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Fairbanks North Star County, AK Arrest Records

What are Fairbanks North Star County Arrest Statistics?

Fairbanks North Star County had 4,909 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 5,027.71 per 100.000 population which is by 580.32% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 210 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Aleutians West and county Bethel it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 4,909Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 5,027.71Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 210Violent crime arrests

Fairbanks North Star County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Fairbanks North Star is larceny/theft - 1,179 arrests followed by motor vehicle theft - 210 and burglary - 170 arrests.

  • 1,179Larceny/Theft
  • 210Motor Vehicle Theft
  • 170Burglary

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Fairbanks North Star County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased 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 493.01% higher.

Fairbanks North Star County Crime Rate from 1999-2017

Fairbanks North Star County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of law enforcement agencies and in many forms. In most cases, Fairbanks North Star 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 Fairbanks North Star county police reports, Fairbanks North Star 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.

Fairbanks North Star 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 Fairbanks North Star county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about forms and the fees.

Fairbanks North Star County Mugshots

Fairbanks North Star 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.

Fairbanks North Star 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 Fairbanks North Star 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 Fairbanks North Star 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.

How DoesFairbanks North Star County Inmate Search Work?

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

Fairbanks North Star County Booking

Fairbanks North Star 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 Fairbanks North Star 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 Fairbanks North Star county booking records without any type of permission .

Fairbanks North Star County Jail

  • Agency Name: Fairbanks Prison
  • State: AK
  • City: Fairbanks
  • Type: County
  • Address: 547 7th Avenue
  • Phone Number: 907-452-3711
  • Fax: 915-772-3822

Prisons and Jails in Fairbanks North Star County

NameAddressPhone
Fairbanks Correctional Center1931 Eagan Avenue907-458-6700
Fairbanks Youth Facility1502 Wilbur Street907-451-2150
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