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Marengo County Arrest Records

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Marengo County, AL Arrest Records

What are Marengo County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Marengo had 696 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,336.86 per 100,000 residents. This is 80.90% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 52 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Marengo also processed 211 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Autauga and Baldwin, Marengo is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 696Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,336.86Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 52Violent crime arrests

Marengo County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Marengo is burglary totaling 99, followed by larceny/theft, and then aggravated assault.

  • 99Burglary
  • 90Larceny/theft
  • 40Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Marengo County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Marengo tallied 52 violent crimes and 211 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Marengo is higher by 80.90% than the national average.

Marengo County Crime Rate from 2001-2017

Marengo County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of police departments and in many forms. In most typically, Marengo county police reports may be located from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can show up in person and request files as county police records are available to anyone per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. The files may include Marengo county police reports, Marengo county bookings and even pictures. These files are related to when a suspect is arrested, booked, and imprisoned. First, they are questioned, and basic details is taken while policemen fills out the report. Then the police takes images of the criminal, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make bond the fees. Some areas may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to go there in person and may need to have the following details 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 attendant find the paperwork you need.

Marengo county police records can show a lot of information about a criminal. A good illustration of police record might be a traffic crash report. Some files are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can obtain copies of Marengo county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about paperwork and the cost.

Marengo County Mugshots

Marengo County mugshots have been performed since the 1800s, shortly after the creation of photography. Then in 1888, a French law enforcement officer Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Collections of these images are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify suspects.

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

Also , when a judge issues an Marengo county arrest warrant for other reasons , and the suspect does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help identity the suspect.

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

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

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

Marengo County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Marengo county, Alabama with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Marengo County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AL0480000, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Marengo County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Alabama
  • City: Linden
  • Type: County
  • Address: 101 Dunn Street
  • Phone Number: (334) 295-4208
  • Fax: (334) 295-2226
  • Website:

Police Departments in Marengo County

Demopolis Police Department301 East Washington Street(334)289-3073
Linden Police Department211 N Main St(334)295-8697

Marengo County, AL Jail and Inmate Records

MARENGO County has 61 jails with an average daily population of 330 inmates with a total of 61 jail population. When breaking down the MARENGO County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 2% with 1 female and 52 male inmates.

  • 61Jails
  • 61Prisoners
  • 480 %Jail Rate

How Does Marengo County Inmate Search Work?

Marengo County inmate records are public documents that anyone can get a copy of easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the access to regarding Marengo county inmate records which provide a lot of useful details about a person.

Marengo County Booking

Marengo county bookings are also helpful when looking for details on whether or not a person has been arrested. When a criminal is arrested, the officer fills out documents and then holds them in a prison , which essentially becomes their Marengo county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, images , physical details, their name, and address, police officer who arrested them , the details of the crime, the location, and any cars that were involved. The general public has the power to read a copy of someone’s Marengo county booking records without any type of allowance .

Marengo County Jail

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