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Cibola County Arrest Records

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Cibola County, NM Arrest Records

What are Cibola County Arrest Statistics?

Cibola County had 446 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 403.83 per 100.000 population which is by 45.36% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 27 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Sandoval and county Chaves it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

  • 446Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 403.83Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 27Violent crime arrests

Cibola County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Cibola is burglary - 39 arrests followed by larceny/theft - 32 and aggravated assault - 20 arrests.

  • 39Burglary
  • 32Larceny/theft
  • 20Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Cibola 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 2.4% lower.

Cibola County Crime Rate from 2001-2017

Cibola County Police Records

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

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

Cibola County Mugshots

Cibola 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.

Cibola 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 Cibola 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 Cibola 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.

Cibola County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Cibola county, New Mexico with a total number of 30 employees - 1 female, 16 male officers and 13 civilians. Cibola County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is NM0330000, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Cibola County Sheriff's Office
  • State: New Mexico
  • City: Grants
  • Type: County
  • Address: 114 Mcbride Road
  • Phone Number: 505-876-2040
  • Fax: (505)876-2090
  • Website:

Police Departments in Cibola County

Grants Police Department105 East Roosevelt Ave(505)287-2984
Milan Police Department619 Uranium St(505)287-4491

How Does Cibola County Inmate Search Work?

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

Cibola County Booking

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

Cibola County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Cibola County

Cibola County Correctional Center2000 Cibola Loop505-285-4900
Northwest NM Correctional Facility - NWNMCF1700 East Old Highway 66505-287-2941
Western New Mexico Correctional Facility - WNMCF2111 Lobo Canyon Rd505-876-8300
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