Table 6

KENTUCKY

Offenses Known to Law Enforcement

by City, 2016

City Population Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised
definition1)
Rape
(legacy
definition2)
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson
Adairville 888 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 2 0 0
Albany 2,008 2 0 0 1 1 7 0 5 2 0
Alexandria 9,112 4 0 1 2 1 139 15 112 12 0
Allen 185 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Anchorage 2,434 0 0 0 0 0 18 5 12 1 0
Ashland 20,987 51 1 16 11 23 885 146 704 35 9
Auburn 1,354 3 0 1 1 1 8 2 6 0 0
Audubon Park 1,515 0 0 0 0 0 44 10 23 11 0
Augusta 1,157 1 0 0 1 0 14 5 9 0 0
Barbourville 3,174 6 0 0 3 3 53 14 29 10 0
Bardstown 13,181 20 1 5 7 7 257 62 156 39 1
Bardwell 688 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beattyville 1,232 0 0 0 0 0 12 6 1 5 0
Beaver Dam 3,640 6 0 0 1 5 38 2 30 6 0
Bellefonte 862 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Bellevue 5,879 3 0 1 2 0 100 12 81 7 1
Benham 463 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Benton 4,346 4 0 3 1 0 144 13 120 11 0
Berea 15,135 20 0 5 7 8 430 103 277 50 1
Bloomfield 1,058 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0
Booneville 75 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bowling Green 64,561 204 4 51 85 64 2,773 379 2,236 158 6
Brandenburg 2,885 0 0 0 0 0 19 5 13 1 0
Brodhead 1,204 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brooksville 636 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Brownsville 824 1 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 2 0
Burkesville 1,511 1 0 0 0 1 6 1 5 0 0
Burnside 845 0 0 0 0 0 54 14 38 2 0
Butler 583 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cadiz 2,630 11 0 1 3 7 78 10 65 3 0
Calvert City 2,521 4 0 2 0 2 22 5 16 1 0
Campbellsburg 831 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Campbellsville 11,357 31 3 7 9 12 390 93 273 24 0
Caneyville 622 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carlisle 2,011 4 0 0 1 3 4 0 3 1 0
Carrollton 3,877 5 0 0 1 4 66 13 44 9 0
Catlettsburg 1,798 0 0 0 0 0 38 9 27 2 0
Cave City 2,411 5 0 1 2 2 45 13 27 5 1
Centertown 444 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Central City 5,875 1 0 0 0 1 84 5 77 2 0
Clarkson 899 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clay 1,134 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clay City 1,089 2 0 0 0 2 25 8 17 0 0
Clinton 1,306 3 0 0 1 2 12 2 10 0 0
Cloverport 1,157 1 0 0 0 1 11 3 5 3 0
Coal Run Village 1,582 2 0 1 1 0 34 8 26 0 0
Cold Spring 6,217 3 0 0 3 0 103 6 89 8 0
Columbia 4,685 3 0 0 0 3 13 7 5 1 0
Corbin 7,403 9 0 3 3 3 204 48 127 29 3
Covington 41,094 204 2 38 103 61 1,340 296 921 123 5
Crab Orchard 832 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cumberland 2,078 2 0 0 1 1 14 1 11 2 1
Cynthiana 6,421 20 0 4 6 10 159 33 119 7 0
Danville 16,773 22 0 5 7 10 322 113 183 26 3
Dawson Springs 2,732 0 0 0 0 0 61 12 43 6 0
Dayton 5,450 4 0 0 2 2 119 24 87 8 0
Dry Ridge 2,208 4 0 1 2 1 70 3 64 3 1
Eddyville 2,582 0 0 0 0 0 29 8 20 1 0
Edgewood 8,801 0 0 0 0 0 77 17 56 4 0
Edmonton 1,562 1 0 0 1 0 19 7 11 1 0
Elizabethtown 29,821 68 2 15 17 34 476 107 329 40 2
Elkhorn City 928 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 0
Elkton 2,181 3 0 0 2 1 37 23 12 2 0
Elsmere 8,563 13 2 7 2 2 139 29 98 12 2
Eminence 2,544 1 0 0 0 1 26 5 19 2 0
Erlanger 22,952 33 0 8 18 7 317 45 250 22 1
Eubank 325 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Evarts 918 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Falmouth 2,109 2 0 0 1 1 28 4 22 2 0
Ferguson 944 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 2 0 0
Flatwoods 7,307 1 0 0 0 1 17 4 12 1 0
Fleming-Neon 720 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Flemingsburg 2,902 2 0 1 0 1 43 14 25 4 0
Florence 32,671 80 1 13 34 32 1,386 92 1,235 59 4
Fort Mitchell 8,334 7 0 1 4 2 84 12 68 4 2
