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Clackamas County Arrest Records

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Clackamas County, OR Arrest Records

What are Clackamas County Arrest Statistics?

Clackamas County had 16,504 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 1,372.59 per 100.000 population which is by 85.73% higher than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 401 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Benton and county Deschutes it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 16,504Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 1,372.59Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 401Violent crime arrests

Clackamas County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Clackamas is larceny/theft - 3,792 arrests followed by burglary - 725 and motor vehicle theft - 683 arrests.

  • 3,792Larceny/Theft
  • 725Burglary
  • 683Motor Vehicle Theft

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Clackamas County is considered rape and sexual assault, robbery, and assault. For the recent years the violent crime rate has increased 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 2.36% lower.

Clackamas County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Clackamas County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most of the county arrests fall into 21-30 age group whereas the least arrests are seen between people who are 41-50 years old.

Clackamas County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Clackamas County Police Records

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

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

Clackamas County Mugshots

Clackamas 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.

Clackamas 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 Clackamas 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 Clackamas 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.

Police Departments in Clackamas County

Canby Police Department1175 NW 3rd Ave503-266-1104
Gladstone Police Department535 Portland Ave503-655-8211
Molalla Police Department117 N Molalla Ave503-829-8817
Oregon City Police Department320 Warner Milne Road503-657-4964
Sandy Police Department39850 Pleasant St(503) 655-8211
West Linn Police Department1800 8th Ave(503) 655-6214

Clackamas County, OR Jail and Inmate Records

CLACKAMAS County has 618 jails with an average daily population of 639 inmates with a total of 621 jail population. When breaking down the CLACKAMAS County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 20% with 124 female and 480 male inmates.

  • 618Jails
  • 621Prisoners
  • 235 %Jail Rate

How Does Clackamas County Inmate Search Work?

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

Clackamas County Booking

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

Clackamas County Jail

  • Agency Name: Clackamas County OR Jail
  • State: OR
  • City: Oregon City
  • Type: County
  • Address: 2206 South Kaen Road
  • Phone Number: 503-722-6777
  • Email:
  • Website:

Prisons and Jails in Clackamas County

Clackamas County OR Juvenile Detention Center1401 Northeast 68th Street503-988-3475
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