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Cascade County, MT Arrest Records

What are Cascade County Arrest Statistics?

Cascade County had 673 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 210.39 per 100.000 population which is by 71.53% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 29 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Beaverhead and county Carter it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 673Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 210.39Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 29Violent crime arrests

Cascade County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Cascade is larceny/theft - 97 arrests followed by burglary - 31 and aggravated assault - 24 arrests.

  • 97Larceny/Theft
  • 31Burglary
  • 24Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Cascade County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased but not 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 64.76% lower.

Cascade County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Cascade County Police Records

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

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

Cascade County Mugshots

Cascade 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.

Cascade 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 Cascade 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 Cascade 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.

Cascade County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Cascade county, Montana with a total number of 130 employees - 1 female, 28 male officers and 101 civilians. Cascade County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is MT0070000, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

Police Departments in Cascade County

DepartmentAddressPhone
Great Falls Police Department112 1st Street South(406) 727-7688

Cascade County, MT Jail and Inmate Records

CASCADE County has 376 jails with an average daily population of 219 inmates with a total of 414 jail population. When breaking down the CASCADE County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 15% with 61 female and 354 male inmates.

  • 376Jails
  • 414Prisoners
  • 720 %Jail Rate

How DoesCascade County Inmate Search Work?

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

Cascade County Booking

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

Prisons and Jails in Cascade County

NameAddressPhone
Cascade County Regional Detention Center3800 Ulm North Frontage Road406-727-1930
Great Falls Youth Transition Center4212 3rd Avenue South406-452-1792
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