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Crittenden County Arrest Records

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Crittenden County, AR Arrest Records

What are Crittenden County Arrest Statistics?

Crittenden County had 1,299 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 848.99 per 100.000 population which is by 14.88% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 143 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Benton and county Craighead it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

  • 1,299Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 848.99Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 143Violent crime arrests

Crittenden County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Crittenden is larceny/theft - 162 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 118 and burglary - 83 arrests.

  • 162Larceny/Theft
  • 118Aggravated Assault
  • 83Burglary

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Crittenden 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 188.58% higher.

Crittenden County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Crittenden County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 51-60 years old.

Crittenden County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Crittenden County Police Records

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

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

Crittenden County Mugshots

Crittenden 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.

Crittenden 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 Crittenden 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 Crittenden 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.

Crittenden County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Crittenden county, Arkansas with a total number of 142 employees - 4 female, 32 male officers and 106 civilians. Crittenden County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is AR0180000, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Crittenden County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Arkansas
  • City: West Memphis
  • Type: County
  • Address: 350 Afco Road
  • Phone Number: 870-702-2010
  • Website:

Police Departments in Crittenden County

Earle Police Department1004 2nd Street870-792-8909
Marion Police Department14 Military Rd870-739-2101
West Memphis Police Department626 E Broadway Blvd870-732-7555

Crittenden County, AR Jail and Inmate Records

CRITTENDEN County has 271 jails with an average daily population of 183 inmates with a total of 271 jail population. When breaking down the CRITTENDEN County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 10% with 27 female and 190 male inmates.

  • 271Jails
  • 271Prisoners
  • 860 %Jail Rate

How Does Crittenden County Inmate Search Work?

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

Crittenden County Booking

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

Prisons and Jails in Crittenden County

Crittenden County Jail & Juvenile Detention Center350 Afco Road870-702-2010
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