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Bradford County, FL Arrest Records

What are Bradford County Arrest Statistics?

Bradford County had 775 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 973.04 per 100.000 population which is by 31.67% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 55 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Alachua and county Brevard it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 775Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 973.04Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 55Violent crime arrests

Bradford County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Bradford is larceny/theft - 106 arrests followed by burglary - 90 and aggravated assault - 51 arrests.

  • 106Larceny/Theft
  • 90Burglary
  • 51Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Bradford County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has decreased along with 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 102.95% higher.

Bradford County Crime Rate from 2001-2017

Bradford 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 71-80 years old.

Bradford County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Bradford County Police Records

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

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

Bradford County Mugshots

Bradford 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.

Bradford 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 Bradford 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 Bradford 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.

Crime Demographics by Gender and Race

Misdemeanor Crime Rate by Race

This year misdemeanor crime rate breakdown in Bradford by race is the following: 57.9% of crimes were committed by the white races, 40.8% by African Americans, and 1.3% by hispanic.

Bradford County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Bradford county, Florida with a total number of 88 employees - 3 female, 37 male officers and 48 civilians. Bradford County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is FL0040000, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Bradford County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Florida
  • City: Starke
  • Type: County
  • Address: 945 North Temple Avenue
  • Phone Number: (904)966-6380
  • Fax: (904)966-6160

Police Departments in Bradford County

DepartmentAddressPhone
Lawtey Police DepartmentP.O. Drawer G(904) 782-3751
Starke Police Department830 Edwards Rd904-964-5400

Bradford County, FL Jail and Inmate Records

BRADFORD County has 135 jails with an average daily population of 198 inmates with a total of 137 jail population. When breaking down the BRADFORD County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 12% with 17 female and 124 male inmates.

  • 135Jails
  • 137Prisoners
  • 761 %Jail Rate

How Does Bradford County Inmate Search Work?

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

Bradford County Booking

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

Bradford County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Bradford County

NameAddressPhone
Florida State Prison23916 NW 83rd Ave.904-368-2500
Florida State Prison, West UnitP.O. Box 800904-368-3104
Lawtey Correctional Institution22298 NE County Road 200B904-782-2000
New River Correctional Institution8000 NW 80th Place904-368-1500
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