Whitesburg has a population of 1,949. During the past three years, Whitesburg saw 14 arrests. For 2017, the Whitesburg's arrest rate totaled 10.26 per 10,000 residents. This decrease of 96.76% makes Whitesburg lower than the national average of 316.54 per 10,000 residents. From that total, 0 were violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The city of Whitesburg also totaled 2 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Overall, Whitesburg had a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Whitesburg averaged 0 violent crimes and 2 non-violent crimes.
The city of Whitesburg experienced 5 violent crimes during 2007-2017. Of that total, 1 was for legacy rape. The robbery total was 3, and the aggravated assault total was 1.
It is situated in Letcher county, Kentucky with a total number of 8 employees - 1 female, 5 male officers and 2 civilians. Whitesburg PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is KY0670100, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.