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Fort Wright, Kentucky Jail and Mugshot Information

Fort Wright is a city in Kenton County, Kentucky. The city of Fort Wright was formally incorporated in 1941. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.4 sq. mi (8.8 km2). The City of Fort Wright had a population of approximately 5,723 in the year 2010.

The Mayor of Fort Wright, Kentucky is Dave Hatter. Dave Hatter can be contacted at (859) 426-3120 and by email at

Dave Hatter, Mayor
City of Fort Wright
409 Kyles Lane,
Fort Wright, KY 41011
Phone: (859) 426-3120
Fax: 859-331-0454

Fort Wright City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Fort Wright, Kentucky was 125.0, lower than 2004, but lower than the national average of 273.6. According to research of Kentucky and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Fort Wright, Kentucky as of January 03, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Fort Wright to the number of sex offenders is 5,764 to 1.

There were an estimated 81 total crimes per 100,000 people in Fort Wright, Kentucky. This rate is lower than the average in the state of Kentucky which has 3,117 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Fort Wright is also lower than the national average of 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Fort Wright, there were an estimated 3 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of Kentucky is 430 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 386 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 78 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the Kentucky average of 2,687 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,451 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Fort Wright, Kentucky:

  • The overall crime rate in Fort Wright is 49% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.84 daily crimes that occur in Fort Wright.
  • Fort Wright is safer than 65% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Fort Wright you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Fort Wright has decreased by 45%.

Fort Wright, Kentucky Police Station Information

Fort Wright Police Department

The Fort Wright Police Department has 11 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 7000 people.

Marc Schworer, Chief of Police
Fort Wright Police Department
409 Kyles Ln
Ft Wright, Kentucky 41011-3743
Phone: 859-331-2191, (859) 426-3104
Fax: 859-331-1330
Emergency: 911

Fort Wright Police Dept

Kenton County Police Department

The Kenton County Police Department is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Fort Wright, Kentucky.

Spike Jones, Chief of Police
Kenton County Police Department
11777 Madison Pike
Independence, Ky. 41051
Phone: 859.392.1940
Emergency: 911

Kenton County Police Dept

Kenton County Sheriff’s Office

The Kenton County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Fort Wright, Kentucky.

Charles Korzenborn, Sheriff
Kenton County Sheriff’s Office
303 Court Street Suite 409
Fort Wright, Kentucky 41011
Phone: 859.392.1800
Phone: 859.392.1800
Fax: 859.392.1829
Office Hours M-F, 8:30am – 4:00pm

Independence Location:

Kenton County Sheriff’s Office
5272 Madison Pike
Independence, KY 41051
Phone: 859.392.1882
Fax: 859.392.1887
Office Hours: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Kenton County Sheriff
Kenton Sheriff Facebook

Kenton County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Kenton County Jail
3000 Decker Crane Lane
Fort Wright, Ky. 41017
Phone: 859.363.2400

Visitations Hours at Kenton County Jail:

ALL dorms except dorms 102 & 107
Tuesday through Friday – 8am to 10am
Saturday and Sunday – 8am to NOON

Dorm 102 & 107 Only
Sunday and Monday – 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Online Visits
Every day – 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Kenton Jail Visitations
Kenton County Jail

Police Records Request in Fort Wright, Kentucky

We have not found any police records information on Dry Ridge. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office by visiting, calling or emailing your request to the City Clerk’s Office.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Susan Ellis, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Fort Wright
409 Kyles Lane,
Fort Wright, KY 41011
Phone: (859) 426-3101
Fax: 859-331-0454

Fort Wright City Clerk

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