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Lyon County, Kentucky Crime Statistics

This webpage contains crime data for Lyon County, Kentucky. You can look at the breakdown of crime by type, changes to crime rates over time, and see how Lyon County compares to similar locations. If you are interested in seeing public records links for Lyon County, Kentucky, you can click the Public Records tab at the top.

Total Crime

Between 2003 and 2008 there were 229 total crimes reported in Lyon County, Kentucky (20 of them violent). Of the 38 crimes that transpire each year in Lyon County, just about one half take place less than a mile from home. On average, someone is a victim of a crime in Lyon County, Kentucky 38 times a year.

Total Crime in Lyon County, Kentucky (2003-2008)

Please note that these figures do not include crime statistics for 1999, 2000, 2001 or 2002, as there were no data available for those years.

Crime Trends

Throughout the last 10 years, crime data were available in Lyon County, Kentucky for 6 years. Over that period of time, reported crime in Lyon County has climbed by 5 per-cent. In the course of that same period, violent crime rose by 33 per-cent. Taken as a whole, the crime rates are a sign of a slow worsening in crime over the last 6 years in Lyon County. If the current trend continues, predicted crime numbers could hit forty for Lyon County, Kentucky in 2009.

Crime Trends in Lyon County, Kentucky (2003-2008)

Bear in mind that these graphs show reported crime data and large changes in crime rates can be the result of changes in reporting, not actual changes in crime rates.

Crime Comparisons

Crime rates per 1,000 population in counties like Lyon County, Kentucky (2003-2008)

Individuals are dissuaded against drawing conclusions from ranking data to determine 'how dangerous' a particular location is, as many factors, including episodic events, or discrepencies in crime reporting and methodology can skew rankings. Click on the individual figure bars to see crime data in these locations.

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Crime Data Information

Lyon County, Kentucky law enforcement agencies report their statistics to the FBI UCR program. The data reported for Lyon County conform to the FBI data quality guidelines. For more information, and a description of the statistical methods and data algorithms used by RecordsPedia, please visit our methodology section.

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