Union County, KY Arrest Records

Union County, KY is among the safest counties in the USA with 0.13 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Boone, McCracken, Warren, Laurel, Bullitt counties in Kentucky.
Union County, KY property crime rate is 2.96 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 30 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that decreased by 0.00% compared to 2015.

Union County, KY Crime Rate

Total arrests in Union County in 2016 decreased by 25.81% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes decreased from 7 to 2 while non-violent crime decreased by 20% from 55 to 44.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 30
Burglary 9
Motor vehicle theft 5
Murder 1
Robbery 1

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Union County decreased by 71.43% from 2015 and decreased by 50% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 2. In 2016 violent crime rate in Union County was 97.14% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.013%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Union County decreased by 20% from 2015 and decreased by 8.33% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 48 to 44. In 2016 property crime rate in Union County was 89.6% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.296%.

How Union stands up against other counties

Union vs. Pendleton

You’ll be in more safety in Union compared to Pendleton county that had 33.3% higher crime rate compared to Union county according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.0672 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Pendleton county.
Burglary rates of 0.6048 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.1676 in Pendleton county.

Union vs. Fleming

You’ll be in more risk in Union compared to Fleming county that had 44.25% lower crime rate compared to Union county according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0000 in Fleming county.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 0.3360 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.2757 in Fleming county.

Names with the most arrests in Union

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Union, Kentucky, the most crimes, that's 31.05% 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 white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Union County is 0.91% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 0.85 daily crimes that occur in Union County.
  • Union, KY is safer than Pendleton.
  • In Union County you have a 1 in 323 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Union, KY have decreased by 25.81%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Union, KY

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  • Arrest Date: 05-21-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 42
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 175 lbs
  • Hair: Gray/partially Gray
  • Eye: Hazel
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: HENDERSON, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-21 03:16:00
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  • Summary: On May 21, 2020, Union County Law Enforcement arrested 42-year-old Jason Allen Shoulders for REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE, FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INS/SEC, 2ND OFF, FAILURE TO APPEAR in Union, Kentucky. He is 5' 8" tall, weighs 175 lbs and has hazel eyes. REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE, FAILURE OF OWNER TO MAINTAIN REQUIRED INS/SEC, 2ND OFF, FAILURE TO APPEAR is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Shoulders may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Union County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-17-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 49
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 160 lbs
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: CORYDON, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-17 23:32:00
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  • Summary: Rodney Dale Schermerhorn was arrested on May 17, 2020. He is 49 years old, 5' 9" tall, weighs 160 lbs and has brown eyes. Schermerhorn is charged with SERVING PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT, OPER MTR VEHICLE U/INFLUENCE ALC/DRUGS/ETC. .08 - 1ST OFF, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG, 1ST OFF (METHAMPHETAMINE), THEFT OF IDENTITY OF ANOTHER W/O CONSENT, REAR LICENSE NOT ILLUMINATED, POSS OF MARIJUANA, DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, OPERATING ON SUS OR REV OPER LICENSE, GIVING OFFICER FALSE IDENTIFYING INFORMATION, FAILURE TO REGISTER TRANSFER OF MOTOR VEHICLE, FAILURE TO APPEAR, CITATION FOR MISDEMEANOR by police near Union, 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: Union County Law Enforcement.
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  • Arrest Date: 05-16-2020 12:00:00
  • Age: 37
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 135 lbs
  • Hair: Black
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
  • Address: UNIONTOWN, KY
  • State: Kentucky
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  • Booking Date: 2020-05-17 02:09:00
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  • Summary: On May 16, 2020, Union County Law Enforcement arrested 37-year-old Michael Lawrence Tutt for SERVING PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG 1ST OFF (COCAINE), DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (MOTOR VEHICLE), DISREGARDING STOP SIGN, FAILURE TO OR IMPROPER SIGNAL, FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD, RECKLESS DRIVING, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 2ND DEGREE (ON FOOT), POSS OF MARIJUANA, IMPROPER DISPLAY OF REGISTRATION PLATES, NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 2ND DEGREE (MOTOR VEHICLE), FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (ON FOOT), WANTON ENDANGERMENT-2ND DEGREE, DISREGARDING TRAFFIC CONT DEV-TRAFFIC LIGHT in Union, Kentucky. He is 5' 10" tall, weighs 135 lbs and has brown eyes. SERVING PAROLE VIOLATION WARRANT, WANTON ENDANGERMENT-1ST DEGREE, POSS CONT SUB 1ST DEG 1ST OFF (COCAINE), DRUG PARAPHERNALIA - BUY/POSSESS, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (MOTOR VEHICLE), DISREGARDING STOP SIGN, FAILURE TO OR IMPROPER SIGNAL, FAILURE TO PRODUCE INSURANCE CARD, RECKLESS DRIVING, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 2ND DEGREE (ON FOOT), POSS OF MARIJUANA, IMPROPER DISPLAY OF REGISTRATION PLATES, NO REGISTRATION RECEIPT, FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 2ND DEGREE (MOTOR VEHICLE), FLEEING OR EVADING POLICE, 1ST DEGREE (ON FOOT), WANTON ENDANGERMENT-2ND DEGREE, DISREGARDING TRAFFIC CONT DEV-TRAFFIC LIGHT is a offense but all suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Information about upcoming court dates for Tutt may be obtained from one of the following law enforcement or prosecuting agencies: Union County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: SARAH RUSHIN; SARAH ELIZABETH RUSHIN
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  • Age: 30
  • Sex: Female
  • Race: White
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  • Height: 5' 06"
  • Weight: 170
  • Hair: Brown
  • Eye: Brown
  • Place of Birth: Kentucky
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  • State: Kentucky
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  • Location: Morganfield Office - Union County
  • Summary: Sarah Rushin was arrested. She is 30 years old, 5' 06" tall, weighs 170 and has brown eyes. Rushin is charged with CRIMINAL ABUSE-2ND DEGREE-CHILD 12 OR UNDER by police near Union, Kentucky. CRIMINAL ABUSE-2ND DEGREE-CHILD 12 OR UNDER 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: Union County Law Enforcement.
  • Aliases: JERMARI BRACKEN
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  • Age: 18
  • Sex: Male
  • Race: Black
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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: Morganfield Office - Union County
  • Summary: 18-year-old Jermari Bracken was arrested in Union, Kentucky for ASSAULT UNDER EXTREME EMOTIONAL DISTURBANCE.He is 0' 00" tall, weighs 000 and has unknown eyes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty. Union County Law Enforcement and others with information about this arrest and related court dates can be contacted for updated information on this arrest.