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Hampden County Arrest Records

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Hampden County, MA Arrest Records

What are Hampden County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Hampden had 43,698 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 3,003.05 per 100,000 residents. This is 306.36% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 2,625 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Hampden also processed 11,280 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Barnstable and Berkshire, Hampden is a more dangerous place to live.

  • 43,698Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 3,003.05Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 2,625Violent crime arrests

Hampden County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Hampden is larceny/theft totaling 7,854, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.

  • 7,854Larceny/Theft
  • 2,476Burglary
  • 1,794Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Hampden County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Hampden tallied 2,625 violent crimes and 11,280 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Hampden is higher by 306.36% than the national average.

Hampden County Crime Rate from 1999-2017

Hampden County Police Records

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

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

Hampden County Mugshots

Hampden 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.

Hampden 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 Hampden 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 Hampden 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.

Police Departments in Hampden County

DepartmentAddressPhone
Chicopee Police Department110 Church Street(413) 592-6341
East Longmeadow Police Department160 Somers Road(413) 525-5440
Granville Police Department707 Main Road(413)357-8585
Hampden Police Department100 Allen Street413.566.8011
Holyoke Police Department138 Appleton Street413-536-6431
Longmeadow Police Department34 Williams St(413)567-3311
Ludlow Police Department612 Chapin Street413-583-8305
Monson Police Department110 Main Street(413) 893-9500
Palmer Police Department4419 Main St413-283-8792
Southwick Police Department11 Depot Street413-569-5348
Springfield Police Department130 Pearl Street413.787.6302
Wales Police Department3 Hollow Rd(413) 245-7222
West Springfield Police Department26 Central Street Suite 22(413) 263-3210
Westfield Police Department15 Washington Street413-562-5411
Wilbraham Police Department2780 Boston Rd(413) 596-3837

Hampden County, MA Jail and Inmate Records

HAMPDEN County has 1,428 jails with an average daily population of 328 inmates with a total of 1,445 jail population. When breaking down the HAMPDEN County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 18% with 257 female and 1,133 male inmates.

  • 1,428Jails
  • 1,445Prisoners
  • 458 %Jail Rate

How Does Hampden County Inmate Search Work?

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

Hampden County Booking

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

Hampden County Jail

  • Agency Name: Hampden County Medium Security Facility
  • State: MA
  • City: Ludlow
  • Type: County
  • Address: 627 Randall Road
  • Phone Number: 413-858-0000
  • Fax: 413-547-0109
  • Website: http://hcsdma.org/mi/

Prisons and Jails in Hampden County

NameAddressPhone
Hampden County Pre-Release Center325 Alabama Street413-858-0819
Mass. Juvenile Detention - Hampden121 Elm Street413-532-3632
Western Mass. Correctional Alcohol Center26 Howard Street413-734-1050
Western Massachusetts Regional Women's Correctional Center (WCC)701 Center Street413-730-6800
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