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


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

Crime rate in Scottsville, KY

The 2018 crime rate in Scottsville, KY was 240 (City-Data.com crime index), which was comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 75.2% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Scottsville crime rate fell by 30% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Scottsville has seen an increase in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Scottsville, KY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Scottsville:

240.1
Westmoreland:

161.7
Lafayette:

149.9
Smiths Grove:

87.2
Bowling Green:

363.0
Portland:

184.0
Franklin:

252.8
Glasgow:

222.0
Red Boiling Springs:

262.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Scottsville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

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)
1
(22.9)
1
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(44.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
2
(43.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.4)
2
(45.9)
2
(45.7)
5
(112.5)
2
(45.0)
2
(44.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.4)
1
(23.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.9)
2
(45.0)
1
(22.5)
1
(22.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(44.5)
1
(21.9)
1
(21.9)
3
(65.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.2)
1
(22.9)
2
(45.7)
4
(90.0)
6
(135.0)
3
(67.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
15
(333.5)
1
(21.9)
15
(328.4)
7
(153.1)
7
(151.8)
0
(0.0)
15
(350.9)
27
(626.5)
22
(504.6)
21
(480.2)
28
(629.8)
59
(1,327)
51
(1,139)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
23
(511.3)
10
(219.3)
14
(306.5)
16
(349.9)
6
(130.2)
0
(0.0)
10
(233.9)
58
(1,346)
72
(1,651)
60
(1,372)
64
(1,439)
139
(3,126)
105
(2,345)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(133.4)
1
(21.9)
4
(87.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(69.6)
2
(45.9)
11
(251.5)
16
(359.9)
13
(292.4)
6
(134.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(22.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(91.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.5)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)98.916.464.272.815.80.040.9152.0146.3207.0296.9311.1240.1

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 43 registered sex offenders living in Scottsville, Kentucky as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Scottsville is 102 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Scottsville:

89.3
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Scottsville:

123.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Scottsville:

224.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Scottsville:

125.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Scottsville:

57.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Scottsville:

69.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Scottsville:

11.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2010
Scottsville:

0.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Scottsville:

0.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Scottsville:

76.5
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Scottsville:

32.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Scottsville:

11.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Scottsville:

66.7
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Scottsville:

67.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Property crime rate in 2018
Scottsville:

365.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Scottsville:

465.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Scottsville:

251.9
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Scottsville:

202.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Scottsville:

190.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Scottsville:

203.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Scottsville:

81.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2010
Scottsville:

0.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Scottsville:

36.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Scottsville:

48.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Scottsville:

94.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Scottsville:

18.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Scottsville:

112.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Scottsville:

67.1
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: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.35
Kentucky average:

1.65

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 26 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.05
Kentucky average:

1.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 26 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.05
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 16 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
Kentucky average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 26 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.90
Kentucky average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 21 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Kentucky average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 21 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 21 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Kentucky average:

2.10

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 20 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Kentucky average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 20 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Kentucky average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 20 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.84
Kentucky average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 20 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
Kentucky average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 13 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
Kentucky average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 21 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
Kentucky average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.00
Kentucky average:

1.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.24
Kentucky average:

1.91

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Scottsville, KY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 42164.