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Tulare County Arrest Records

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Tulare County, CA Arrest Records

What Are Tulare County Arrests Statistics?

Tulare amassed 7,266 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, Tulare’s arrest rate was 526.46 per 100,000 residents. The county of Tulare is 28.77% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 350 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Tulare also experienced 2,074 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Alameda and Fresno, Tulare is a more dangerous place to reside.

  • 7,266Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 526.46Arrest rate in 2016 per 100.000 population
  • 350Violent crime arrests

Tulare County Recent Arrests

In Tulare, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 1,318 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Tulare, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.

  • 1,318Larceny/Theft
  • 756Burglary
  • 241Aggravated Assault

Tulare County Arrests: Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

In Tulare, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Tulare has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Tulare experienced 350 violent crimes and 2,074 non-violent crimes. When comparing Tulare to the national average of 739.12, Tulare is lower by 28.77% than the national average.

Tulare County Arrest Records by type from 2004-2017

Tulare County Police Reports

Police records exist in different types of Sheriff’s Offices and in many forms. In most generally, Tulare county police reports may be obtained from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can visit in person and request documents as county police records are available to the masses per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. The documents may include Tulare county police reports, Tulare county bookings and even images. These documents are related to when a person is arrested, booked, and incarcerated. First, they are questioned, and basic data is taken while someone fills out the report. Then the arresting officer takes pictures of the person, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make pay the fees. Some regions may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to appear in person and may need to have the following facts 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 administrator find the records you need.

Tulare county police records can reveal a lot of information about a person. A good type of police record might be a traffic incident report. Some reports are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can get copies of Tulare county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about requests and the payment.

Tulare County Jail Mugshots

Tulare County mugshots have been taken since the 1800s, shortly after the development of photography. Then in 1888, a French policeman Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Many of these pictures are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify people.

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

Typically , when a judge issues an Tulare county arrest warrant for other crimes , and the criminal does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help locate the suspect.

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

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also include information on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is readily available and connected, any past arrests will show up as well.

Tulare County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Tulare county, California with a total number of 339 employees - 85 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. Tulare County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is CA0540000, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Tulare County Sheriff's Office
  • State: California
  • City: Visalia
  • Type: County
  • Address: 2404 West Burrel Avenue
  • Phone Number: 559-636-4625
  • Fax: (559) 740-4450
  • Email:
  • Website:

Tulare County Police Departments

Dinuba Police Department680 S Alta Ave559-591-5914
Exeter Police Department100 N C St559-592-3103
Farmersville Police Department909 W Visalia Road559-747-0321
Lindsay Police Department185 N Gale Hill(559)562-7120
Porterville Police Department350 North D St(559)782-7400
Tulare Police Department260 South "M" Street(559) 684-4251
Visalia Police Department303 S. Johnson Street559-734-8116
Woodlake Police Department350 N. Valencia Blvd559.564.3346

Tulare County Jail Inmates Search

TULARE County has 1,522 jails with an average daily population of 301 inmates with a total of 1,522 jail population. When breaking down the TULARE County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 13% with 201 female and 1,230 male inmates.

  • 1,522Jails
  • 1,522Prisoners
  • 527 %Jail Rate

How Does Tulare County Inmate Search Work?

Tulare County inmate records are public files that anyone can acquire easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the rules regarding Tulare county inmate records which provide a lot of useful insights about a person.

Tulare County Booking

Tulare county bookings are also helpful when looking for stats on whether or not a stranger has been arrested. When a perpetrator is arrested, the officer fills out paperwork and then holds them in a incarceration cell , which essentially becomes their Tulare county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, photos , physical details, their name, and address, officer in charge , the details of the crime, the location, and any trucks that were involved. The general public has the ability to get a copy of someone’s Tulare county booking records without any type of approval .

Tulare County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Tulare County

Tulare County Bob Wiley Detention Facility36712 Road 112559-735-1700
Tulare County Juvenile Detention Facility11200 Avenue 368559-735-1600
Tulare County Main Jail2404 West Burrel Avenue559-636-4655
Tulare County Men'S Correctional Facility (Mcf)36008 Road 112559-735-1650
Tulare County Probation Youth Facility11150 Avenue 368559-735-1400
Tulare County Youth Treatment Center Unit11150 Avenue 368559-740-4475
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