Fort Thomas 16,436 2 0 1 1 0 90 12 70 8 0
Fort Wright 5,801 9 0 1 8 0 89 11 74 4 0
Fountain Run 210 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Frankfort 27,926 105 2 12 35 56 1,093 256 750 87 4
Franklin 8,852 24 0 5 6 13 238 43 181 14 0
Fulton 2,195 2 0 1 0 1 76 20 51 5 0
Gamaliel 364 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgetown 33,007 57 0 13 21 23 919 136 731 52 2
Glasgow 14,560 33 0 6 5 22 466 112 316 38 1
Graymoor-Devondale 2,965 3 0 0 3 0 31 9 17 5 0
Grayson 4,046 3 0 0 2 1 109 11 92 6 0
Greensburg 2,116 1 0 1 0 0 29 8 18 3 0
Greenup 1,151 0 0 0 0 0 3 2 0 1 0
Greenville 4,378 3 1 0 0 2 24 6 12 6 0
Guthrie 1,441 2 0 0 1 1 10 5 5 0 0
Hardinsburg 2,332 1 0 0 0 1 14 3 10 1 0
Harlan 1,619 2 0 0 2 0 50 9 40 1 0
Harrodsburg 8,399 14 0 1 0 13 183 63 102 18 0
Hartford 2,765 3 0 1 0 2 6 2 2 2 0
Hawesville 1,006 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 6 0 0
Hazard 5,310 6 0 3 2 1 272 24 240 8 0
Henderson 28,904 56 1 6 24 25 767 171 547 49 1
Heritage Creek 1,126 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Highland Heights 7,216 5 0 1 1 3 53 5 47 1 0
Hillview 8,177 8 0 5 3 0 126 34 72 20 0
Hodgenville 3,259 2 0 0 0 2 19 3 13 3 0
Hopkinsville 32,222 94 4 15 44 31 922 202 672 48 1
Horse Cave 2,351 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hurstbourne Acres 1,886 0 0 0 0 0 18 4 14 0 0
Hustonville 398 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hyden 348 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Independence 27,227 19 0 10 4 5 154 28 112 14 1
Indian Hills 2,977 0 0 0 0 0 41 12 23 6 0
Inez 678 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Irvine 2,404 2 0 0 0 2 2 1 1 0 0
Irvington 1,186 2 0 0 0 2 15 6 8 1 0
Jackson 2,138 1 0 0 0 1 27 6 19 2 1
Jamestown 1,805 1 0 0 0 1 10 1 8 1 0
Jeffersontown 27,006 32 1 4 22 5 637 92 459 86 0
Jenkins 2,077 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Junction City 2,290 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0 0
La Center 1,004 1 0 0 0 1 6 2 4 0 0
La Grange 8,728 12 0 0 8 4 182 25 144 13 0
Lakeside Park-Crestview Hills 6,159 6 0 1 5 0 118 6 106 6 0
Lancaster 3,873 10 0 1 2 7 73 26 43 4 0
Lawrenceburg 11,140 14 0 2 5 7 97 18 70 9 0
Lebanon 5,710 11 0 3 6 2 100 29 63 8 0
Lebanon Junction 1,937 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Leitchfield 6,904 9 0 2 0 7 137 28 97 12 0
Lewisburg 806 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 3 0 0
Lewisport 1,704 2 0 0 1 1 6 0 6 0 0
Lexington 317,853 1,079 24 200 575 280 13,058 2,435 9,465 1,158 39
Liberty 2,158 1 0 0 0 1 11 6 4 1 0
London 8,152 15 1 5 6 3 351 64 263 24 0
Louisa 2,452 3 0 0 0 3 27 10 13 4 0
Louisville Metro 683,825 4,621 119 196 1,514 2,792 30,254 5,907 19,983 4,364 10
Loyall 648 2 0 0 0 2 4 1 3 0 0
Ludlow 4,553 13 0 5 3 5 109 21 78 10 2
Lynch 702 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Lynnview 945 0 0 0 0 0 13 4 8 1 0
Madisonville 19,467 30 1 5 8 16 349 75 252 22 2
Manchester 1,392 5 0 1 1 3 39 12 21 6 1
Marion 2,976 6 0 2 2 2 72 30 37 5 0
Martin 597 1 0 0 0 1 4 0 3 1 0
Mayfield 10,086 27 0 6 10 11 326 75 230 21 2
Maysville 8,780 19 0 4 9 6 303 53 241 9 0
McKee 786 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Meadow Vale 762 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Middlesboro 9,615 32 1 2 12 17 525 67 443 15 1
Millersburg 797 0 0 0 0 0 14 6 7 1 0
Monticello 6,071 7 0 1 1 5 77 22 51 4 0
Morehead 7,085 12 0 7 3 2 139 18 119 2 3
Morganfield 3,582 0 0 0 0 0 25 8 17 0 1
Morgantown 2,480 2 0 1 0 1 53 13 34 6 0
Mortons Gap 850 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mount Olivet 342 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mount Sterling 7,268 24 0 6 13 5 295 37 240 18 2
Mount Vernon 2,497 2 0 0 0 2 40 19 16 5 2
Mount Washington 14,162 11 0 3 4 4 207 32 156 19 1
Muldraugh 994 1 0 0 1 0 20 3 11 6 0
Munfordville 1,645 4 0 0 0 4 16 8 7 1 0
Murray 19,182 41 0 11 10 20 611 125 470 16 2
