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Crime rate in Brandenburg, Kentucky (KY): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Brandenburg, KY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Brandenburg, KY

The 2018 crime rate in Brandenburg, KY is 61 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 4.5 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 22.5% U.S. cities. The 2018 Brandenburg crime rate fell by 48% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Brandenburg has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Brandenburg, KY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Brandenburg:

61.0
Irvington:

40.1
Muldraugh:

95.5
West Point:

57.1
Corydon:

66.5
Vine Grove:

103.9
Radcliff:

358.0
Hardinsburg:

47.3
Shively:

304.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Brandenburg by year

Type

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(44.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(68.9)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(45.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(92.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(34.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(92.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(92.8)
1
(37.6)
3
(109.8)
0
(0.0)
3
(102.3)
1
(33.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(362.3)
11
(493.1)
10
(461.3)
13
(592.0)
15
(696.1)
10
(375.8)
3
(109.8)
4
(139.5)
10
(340.9)
6
(201.4)
5
(173.3)
5
(172.2)
6
(210.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
25
(1,132)
24
(1,076)
59
(2,721)
48
(2,186)
27
(1,253)
23
(864.3)
21
(768.4)
14
(488.3)
19
(647.8)
12
(402.8)
13
(450.6)
18
(619.8)
12
(420.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(45.3)
1
(44.8)
2
(92.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(46.4)
7
(263.1)
2
(73.2)
1
(34.9)
2
(68.2)
2
(67.1)
1
(34.7)
9
(309.9)
8
(280.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(35.1)
City-Data.com crime index87.9117.0167.0128.9149.089.477.232.185.942.332.9116.761.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Brandenburg, Kentucky as of December 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Brandenburg is 152 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Brandenburg:

17.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Brandenburg:

68.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Brandenburg:

0.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Brandenburg:

16.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Brandenburg:

68.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Brandenburg:

0.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Brandenburg:

73.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Brandenburg:

18.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Brandenburg:

92.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Brandenburg:

0.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Brandenburg:

46.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2006
Brandenburg:

44.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Brandenburg:

22.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Brandenburg:

23.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Property crime rate in 2018
Brandenburg:

105.2
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Brandenburg:

111.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Brandenburg:

62.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Brandenburg:

70.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Brandenburg:

110.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Brandenburg:

57.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Brandenburg:

71.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Brandenburg:

157.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Brandenburg:

208.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Brandenburg:

227.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Brandenburg:

242.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Brandenburg:

159.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Brandenburg:

135.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Brandenburg:

189.1
U.S. Average:

327.4
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.75
Kentucky average:

1.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Kentucky average:

1.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Kentucky average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Kentucky average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Kentucky average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Kentucky average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Kentucky average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.26
Kentucky average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Kentucky average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Kentucky average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Kentucky average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Kentucky average:

1.91

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Brandenburg, KY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers

Zip codes: 40108.