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Taney County Arrest Records

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Taney County, MO Arrest Records

What are Taney County Arrest Statistics?

Taney amassed 1,345 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Taney’s arrest rate was 783.78 per 100,000 residents. The county of Taney is 6.06% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 101 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Taney also experienced 328 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Andrew and Boone, Taney is a more dangerous place to reside.

  • 1,345Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 783.78Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 101Violent crime arrests

Taney County Recent Arrest Trends

In Taney, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 202 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Taney, is aggravated assault, and the third most common is burglary.

  • 202Larceny/Theft
  • 93Aggravated Assault
  • 80Burglary

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

In Taney, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Taney has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Taney experienced 101 violent crimes and 328 non-violent crimes. When comparing Taney to the national average of 739.02, Taney is higher by 6.06% than the national average.

Taney County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Taney County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most crimes committed in Taney are perpetrated by people between the ages of 31-40. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.

Taney County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Taney County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of Sheriff’s Offices and in many forms. In most generally, Taney county police reports may be obtained from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can visit in person and request documents as county police records are available to the masses per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. The documents may include Taney county police reports, Taney county bookings and even images. These documents are related to when a person is arrested, booked, and incarcerated. First, they are questioned, and basic data is taken while someone fills out the report. Then the arresting officer takes pictures of the person, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make pay the fees. Some regions may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to appear in person and may need to have the following facts 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 administrator find the records you need.

Taney county police records can reveal a lot of information about a person. A good type of police record might be a traffic incident report. Some reports are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can get copies of Taney county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about requests and the payment.

Taney County Mugshots

Taney County mugshots have been taken since the 1800s, shortly after the development of photography. Then in 1888, a French policeman Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Many of these pictures are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify people.

Taney county mugshots are the pictures taken of people upon arrest. Local police, Sheriff’s Offices, and other law enforcement agencies take them. Usually , the subject is photographed from the front (full-face view) and then the side (profile view). These Taney county mugshots are stored with the person’s criminal record and police reports. They are used by victims, witnesses, and investigators to identify bad guys.

Typically , when a judge issues an Taney county arrest warrant for other crimes , and the criminal does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help locate the suspect.

Mugshots are readily show up online as they are public records. Information informational portals offer mugshots with other types of documents such as criminal records, arrest records and other court cases.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also include information on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is readily available and connected, any past arrests will show up as well.

Taney County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Taney county, Missouri with a total number of 54 employees - 3 female, 36 male officers and 15 civilians. Taney County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MO1070000, it belongs to the West North Central division in the Midwest region with a region code of Region II.

Police Departments in Taney County

Hollister Police Department14848 S State Highway 65(417)334-6565
Rockaway Beach Police Department160 Benton Ave, PO Box 315(417)561-4471
Branson Police Department110 West Maddux Street_x000D_ Suite 100_x000D_417-334-3300
Forsyth Police Department15405 US Hwy 160 PO Box 545(417)546-3731

Taney County, MO Jail and Inmate Records

TANEY County has 176 jails with an average daily population of 308 inmates with a total of 177 jail population. When breaking down the TANEY County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 13% with 23 female and 147 male inmates.

  • 176Jails
  • 177Prisoners
  • 522 %Jail Rate

How Does Taney County Inmate Search Work?

Taney County inmate records are public files that anyone can acquire easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the rules regarding Taney county inmate records which provide a lot of useful insights about a person.

Taney County Booking

Taney county bookings are also helpful when looking for stats on whether or not a stranger has been arrested. When a perpetrator is arrested, the officer fills out paperwork and then holds them in a incarceration cell , which essentially becomes their Taney county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, photos , physical details, their name, and address, officer in charge , the details of the crime, the location, and any trucks that were involved. The general public has the ability to get a copy of someone’s Taney county booking records without any type of approval .

Taney County Jail

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