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Shelbyville, Kentucky Jail and Mugshot Information

Shelbyville is a city in Shelby County, Kentucky. The city of Shelbyville was formally incorporated in 1846. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.2 square miles. The City of Shelbyville had a population of approximately 14,045 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Shelbyville, Kentucky is David B. Eaton. David B. Eaton can be contacted at (502) 633-0011 and by email at

David B. Eaton, Mayor
City of Shelbyville
315 Washington Street
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Phone: (502) 633-0011
Fax: (502) 633-4292

Shelbyville City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in Shelbyville, Kentucky was 96.2, lower than it had been since at least the year 2005, but lower than the national average of 270.1. According to research of Kentucky and other state lists, there were 54 registered sex offenders living in Shelbyville, Kentucky as of January 18, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Shelbyville to the number of sex offenders is 280 to 1.

There were an estimated 325 total crimes per 100,000 people in Shelbyville, 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 Shelbyville is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Shelbyville, there were an estimated 28 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 297 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 Shelbyville, Kentucky:

  • The overall crime rate in Shelbyville is 25% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.65 daily crimes that occur in Shelbyville.
  • Shelbyville is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Shelbyville you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Shelbyville has increased by 15%.

Shelbyville, Kentucky Police Station Information

Shelbyville Police Department

The Shelbyville Police Department has 20 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 6500 people.

Istvan Kovacs, Chief of Police
Shelbyville Police Department
303 Main Street
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Phone: (502) 633-2326
Fax: (502) 647-9840
Emergency: 911

Shelbyville Police Dept

Shelby County Sheriff’s Office

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

Timothy Mark Moore, Sheriff
Shelby County Sheriff’s Office
501 Main Street, Suite 8
Shelbyville, Kentucky 40065
Phone: (502) 633-4324
Fax: (502) 633-9677
Dispatch (502) 633-2323
Email: and
Hours: 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, Monday – Friday

Shelby County Sheriff
Shelby Sheriff Office
Shelby Sheriff Facebook

Police Records Request in Shelbyville, Kentucky

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

Carla Wainscott, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Shelbyville
315 Washington Street
Shelbyville, KY 40065
Phone: 502-633-8000, ext. 8201
Fax: (502) 633-4292
Hours: 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Monday – Friday

Shelbyville City Clerk

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