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Daviess County Arrest Records

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Daviess County, KY Arrest Records

What Are Daviess County Arrests Statistics?

Daviess County had 1,316 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 416.36 per 100.000 population which is by 43.66% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 10 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Bourbon and county Boyd it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

  • 1,316Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 416.36Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 10Violent crime arrests

Daviess County Recent Arrests

Currently, the most popular arrest in Daviess is larceny/theft - 245 arrests followed by burglary - 115 and motor vehicle theft - 45 arrests.

  • 245Larceny/Theft
  • 115Burglary
  • 45Motor Vehicle Theft

Daviess County Arrests: Violent vs. Non-Violent Crimes

Violent crime in Daviess 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 90.03% lower.

Daviess County Arrest Records by type from 2004-2017

Daviess County Police Reports

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

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

Daviess County, KY Jail Mugshots

Daviess 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.

Daviess 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 Daviess 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 Daviess 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.

Daviess County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Daviess county, Kentucky with a total number of 41 employees - 2 female, 35 male officers and 4 civilians. Daviess County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is KY0300000, it belongs to the East South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Daviess County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Kentucky
  • City: Owensboro
  • Type: County
  • Address: 212 St. Ann St.
  • Phone Number: (270) 685-6131
  • Fax: (270) 685-8454

Daviess County Police Departments

DepartmentAddressPhone
Owensboro Police Department222 East Ninth Street(270)687-8888

Daviess County, KY Jail Inmates

DAVIESS County has 695 jails with an average daily population of 141 inmates with a total of 704 jail population. When breaking down the DAVIESS County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 16% with 116 female and 632 male inmates.

  • 695Jails
  • 704Prisoners
  • 1,103 %Jail Rate

How Does Daviess County Detention Center Inmate Lookup Work?

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

Daviess County Booking

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

Daviess County Detention Center

  • Agency Name: Daviess County KY Detention Center
  • State: KY
  • City: Owensboro
  • Type: County
  • Address: 3337 US Highway 60 East
  • Phone Number: 270-685-8466
  • Fax: 270-685-8449
  • Email: amaglinger@daviesscojail.org
  • Website: http://www.daviesscojail.org/
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