Leitchfield, Kentucky Jail and Mugshot Information

Leitchfield is a city in Grayson County, Kentucky. The city of Leitchfield was formally incorporated in 1866. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 10.9 sq. mi (28.2 km2). The City of Leitchfield had a population of approximately 6,699 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Leitchfield, Kentucky is Rick Embry. Rick Embry can be contacted at (270) 259-4034 and by email at rick.embry@leitchfield.org.

Rick Embry, Mayor
City of Leitchfield
City Hall
314 West White Oak Street
P.O. Box 398
Leitchfield, KY 42755
Phone: (270) 259-4034
Fax: (270) 259-5858
Email: rick.embry@leitchfield.org
Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Leitchfield City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Leitchfield, Kentucky was 141.9, lower than it had been since at least the year 2004, but lower than the national average of 273.6. According to research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 64 registered sex offenders living in Leitchfield, Kentucky as of January 09, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Leitchfield to the number of sex offenders is 108 to 1.

There were an estimated 156 total crimes per 100,000 people in Leitchfield, 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 Leitchfield is also lower than the national average of 2,837 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Leitchfield, there were an estimated 13 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 143 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 Leitchfield, Kentucky:

  • The overall crime rate in Leitchfield is 18% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.19 daily crimes that occur in Leitchfield.
  • Leitchfield is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Leitchfield you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Leitchfield has decreased by 16%.

Leitchfield, Kentucky Police Station Information

Leitchfield Police Department

The Leitchfield Police Department has 15 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 4600 people.

Bryan Langdon, Chief of Police
Leitchfield Police Department
117 S Main St
Leitchfield, Kentucky 42754-1113
Phone: 270-259-3850
Fax: 270-259-5154
Emergency: 911

Leitchfield Police Dept
Leitchfield Police Facebook

Grayson County Sheriff’s Office

The Grayson County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Leitchfield, Kentucky.

Norman Chaffins, Sheriff
Grayson County Sheriff’s Office
44 Public Square,
Leitchfield, KY 42754
​Phone: (270) 259-3024
Office Hours: Mon – Fri, 8am – 4pm

Grayson County Sheriff
Grayson Sheriff Facebook

Grayson County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Grayson County Jail
320 Shaw Station Road
Leitchfield, KY 42754
Phone: (270) 259-3636

Visitations Hours at Grayson County Jail:

County and State Visitation:
Wednesday & Saturday, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Federal Visitation:
Friday & Sunday, 8:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Grayson County Jail

Police Records Request in Leitchfield, Kentucky

We have not found any police records information on Leitchfield. 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:

Lori Woosley, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Leitchfield
City Hall
314 West White Oak Street
P.O. Box 398
Leitchfield, KY 42755
Phone: (270) 259-4034
Fax: (270) 259-5858
Email: lori.woosley@leitchfield.org

Leitchfield City Clerk

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