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Gila County, AZ Arrest Records

What are Gila County Arrest Statistics?

Gila County had 1,624 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2015 the arrest rate was 1,277.80 per 100.000 population which is by 73.19% higher than the National average of 737.78 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2015 arrests 184 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Cochise and county Coconino it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 1,624Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,277.80Arrest rate in 2015 per 100.000 population
  • 184Violent crime arrests

Gila County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Gila is larceny/theft - 327 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 172 and burglary - 103 arrests.

  • 327Larceny/Theft
  • 172Aggravated Assault
  • 103Burglary

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Gila County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased along with the non-violent crime rate. Compared to the national average of - 96.27 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 259.69% higher.

Gila County Crime Rate from 2001-2015

Gila County Police Records

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

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

Gila County Mugshots

Gila 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.

Gila 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 Gila 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 Gila 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.

Gila County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Gila county, Arizona with a total number of 128 employees - 4 female, 41 male officers and 83 civilians. Gila County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AZ0040000, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

Police Departments in Gila County

DepartmentAddressPhone
Globe Police Department175 North Pine Street(928) 425-5751
Miami Police Department804 Sullivan St928-473-2466
Payson Police Department303 N. Beeline Hwy.(928) 474-5177

Gila County, AZ Jail and Inmate Records

GILA County has 138 jails with an average daily population of 385 inmates with a total of 138 jail population. When breaking down the GILA County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 30% with 42 female and 119 male inmates.

  • 138Jails
  • 138Prisoners
  • 462 %Jail Rate

How Does Gila County Inmate Search Work?

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

Gila County Booking

Gila 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 Gila 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 Gila county booking records without any type of permission .

Gila County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Gila County

NameAddressPhone
Gila County Juvenile Detention School1425 East South Street928-402-8607
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