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Humboldt County, NV Arrest Records

What are Humboldt County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Humboldt had 289 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 498.75 per 100,000 residents. This is 32.51% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 15 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Humboldt also processed 69 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Washoe and Elko, Humboldt is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 289Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 498.75Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 15Violent crime arrests

Humboldt County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Humboldt is burglary totaling 37, followed by larceny/theft, and then aggravated assault.

  • 37Burglary
  • 22Larceny/theft
  • 14Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Humboldt County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Humboldt tallied 15 violent crimes and 69 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Humboldt is lower by 32.51% than the national average.

Humboldt County Crime Rate from 2001-2017

Humboldt County Police Records

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

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

Humboldt County Mugshots

Humboldt 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.

Humboldt 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 Humboldt 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 Humboldt 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.

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Humboldt county, Nevada with a total number of 56 employees - 6 female, 28 male officers and 22 civilians. Humboldt County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NV0070000, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Humboldt County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Nevada
  • City: Winnemucca
  • Type: County
  • Address: 50 West Fifth Street
  • Phone Number: 775-623-6429
  • Fax: 775.623.2192
  • Website: http://www.hcsonv.com/

Police Departments in Humboldt County

DepartmentAddressPhone
Winnemucca Police Department500 E Winnemucca Blvd(775) 623-6341

Humboldt County, NV Jail and Inmate Records

HUMBOLDT County has 49 jails with an average daily population of 353 inmates with a total of 53 jail population. When breaking down the HUMBOLDT County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 15% with 8 female and 42 male inmates.

  • 49Jails
  • 53Prisoners
  • 422 %Jail Rate

How Does Humboldt County Inmate Search Work?

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

Humboldt County Booking

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

Humboldt County Jail

  • Agency Name: Humboldt County NV Jail
  • State: NV
  • City: Winnemucca
  • Type: County
  • Address: 801 Fairground Road
  • Phone Number: 775-623-6423
  • Email: arorex@hcsonv.com
  • Website: http://www.hcsonv.com

Prisons and Jails in Humboldt County

NameAddressPhone
Humboldt Conservation Camp - HCC8105 Conservation Road, P.O. Box 1069775-623-6530
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