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1997 CRIME IN KENTUCKY
TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION ii
MESSAGE FROM THE GOVERNOR iii
LETTER OF TRANSMITTAL, COMMISSIONER, KENTUCKY STATE POLICE v
DEDICATION vii
KENTUCKY CRIME FACTS viii
TABLE OF CONTENTS ix
KENTUCKY'S UNIFORM CRIME REPORTING 1
KENTUCKY UNIFORM CRIME REPORTING SYSTEM 3
STATE OFFENSE DATA 4
OFFENSE DATA 5
CLEARANCE RATES 6
MURDER 7
RAPE 9
ROBBERY 10
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT 11
BURGLARY 12
LARCENY 13
VALUE OF PROPERTY STOLEN/RECOVERED 14
AUTO THEFT 15
ARSON 16
KENTUCKY OFFENSES BY COUNTY AND AGENCY 17
PROGRAMS OF INTEREST 33
BRADY HANDGUN ACT 35
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE 36
DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE 39
DUI CONVICTIONS BY COUNTY 41
STATE ARREST DATA 45
STATE ARREST DATA 48
1997 TOTAL ARRESTS BY AGE-JUVENILE 49
1997 TOTAL ARRESTS BY AGE-ADULT 50
1997 TOTAL ARRESTS BY SEX 52
1997 TOTAL ARRESTS BY RACE 53
TOTAL ARRESTS BY COUNTY-ADULT AND JUVENILE 54
1997 DRUG ARRESTS:
BY AREA DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT AND DRUG TYPE 94
BY COUNTY AND DRUG TYPE 95
1997 DUI ARRESTS BY AGE, SEX, AND RACE 98
FULL TIME LAW ENFORCEMENT EMPLOYEES: 101
MUNICIPAL POLICE DEPARTMENTS 101
SHERIFF'S DEPARTMENTS 106
COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENTS 108
DRUG TASK FORCES 109
OTHER LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCIES 109
COLLEGES, SCHOOLS, AND UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENTS 110
STATE AGENCIES 110
LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS ASSAULTED 111

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