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Lemhi County Arrest Records

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Lemhi County, ID Arrest Records

What are Lemhi County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Lemhi had 94 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 492.04 per 100,000 residents. This is 33.43% lower than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 7 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Lemhi also processed 31 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Ada and Bannock, Lemhi is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 94Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 492.04Arrest rate in 2016 per 100.000 population
  • 7Violent crime arrests

Lemhi County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Lemhi is burglary totaling 17, followed by larceny/theft, and then aggravated assault.

  • 17Burglary
  • 10Larceny/theft
  • 5Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Lemhi County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Lemhi tallied 7 violent crimes and 31 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Lemhi is lower by 33.43% than the national average.

Lemhi County Crime Rate from 2005-2016

Lemhi County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of police departments and in many forms. In most typically, Lemhi 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 Lemhi county police reports, Lemhi 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.

Lemhi 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 Lemhi county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about paperwork and the cost.

Lemhi County Mugshots

Lemhi 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.

Lemhi 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 Lemhi 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 Lemhi 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.

Lemhi County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Lemhi county, Idaho with a total number of 22 employees - 0 female, 7 male officers and 15 civilians. Lemhi County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is ID0300000, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

Police Departments in Lemhi County

Salmon Police Department200 Main Street208-756-1347

Lemhi County, ID Jail and Inmate Records

LEMHI County has 8 jails with an average daily population of 966 inmates with a total of 8 jail population. When breaking down the LEMHI County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 50% with 4 female and 5 male inmates.

  • 8Jails
  • 8Prisoners
  • 175 %Jail Rate

How Does Lemhi County Inmate Search Work?

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

Lemhi County Booking

Lemhi 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 Lemhi 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 Lemhi county booking records without any type of allowance .

Lemhi County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Lemhi County

Lemhi County Juvenile Detention Center206 Courthouse Drive208-756-8980
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