The city of Morehead, with a total population of 7,915, experienced 492 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, the arrest rate totaled 194.57 per 10,000 residents. This represents a 38.53% difference making Morehead 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 Morehead also handled 150 arrests for property crimes during 2017.
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Most of the city arrests fall into 21-30 age group - 36.8%, the least crimes have committed people between 71-80 - 0.6%. When looking at arrest numbers - a great number of arrestees belonged to White race, whilst the least arrests had Hispanic race.
The city of Morehead experienced a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Morehead totaled 4 violent crimes and 150 non-violent crimes.
During 2009-2017, Morehead experienced 72 violent crimes. Of those, 4 were for murder/non-negligent manslaughter, another 19 were for legacy rape, 26 were for robbery, and 23 were for aggravated assault.
It is situated in Rowan county, Kentucky with a total number of 29 employees - 0 female, 20 male officers and 9 civilians. Morehead PD ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is KY1030100, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.