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Chambers County, AL Arrest Records

What are Chambers County Arrest Statistics?

Chambers County had 246 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 271.84 per 100.000 population which is by 63.22% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 3 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Calhoun and county Lauderdale it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 246Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 271.84Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 3Violent crime arrests

Chambers County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Chambers is larceny/theft - 52 arrests followed by burglary - 33 and motor vehicle theft - 4 arrests.

  • 52Larceny/Theft
  • 33Burglary
  • 4Motor Vehicle Theft

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Chambers County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 91.19% lower.

Chambers County Crime Rate from 2002-2017

Chambers County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of law enforcement agencies and in many forms. In most cases, Chambers county police reports may be found from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can appear in person and request copies as county police records are available to the general public per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. These records may include Chambers county police reports, Chambers county bookings and even mugshots. These records are related to when someone is arrested, booked, and jailed. First, they are questioned, and basic information is taken while officers fills out the report. Then they takes mugshots of the suspect, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make bail the fees. Some counties may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to visit in person and may need to have the following information for them to find your file:

  • Date and time of the occurrence
  • The location of the incident
  • Name(s) of those involved
  • Officer’s name and rank
  • Case number

This will help the officer find the documents you need.

Chambers county police records can provide a lot of information about a suspect. A good example of police record might be a traffic accident report. Some records are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can order copies of Chambers county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about forms and the fees.

Chambers County Mugshots

Chambers County mugshots have been used since the 1800s, shortly after the invention of photography. Then in 1888, a French police officer Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Groups of these mugshots are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify criminals.

Chambers county mugshots are the photographs taken of suspects upon arrest. Local police, Sheriff’s Offices, and other law enforcement agencies take them. Typically , the subject is photographed from the front (full-face view) and then the side (profile view). These Chambers county mugshots are filed with the person’s criminal record and police reports. They are used by victims, witnesses, and investigators to identify criminals guys.

Additionally , when a judge issues an Chambers county arrest warrant for other purposes , and the person does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help find the suspect.

Mugshots are readily available online as they are public records. Information brokers portals offer mugshots with other types of public records such as criminal records, arrest records and other court cases.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also contain on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is computerized available and connected, any past incidents will show up as well.

Chambers County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Chambers county, Alabama with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Chambers County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AL0120000, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

Police Departments in Chambers County

Lafayette Police Department50 Alabama Ave W(334)864-7243
Lanett Police Department401 N Lanier Ave(334)644-2146

Chambers County, AL Jail and Inmate Records

CHAMBERS County has 148 jails with an average daily population of 230 inmates with a total of 149 jail population. When breaking down the CHAMBERS County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 12% with 18 female and 115 male inmates.

  • 148Jails
  • 149Prisoners
  • 671 %Jail Rate

How Does Chambers County Inmate Search Work?

Chambers County inmate records are public records that anyone can review easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the availability of regarding Chambers county inmate records which provide a lot of useful information about a person.

Chambers County Booking

Chambers county bookings are also helpful when looking for information on whether or not someone has been arrested. When a suspect is arrested, the officer fills out forms and then holds them in a jail , which essentially becomes their Chambers county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, mugshots , physical details, their name, and address, arresting officer , the details of the crime, the location, and any vehicles that were involved. The general public has the right to review a copy of someone’s Chambers county booking records without any type of permission .

Chambers County Jail

  • Agency Name: Chambers County Detention Facility
  • State: AL
  • City: La Fayette
  • Type: County
  • Address: 105 Alabama Avenue West
  • Phone Number: 334-864-4336
  • Fax: 334-864-8402
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