Table 9

KENTUCKY

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by University and College, 2012

University/College Student
enrollment1
Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Eastern Kentucky University 16,062 5 0 4 1 0 236 48 183 5 1
Kentucky State University 2,746 0 0 0 0 0 97 4 93 0 0
Morehead State University 10,968 2 0 1 1 0 79 23 56 0 0
Murray State University 10,623 4 0 1 2 1 108 9 97 2 0
Northern Kentucky University 15,724 0 0 0 0 0 106 4 102 0 0
University of Kentucky 27,226 5 0 0 3 2 570 40 509 21 1
University of Louisville 21,152 17 0 2 14 1 296 21 268 7 0
Western Kentucky University 21,036 2 0 0 1 1 215 66 148 1 1
  • 1 The student enrollment figures provided by the United States Department of Education are for the 2011 school year, the most recent available. The enrollment figures include full-time and part-time students.
  • NOTE: Caution should be exercised in making any intercampus comparisons or ranking schools because university/college crime statistics are affected by a variety of factors. These include demographic characteristics of the surrounding community, ratio of male to female students, number of on-campus residents, accessibility of the campus to outside visitors, size of enrollment, etc.

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