Kentucky
Crime



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Crime Rates for Kentucky

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Kentucky Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10,056

94,833

104,889

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.26

21.29

23.55

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kentucky 2.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 443

in Kentucky

Kentucky VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 4,454,189
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 263 1,661 2,958 5,174
Rate per 1,000 0.06 0.37 0.66 1.16

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kentucky 21.29

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 47

in Kentucky

Kentucky Property CRIMES

Population: 4,454,189
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 20,195 64,394 10,244
Rate per 1,000 4.53 14.46 2.30

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Kentucky 29