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.
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 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 36.91% 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

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  • Arrest Date: 05-11-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 33
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 6"
  • Weight: 230 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-11 21:00:00
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  • Summary: 33-year-old April Veltman was arrested in Taylor, Kentucky on May 11, 2020.She is 5' 6" tall, weighs 230 lbs and has blue eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Taylor 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: 05-11-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 20
  • Sex: Male
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  • Height: 5' 2"
  • Weight: 120 lbs
  • Hair: Blond/strawberry
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-11 22:12:00
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  • Summary: Arrested on May 11, 2020 was Nathaniel Edward Pittan. The 20-year-old Pittan was arrested by Taylor County Law Enforcement. He is 5' 2" tall, weighs 120 lbs and has blue eyes. Bond was set at unknown amount for the charge because Pittan is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Taylor County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-11-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 31
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 180 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-11 10:30:00
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  • Summary: Thomas M Brown was arrested on May 11, 2020. He is 31 years old, 6' 2" tall, weighs 180 lbs and has brown eyes. Brown is charged with PROBATION VIOLATION (FOR FELONY OFFENSE) by police near Taylor, Kentucky. 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: Taylor County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-10-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 53
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 4"
  • Weight: 140 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-10 19:32:00
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  • Summary: On May 10, 2020, Taylor County Law Enforcement arrested 53-year-old Charles David Wright for ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3RD DEGREE in Taylor, Kentucky. He is 5' 4" tall, weighs 140 lbs and has blue eyes. ALCOHOL INTOX IN A PUBLIC PLACE (1ST & 2ND OFFENSE, CRIMINAL MISCHIEF 3RD DEGREE is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Wright may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Taylor County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-10-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 41
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 170 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Blue
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-10 15:31:00
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  • Summary: 41-year-old Timmy Webb, arrested May 10, 2020 in Taylor, Kentucky for POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE), DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, REGULATIONS NECESSARY TO IMPLEMENT KRS 150 PURPOSE. Everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Webb’s status may be obtained from the following: Taylor County Law Enforcement.

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