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Jones County Arrest Records

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Jones County, GA Arrest Records

What are Jones County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Jones had 1,261 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 1,243.76 per 100,000 residents. This is 68.30% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 27 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Jones also processed 329 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Bryan and Burke, Jones is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 1,261Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,243.76Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 27Violent crime arrests

Jones County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Jones is larceny/theft totaling 203, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.

  • 203Larceny/Theft
  • 101Burglary
  • 25Motor Vehicle Theft

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Jones County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Jones tallied 27 violent crimes and 329 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Jones is higher by 68.30% than the national average.

Jones County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Jones County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of police departments and in many forms. In most typically, Jones county police reports may be located from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can show up in person and request files as county police records are available to anyone per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. The files may include Jones county police reports, Jones county bookings and even pictures. These files are related to when a suspect is arrested, booked, and imprisoned. First, they are questioned, and basic details is taken while policemen fills out the report. Then the police takes images of the criminal, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make bond the fees. Some areas may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to go there in person and may need to have the following details 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 attendant find the paperwork you need.

Jones county police records can show a lot of information about a criminal. A good illustration of police record might be a traffic crash report. Some files are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can obtain copies of Jones county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about paperwork and the cost.

Jones County Mugshots

Jones County mugshots have been performed since the 1800s, shortly after the creation of photography. Then in 1888, a French law enforcement officer Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Collections of these images are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify suspects.

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

Also , when a judge issues an Jones county arrest warrant for other reasons , and the suspect does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help identity the suspect.

Mugshots are readily easily found online as they are public records. Information companies portals offer mugshots with other types of files such as criminal records, arrest records and other court cases.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also have on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is online available and connected, any past crimes will show up as well.

Jones County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Jones county, Georgia with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Jones County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is GA0840000, it belongs to the South Atlantic division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Jones County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Georgia
  • City: Gray
  • Type: County
  • Address: 123 Holmes Hawkins Dr
  • Phone Number: 478-986-3489
  • Email:
  • Website:

Jones County, GA Jail and Inmate Records

JONES County has 125 jails with an average daily population of 230 inmates with a total of 125 jail population. When breaking down the JONES County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 15% with 19 female and 111 male inmates.

  • 125Jails
  • 125Prisoners
  • 671 %Jail Rate

How Does Jones County Inmate Search Work?

Jones County inmate records are public documents that anyone can get a copy of easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the access to regarding Jones county inmate records which provide a lot of useful details about a person.

Jones County Booking

Jones county bookings are also helpful when looking for details on whether or not a person has been arrested. When a criminal is arrested, the officer fills out documents and then holds them in a prison , which essentially becomes their Jones county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, images , physical details, their name, and address, police officer who arrested them , the details of the crime, the location, and any cars that were involved. The general public has the power to read a copy of someone’s Jones county booking records without any type of allowance .

Jones County Jail

  • Agency Name: Jones County Jail
  • State: GA
  • City: GRAY
  • Type: County
  • Phone Number: 478-986-4992
  • Fax: 478-986-3475
  • Email:
  • Website:
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