Paintsville, Kentucky Jail and Mugshot Information

Paintsville is a city in Johnson County, Kentucky. The city of Paintsville was formally incorporated in 1843. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.8 sq. mi (7.3 km2). The City of Paintsville had a population of approximately 3,459 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Paintsville, Kentucky is Bill Mike Runyon. Bill Mike Runyon can be contacted at (606)789-2600.

Bill Mike Runyon, Mayor
City of Paintsville
Paintsville City Hall
340 Main Street
Paintsville, KY 41240
Phone: (606)789-2600
Fax: (606)789-2602

Paintsville City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Paintsville, Kentucky was 124.0, 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 14 registered sex offenders living in Paintsville, Kentucky as of January 16, 2019.The ratio of number of residents in Paintsville to the number of sex offenders is 305 to 1.

There were an estimated 43 total crimes per 100,000 people in Paintsville, Kentucky. This rate is lower than the average in the state of Kentucky which has 2,355 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Paintsville is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Paintsville, there were an estimated 10 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 226 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 383 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 33 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the Kentucky average of 2,129 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Paintsville, Kentucky:

  • The overall crime rate in Paintsville is 63% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.81 daily crimes that occur in Paintsville.
  • Paintsville is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Paintsville you have a 1 in 98 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Paintsville has decreased by 57%.

Paintsville, Kentucky Police Station Information

Paintsville Police Department

The Paintsville Police Department has 12 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 5300 people.

Mike Roe, Chief of Police
Paintsville Police Department
344 Main Street
Paintsville, KY 41240
Phone: (606)789-2603
Fax: 606-789-9406
Emergency: 911

Paintsville Police Dept
Paintsville Police Facebook

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office

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

Johnson County Sheriff’s Office
339 Main St,
Paintsville, KY 41240
Phone: 606-789-3411, 606-789-3424
Fax: 606-789-2574
Email: sheriffdprice@gmail.com
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Johnson County Sheriff
Johnson Sheriff Facebook

Police Records Request in Paintsville, Kentucky

We have not found any police records information on Paintsville. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the City Clerk’s Office. The City Clerk serves as the official custodian of the City’s records. Any person who want inspect or copy the public records of the City of Paintsville shall make a request or complete a written application for such records at the office of the City Clerk during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Robin Perry, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Paintsville
340 Main Street
Paintsville, KY 41240
Phone: (606)789-2600
Fax: (606)789-2602
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00am – 4:00pm EST

Paintsville City Clerk

Please Share Your Review of This Office

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*