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Grant County, IN Arrest Records

What are Grant County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Grant had 924 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 374.98 per 100,000 residents. This is 49.26% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 28 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Grant also processed 223 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Allen and Lake, Grant is a more dangerous place to live.

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

Grant County Police Records

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

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

Grant County Mugshots

Grant 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.

Grant 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 Grant 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 Grant 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.

Grant County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Grant is larceny/theft totaling 153, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.

  • 153 Larceny/Theft
  • 63 Burglary
  • 25 Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Grant County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Grant tallied 28 violent crimes and 223 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Grant is lower by 49.26% than the national average.

Grant County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Grant County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

The majority of arrests made in Grant are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.

Grant County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Crime Demographics by Gender and Race

Felony Crime Rate by Gender

Most of the felonies committed in Grant, 74.8%, are perpetrated by males. The remainder of 25.2% is committed by females.

Misdemeanor Crime Rate by Race

Misdemeanors crime rates by race for Grant are as follows: 65.4% of the crimes were committed by White, 27.5% by African Americans, and the remaining crimes 7.1% were committed by Hispanic people.

Grant County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Grant county, Indiana with a total number of 0 employees - 0 female, 0 male officers and 0 civilians. Grant County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is IN0270000, it belongs to the East North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Grant County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Indiana
  • City: Marion
  • Type: County
  • Address: 214 E 4th St
  • Phone Number: (765) 668-8168
  • Fax: (765) 668-6538
  • Email: sheriff@grantcounty.net
  • Website: http://www.grantcounty.net/

Police Departments in Grant County

Department Address Phone
Fairmount Police Department 214 W Washington St # 2 765-948-4400
Gas City Police Department 211 E Main St 765-674-2278
Marion Police Department 301 South Branson Street St #196 (765) 662-9981
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