Kentucky Criminal Records

Your Kentucky state guide to courts, police, jails, crime data, records, and more.


About Kentucky

With 4,340,167 residents as of 2012, Kentucky is number 26 in the country by population and number 37 by land size, occupying 39,486 square miles.


Kentucky Criminal Records Search

You can feel confident and secure when conducting a criminal records search . The results may include court records, business records, arrest records and more. We have a vast nationwide database - the records you search for may include Kentucky state and county records and any other geographic location the person has lived or worked.



Crime Stoppers programs allow a member of a community to provide anonymous information about criminal activity, allowing a person to provide crime solving assistance to authorities without being directly involved in the investigative process. Our Crime Stoppers listings show programs in Kentucky, listed below.

Crime Stopper Office
City
Phone
Crime Stoppers Of Oak Grove Ky Inc.Oak Grove1-877-490-8477
Cumberland Valley Crime Stoppers, Inc.London(606) 878-2746

Jails are administered at the county or city level. At the local level, jails house inmates awaiting trial and those convicted of a misdemeanor serving a year or less. Prisons are facilities at the state or federal level, housing convicted felons serving more than a year term. The top 10 jails (measured by average inmate population) in Kentucky are listed below.

Facility
City
Average Inmate Population
BOONE COUNTY JAILBurlington356
CAMPBELL COUNTY JAILNewport284
CLAY COUNTY JAILManchester267
FRANKLIN COUNTY REGIONAL JAILFrankfort295
GRANT COUNTY JAILWilliamstown297
GRAYSON COUNTY JAIL & ANNEXLeitchfield600
HARDIN COUNTY DETENTION CENTERElizabethtown510
HENDERSON COUNTY DETENTION CENTERHenderson471
LAUREL COUNTY JAILLondon329
LOUISVILLE METROPOLITAN DEPT OF CORRECTIONSLouisville1,993