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Beltrami County Arrest Records

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Beltrami County, MN Arrest Records

What are Beltrami County Arrest Statistics?

Beltrami County had 1,279 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 904.44 per 100.000 population which is by 22.38% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 46 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Anoka and county Benton it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

  • 1,279Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 904.44Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 46Violent crime arrests

Beltrami County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Beltrami is larceny/theft - 228 arrests followed by burglary - 105 and motor vehicle theft - 38 arrests.

  • 228Larceny/Theft
  • 105Burglary
  • 38Motor Vehicle Theft

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Beltrami 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 0.87% lower.

Beltrami County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Beltrami County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 71-80 years old.

Beltrami County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Beltrami County Police Records

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

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

Beltrami County Mugshots

Beltrami 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.

Beltrami 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 Beltrami 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 Beltrami 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.

Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Beltrami county, Minnesota with a total number of 71 employees - 3 female, 26 male officers and 42 civilians. Beltrami County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MN0040000, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Beltrami County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Minnesota
  • City: Bemidji
  • Type: County
  • Address: 613 Minnesota Ave NW
  • Phone Number: 218-333-9111
  • Email:

Police Departments in Beltrami County

Bemidji Police Department613 Minnesota Ave NW218-333-9111

Beltrami County, MN Jail and Inmate Records

BELTRAMI County has 98 jails with an average daily population of 466 inmates with a total of 98 jail population. When breaking down the BELTRAMI County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 26% with 25 female and 89 male inmates.

  • 98Jails
  • 98Prisoners
  • 333 %Jail Rate

How Does Beltrami County Inmate Search Work?

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

Beltrami County Booking

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

Beltrami County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Beltrami County

Beltrami County Juvenile Center1231 5th Street218-751-3196
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