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Linn County Arrest Records

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Linn County, OR Arrest Records

What are Linn County Arrests Statistics?

The county of Linn had 3,120 arrests during the past three years. For 2016, the arrest rate was 809.12 per 100,000 residents. This is 9.47% higher than the national average of 739.12 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 36 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Linn also processed 958 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Benton and Columbia, Linn is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 3,120Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 809.12Arrest rate in 2016 per 100.000 population
  • 36Violent crime arrests

Linn County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Linn is larceny/theft totaling 628, followed by burglary, and then motor vehicle theft.

  • 628Larceny/Theft
  • 234Burglary
  • 96Motor Vehicle Theft

Linn County Arrests: Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Linn County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2016, Linn tallied 36 violent crimes and 958 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.12, Linn is higher by 9.47% than the national average.

Linn County Arrest Records by type from 2004-2016

Linn County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

The majority of arrests made in Linn are between the ages of 21-30. The age group committing the fewest number of crimes is between the ages of 71-80.

Linn County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Linn County Police Reports

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

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

Linn County Mugshots

Linn 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.

Linn 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 Linn 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 Linn 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.

Linn County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Linn county, Oregon with a total number of 170 employees - 5 female, 66 male officers and 99 civilians. Linn County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is OR0220000, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Linn County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Oregon
  • City: Albany
  • Type: County
  • Address: 1115 SE Jackson St
  • Phone Number: 541-967-3950
  • Website:

Police Departments in Linn County

Lebanon Police Department40 N 2nd St #100541-451-1751
Sweet Home Police Department1950 Main St(541) 367-5181

Linn County, OR Jail Roster Records and Inmate Search

LINN County has 8 jails with an average daily population of 14,920 inmates with a total of 8 jail population. When breaking down the LINN County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 388% with 31 female and 1 male inmates.

  • 8Jails
  • 8Prisoners
  • 11 %Jail Rate

How Does Linn County Inmate Search Work?

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

Linn County Booking

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

Linn County Jail

  • Agency Name: Linn County OR Jail
  • State: OR
  • City: Albany
  • Type: County
  • Address: 1115 Jackson Street Southeast
  • Phone Number: 541-967-3901
  • Fax: 541-967-8169
  • Email:
  • Website:

Linn County Jails & Prisons

Oak Creek Youth Correctional Facility4400 Lochner Rd. SE541-791-5900
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