St. Matthews, KY Police

St. Matthews, Kentucky Jail and Mugshot Information

St. Matthews is a city in Jefferson County, Kentucky. The city of St. Matthews was formally incorporated in 1950. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 4.3 sq. mi (11.1 km2). The City of St. Matthews had a population of approximately 17,472 in the year 2010.

The mayor of St. Matthews, Kentucky is Richard J. Tonini. Richard J. Tonini can be contacted at 502-895-9444.

Richard J. Tonini, Mayor
City of St. Matthews
City Hall
3940 Grandview Avenue
P.O. Box 7097
St. Matthews, KY 40257
Phone: 502-895-9444
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 7:00 am – 4:00 pm and Friday, 7:30 am -11:30 am

St. Matthews City Mayor

In 2016, the crime-index in St. Matthews, Kentucky was 266.0, higher than it had been since at least the year 2004, but higher than the national average of 270.3.

There were an estimated 896 total crimes per 100,000 people in St. Matthews, 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 St. Matthews is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in St. Matthews, there were an estimated 32 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 864 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 St. Matthews, Kentucky:

  • The overall crime rate in St. Matthews is 80% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.52 daily crimes that occur in St. Matthews.
  • St. Matthews is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States.
  • In St. Matthews you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in St. Matthews has increased by 11%.

St. Matthews, Kentucky Police Station Information

St. Matthews Police Department

The St. Matthews Police Department has 40 full-time police officers.

Colonel Barry Wilkerson, Chief of Police
St. Matthews Police Department
3940 Grandview Ave
Saint Matthews, Kentucky 40207
Phone: 502-893-9000
Emergency: 911

St. Matthews Police Dept
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Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office

The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of St. Matthews, Kentucky.

Col. John Aubrey, Sheriff
Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office
531 Court Place
Suite 604
Middletown, KY 40202
Phone: (502) 574-5400
Hours: 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday – Friday

Jefferson County Sheriff

Police Records Request in St. Matthews, Kentucky

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 City Clerk provides open access to public records. The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Susan Clark, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of St. Matthews
City Hall
3940 Grandview Avenue
P.O. Box 7097
St. Matthews, KY 40257
Phone: 502) 899-2516
Fax: (502) 895-0510
Email: susan.clark@stmatthewsky.gov

St. Matthews City Clerk

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