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Brevard County Arrest Records

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Brevard County Arrest Records

What are Brevard County Arrest Statistics?

Brevard County had 15,560 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 853.87 per 100.000 population which is by 15.54% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 729 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Broward and county Gilchrist it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 15,560Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 853.87Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 729Violent crime arrests

Brevard County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Brevard is larceny/theft - 3,023 arrests followed by burglary - 844 and aggravated assault - 566 arrests.

  • 3,023Larceny/Theft
  • 844Burglary
  • 566Aggravated Assault

Brevard County Arrests: Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Violent crime in Brevard 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 25.07% higher.

Brevard County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Brevard County Arrest Records By Age

Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 81-90 years old.

Brevard County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Brevard County Police Reports

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

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

Brevard County Mugshots

Brevard 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.

Brevard 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 Brevard 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 Brevard 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

Felony Crime Rate by Gender

Most of the Brevard felonies fall to males - 83.3% while women have a share of 16.7% felony crimes.

Misdemeanor Crime Rate by Race

This year misdemeanor crime rate breakdown in Brevard by race is the following: 75% of crimes were committed by the white races, 22.5% by African Americans, and 2.5% by hispanic.

Brevard County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Brevard county, Florida with a total number of 343 employees - 89 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. Brevard County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is FL0050000, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Brevard County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Florida
  • City: Titusville
  • Type: County
  • Address: 700 S. Park Ave
  • Phone Number: 321-264-5201
  • Email:
  • Website:

Police Departments in Brevard County

Indialantic Police Department220 5th Ave(321)723-7788
Cocoa Beach Police Department20 S. Orlando Ave321-868-3251
Melbourne Beach Police Department507 Ocean Avenue(321) 723-4343
Melbourne Police Department650 N. Apollo Blvd.(321) 608-6731
Palm Bay Police Department130 Malabar Rd. SE(321) 952-3456
Rockledge Police Department1776 Jack Oates Blvd321-690-3988
Satellite Beach Police Department510 Cinnamon Drive(321) 773-4400
Titusville Police Department1100 John Glenn Blvd.321-264-7800

Brevard County, FL Jail and Inmate Records

BREVARD County has 1,445 jails with an average daily population of 385 inmates with a total of 1,446 jail population. When breaking down the BREVARD County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 20% with 288 female and 1,250 male inmates.

  • 1,445Jails
  • 1,446Prisoners
  • 411 %Jail Rate

How Does Brevard County Inmate Search Work?

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

Brevard County Booking

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

Brevard County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Brevard County

Brevard Juvenile Detention Center5225 Dewitt Avenue321-690-3400
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