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Kandiyohi County Arrest Records

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Kandiyohi County, MN Arrest Records

What are Kandiyohi County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Kandiyohi had 652 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 585.95 per 100,000 residents. This is 20.71% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 32 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Kandiyohi also processed 217 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Anoka and Benton, Kandiyohi is a more dangerous place to live.

  • 652Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 585.95Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 32Violent crime arrests

Kandiyohi County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Kandiyohi is larceny/theft totaling 143, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.

  • 143Larceny/Theft
  • 56Burglary
  • 24Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Kandiyohi County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Kandiyohi tallied 32 violent crimes and 217 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Kandiyohi is lower by 20.71% than the national average.

Kandiyohi County Crime Rate from 2001-2017

Kandiyohi County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

The majority of arrests made in Kandiyohi are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 81-90.

Kandiyohi County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Kandiyohi County Police Records

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

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

Kandiyohi County Mugshots

Kandiyohi 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.

Kandiyohi 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 Kandiyohi 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 Kandiyohi 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.

Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Kandiyohi county, Minnesota with a total number of 102 employees - 3 female, 29 male officers and 70 civilians. Kandiyohi County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MN0340000, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

  • Agency Name: Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Minnesota
  • City: Willmar
  • Type: County
  • Address: 2201 23rd ST NE Suite 101
  • Phone Number: 320-235-1260
  • Fax: (320) 231-6235
  • Email:

Police Departments in Kandiyohi County

Atwater Police Department322 Atlantic Ave West(320) 974-8900
Willmar Police Department2201 23rd Street NE Suite 102(320) 214-6700

Kandiyohi County, MN Jail and Inmate Records

KANDIYOHI County has 78 jails with an average daily population of 542 inmates with a total of 82 jail population. When breaking down the KANDIYOHI County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 10% with 8 female and 55 male inmates.

  • 78Jails
  • 82Prisoners
  • 291 %Jail Rate

How Does Kandiyohi County Inmate Search Work?

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

Kandiyohi County Booking

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

Kandiyohi County Jail

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