATIONS, but all suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty. It is possible to find out more about Karr’s status, including court dates, by contacting one of the local agencies listed below: Taylor County Law Enforcement
  • Aliases: SCOTT THOMAS ALLEN; SCOTTIE THOMAS ALLEN
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  • Age: 38
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 00"
  • Weight: 200
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Campbellsville Office - Taylor County
  • Summary: 38-year-old Scott Thomas Allen, arrested in Taylor, Kentucky for ASSAULT-3RD DEGREE-POLICE/PROBATION OFFICER-IDENT WEAPON. ASSAULT-3RD DEGREE-POLICE/PROBATION OFFICER-IDENT WEAPON is a D offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Allen’s status may be obtained from the following: Taylor County Law Enforcement.

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