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Ogle County Arrest Records

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Ogle County, IL Arrest Records

What are Ogle County Arrest Statistics?

Ogle amassed 508 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Ogle’s arrest rate was 306.20 per 100,000 residents. The county of Ogle is 58.57% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 15 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Ogle also experienced 142 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Champaign and Clinton, Ogle is a more dangerous place to reside.

  • 508Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 306.20Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 15Violent crime arrests

Ogle County Recent Arrest Trends

In Ogle, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 99 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Ogle, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.

  • 99Larceny/Theft
  • 36Burglary
  • 14Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

In Ogle, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Ogle has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Ogle experienced 15 violent crimes and 142 non-violent crimes. When comparing Ogle to the national average of 739.02, Ogle is lower by 58.57% than the national average.

Ogle County Crime Rate from 2009-2017

Ogle County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of Sheriff’s Offices and in many forms. In most generally, Ogle 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 Ogle county police reports, Ogle 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.

Ogle 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 Ogle county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about requests and the payment.

Ogle County Mugshots

Ogle 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.

Ogle 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 Ogle 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 Ogle 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.

Ogle County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Ogle county, Illinois with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Ogle County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IL0710000, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Ogle County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Illinois
  • City: Oregon
  • Type: County
  • Address: 202 S. 1st Street
  • Phone Number: 815-732-1101
  • Email: oglesheriff @
  • Website:

Police Departments in Ogle County

Byron Police Department232 W 2nd St815-732-2136
Mount Morris Police Department105 W Lincoln St(815) 734-4132
Oregon Police Department115 N 3rd St815-732-2162
Polo Police Department116 S Franklin Ave(815) 946-3412

Ogle County, IL Jail and Inmate Records

OGLE County has 67 jails with an average daily population of 777 inmates with a total of 90 jail population. When breaking down the OGLE County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 7% with 6 female and 82 male inmates.

  • 67Jails
  • 90Prisoners
  • 201 %Jail Rate

How Does Ogle County Inmate Search Work?

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

Ogle County Booking

Ogle 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 Ogle 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 Ogle county booking records without any type of approval .

Ogle County Jail

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