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Shoshone County Arrest Records

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Shoshone County, ID Arrest Records

What are Shoshone County Arrest Statistics?

Shoshone amassed 691 arrests over the past three years. During 2016, Shoshone’s arrest rate was 1,646.32 per 100,000 residents. The county of Shoshone is 122.74% higher than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 47 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Shoshone also experienced 158 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Ada and Bannock, Shoshone is a more dangerous place to reside.

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  • 691Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,646.32Arrest rate in 2016 per 100.000 population
  • 47Violent crime arrests

Shoshone County Recent Arrest Trends

In Shoshone, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 90 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Shoshone, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.

  • 90Larceny/Theft
  • 49Burglary
  • 41Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

In Shoshone, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Shoshone has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2016, Shoshone experienced 47 violent crimes and 158 non-violent crimes. When comparing Shoshone to the national average of 739.12, Shoshone is higher by 122.74% than the national average.

Shoshone County Crime Rate from 2001-2016

Shoshone County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of Sheriff’s Offices and in many forms. In most generally, Shoshone county police reports may be obtained from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can visit in person and request documents as county police records are available to the masses per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. The documents may include Shoshone county police reports, Shoshone county bookings and even images. These documents are related to when a person is arrested, booked, and incarcerated. First, they are questioned, and basic data is taken while someone fills out the report. Then the arresting officer takes pictures of the person, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make pay the fees. Some regions may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to appear in person and may need to have the following facts 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 administrator find the records you need.

Shoshone county police records can reveal a lot of information about a person. A good type of police record might be a traffic incident report. Some reports are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can get copies of Shoshone county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about requests and the payment.

Shoshone County Mugshots

Shoshone County mugshots have been taken since the 1800s, shortly after the development of photography. Then in 1888, a French policeman Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Many of these pictures are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify people.

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

Typically , when a judge issues an Shoshone county arrest warrant for other crimes , and the criminal does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help locate the suspect.

Mugshots are readily show up online as they are public records. Information informational portals offer mugshots with other types of documents such as criminal records, arrest records and other court cases.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also include information on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is readily available and connected, any past arrests will show up as well.

Police Departments in Shoshone County

DepartmentAddressPhone
Kellogg Police Department1007 Mc Kinley Ave W208-784-1131
Osburn Police Department921 E Mullan Ave208-753-9001
Pinehurst Police Department106 N Division St208-682-3662

Shoshone County, ID Jail and Inmate Records

SHOSHONE County has 35 jails with an average daily population of 354 inmates with a total of 35 jail population. When breaking down the SHOSHONE County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 14% with 5 female and 25 male inmates.

  • 35Jails
  • 35Prisoners
  • 459 %Jail Rate

How Does Shoshone County Inmate Search Work?

Shoshone County inmate records are public files that anyone can acquire easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the rules regarding Shoshone county inmate records which provide a lot of useful insights about a person.

Shoshone County Booking

Shoshone county bookings are also helpful when looking for stats on whether or not a stranger has been arrested. When a perpetrator is arrested, the officer fills out paperwork and then holds them in a incarceration cell , which essentially becomes their Shoshone county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, photos , physical details, their name, and address, officer in charge , the details of the crime, the location, and any trucks that were involved. The general public has the ability to get a copy of someone’s Shoshone county booking records without any type of approval .

Shoshone County Jail

  • Agency Name: Shoshone County Jail
  • State: ID
  • City: Wallace
  • Type: County
  • Address: 717 Bank Street
  • Phone Number: 208-556-1114
  • Fax: 208-753-8851
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