The city of Morgantown, with a total population of 2,454, experienced 145 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 134.47 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 57.52% difference making Morgantown lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. Of those, 4 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Morgantown also handled 29 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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The city of Morgantown experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Morgantown totaled 4 violent crimes and 29 non-violent crimes.
During 2008-2017, Morgantown experienced 25 violent crimes. Of those, another 7 were for legacy rape, 2 were for robbery, and 16 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Butler county, Kentucky with a total number of 6 employees - 0 female, 6 male officers and 0 civilians. Morgantown PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is KY0160100, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.