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Bingham County, ID Arrest Records

What are Bingham County Arrest Statistics?

Bingham County had 756 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 480.08 per 100.000 population which is by 35.04% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 28 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Ada and county Bannock it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 756Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 480.08Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 28Violent crime arrests

Bingham County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Bingham is larceny/theft - 114 arrests followed by burglary - 60 and aggravated assault - 20 arrests.

  • 114Larceny/Theft
  • 60Burglary
  • 20Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Bingham 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 38.45% lower.

Bingham County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Bingham County Police Records

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

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

Bingham County Mugshots

Bingham 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.

Bingham 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 Bingham 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 Bingham 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.

Bingham County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Bingham county, Idaho with a total number of 56 employees - 2 female, 33 male officers and 21 civilians. Bingham County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is ID0060000, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Bingham County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Idaho
  • City: Blackfoot
  • Type: County
  • Address: 501 N Maple St # 405
  • Phone Number: 208-785-4440
  • Fax: (208) 785-3033
  • Email:
  • Website:

Police Departments in Bingham County

Aberdeen Police Department17 N Main St208-397-4270
Blackfoot Police Department501 N Maple St # 410208-785-1235
Shelley Police Department115 S. Emerson Avenue208-357-3446

Bingham County, ID Jail and Inmate Records

BINGHAM County has 83 jails with an average daily population of 545 inmates with a total of 102 jail population. When breaking down the BINGHAM County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 24% with 24 female and 78 male inmates.

  • 83Jails
  • 102Prisoners
  • 301 %Jail Rate

How DoesBingham County Inmate Search Work?

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

Bingham County Booking

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

Bingham County Jail

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