New Haven 893 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Newport 15,330 59 0 9 34 16 715 105 565 45 3
Nicholasville 30,093 53 0 11 28 14 1,056 199 796 61 3
Northfield 1,057 0 0 0 0 0 15 1 14 0 0
Oak Grove 7,431 35 0 12 11 12 368 78 266 24 0
Olive Hill 1,593 2 0 0 0 2 12 10 2 0 0
Owensboro 59,359 136 1 34 49 52 2,658 486 1,937 235 14
Owenton 1,552 0 0 0 0 0 11 4 6 1 0
Owingsville 1,595 1 0 0 1 0 9 0 7 2 0
Paducah 24,836 87 1 16 31 39 1,217 150 999 68 7
Paintsville 4,251 6 0 2 0 4 60 9 46 5 0
Paris 9,883 15 0 1 5 9 232 65 154 13 1
Park Hills 3,011 3 0 1 1 1 33 7 22 4 1
Perryville 763 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pewee Valley 1,547 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 2 0 0
Pikeville 7,037 14 1 6 3 4 404 49 350 5 0
Pineville 1,745 0 0 0 0 0 34 12 21 1 1
Pioneer Village 2,866 2 0 1 1 0 23 6 11 6 0
Pippa Passes 661 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Powderly 729 0 0 0 0 0 10 1 9 0 0
Prestonsburg 3,326 6 0 0 1 5 51 20 28 3 1
Princeton 6,142 21 0 10 3 8 230 85 131 14 1
Prospect 4,918 0 0 0 0 0 55 2 49 4 0
Providence 3,042 2 0 0 1 1 28 7 17 4 0
Raceland 2,383 2 0 0 0 2 9 3 6 0 0
Radcliff 22,346 77 0 22 25 30 611 155 418 38 10
Ravenna 587 0 0 0 0 0 7 0 6 1 0
Richmond 33,965 75 0 18 37 20 1,374 249 1,048 77 5
Russell 3,245 5 0 2 1 2 60 3 57 0 1
Russell Springs 2,525 2 0 1 0 1 67 15 48 4 0
Russellville 7,073 25 2 1 7 15 224 54 159 11 2
Sadieville 338 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0
Salyersville 1,804 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 3 0 0
Science Hill 696 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scottsville 4,446 12 1 5 2 4 108 28 64 16 0
Sebree 1,551 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shelbyville 15,488 10 0 3 5 2 220 48 163 9 3
Shepherdsville 12,098 34 0 8 10 16 521 76 382 63 1
Shively 15,800 93 5 10 60 18 654 144 381 129 1
Silver Grove 1,123 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Simpsonville 2,744 3 0 0 2 1 97 6 88 3 0
Smiths Grove 740 0 0 0 0 0 4 2 2 0 0
Somerset 11,482 22 0 3 8 11 423 79 303 41 4
Southgate 3,871 2 0 0 2 0 43 4 31 8 0
South Shore 1,097 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Springfield 3,093 3 0 0 1 2 22 4 10 8 0
Stamping Ground 744 0 0 0 0 0 7 1 6 0 0
Stanford 3,668 3 0 0 1 2 35 10 17 8 0
Stanton 2,651 3 0 0 3 0 63 16 47 0 0
St. Matthews 18,127 38 0 1 28 9 803 83 655 65 1
Strathmoor Village 666 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sturgis 1,914 1 0 0 0 1 16 6 10 0 0
Taylor Mill 6,793 5 0 0 1 4 43 9 32 2 0
Taylorsville 1,035 0 0 0 0 0 17 6 11 0 0
Tompkinsville 2,277 1 0 0 0 1 5 1 2 2 1
Trenton 387 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Uniontown 960 2 0 0 0 2 15 3 12 0 0
Vanceburg 1,445 0 0 0 0 0 5 2 3 0 0
Versailles 25,923 15 0 4 4 7 393 105 273 15 0
Villa Hills 7,499 2 0 0 0 2 28 2 24 2 0
Vine Grove 5,892 7 0 2 2 3 71 26 41 4 0
Warsaw 1,697 1 0 0 0 1 20 8 11 1 0
Wayland 406 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
West Buechel 1,277 5 0 0 5 0 214 14 186 14 0
West Liberty 3,336 0 0 0 0 0 14 0 13 1 0
West Point 856 0 0 0 0 0 10 0 10 0 0
Wheelwright 480 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Whitesburg 1,982 2 0 0 2 0 7 4 3 0 0
Wilder 3,099 1 0 0 0 1 48 2 44 2 0
Williamsburg 5,324 5 0 2 0 3 70 18 40 12 1
Williamstown 3,946 3 0 0 1 2 36 6 27 3 0
Wilmore 6,315 1 0 1 0 0 101 29 68 4 0
Winchester 18,461 48 1 15 19 13 1,018 147 817 54 0
Wingo 641 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woodburn 381 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0
Worthington 1,571 0 0 0 0 0 9 4 5 0 0
  • 1 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were reported using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See the data declaration for further explanation.

Data Declaration

Provides the methodology used in constructing this table and other pertinent information about this table.