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Gadsden County Arrest Records

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Gadsden County, FL Arrest Records

What are Gadsden County Arrest Statistics?

Gadsden County had 1,494 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,132.46 per 100.000 population which is by 53.24% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 114 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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  • 1,494Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,132.46Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 114Violent crime arrests

Gadsden County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Gadsden is larceny/theft - 195 arrests followed by burglary - 193 and aggravated assault - 91 arrests.

  • 195Larceny/Theft
  • 193Burglary
  • 91Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Gadsden 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 - 100.65 per 100.000 people the overall violent crime rate for the county is by 146.20% higher.

Gadsden County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Gadsden 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.

Gadsden County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Gadsden County Police Records

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

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

Gadsden County Mugshots

Gadsden 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.

Gadsden 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 Gadsden 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 Gadsden 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 Gadsden by race is the following: 44% of crimes were committed by African Americans, 33.9% by the white races, and 22% by hispanic.

Gadsden County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Gadsden county, Florida with a total number of 71 employees - 7 female, 35 male officers and 29 civilians. Gadsden County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is FL0200000, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Gadsden County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Florida
  • City: Quincy
  • Type: County
  • Address: 339 E Jefferson St
  • Phone Number: 850-627-9233
  • Email:
  • Website:

Police Departments in Gadsden County

Chattahoochee Police Department32 Jefferson St(850)663-4383
Havana Police Department121 7th Avenue East(850) 539-2801
Quincy Police Department339 East Jefferson Street(850) 627-7111

Gadsden County, FL Jail and Inmate Records

GADSDEN County has 208 jails with an average daily population of 223 inmates with a total of 214 jail population. When breaking down the GADSDEN County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 8% with 17 female and 209 male inmates.

  • 208Jails
  • 214Prisoners
  • 673 %Jail Rate

How Does Gadsden County Inmate Search Work?

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

Gadsden County Booking

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

Gadsden County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Gadsden County

Gadsden Correctional Facility6044 Greensboro Highway850-875-9701
Gadsden Re-Entry Center630 Opportunity Lane850-539-2440
Quincy Annex2225 Pat Thomas Parkway850-627-5400
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