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Bexar County, TX Arrest Records

What are Bexar County Arrest Statistics?

Bexar County had 20,721 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 342.46 per 100.000 population which is by 53.66% lower than the National average of 739.02 per 100.000 inhabitants. Among the 2017 arrests 620 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Bell and county Brazos it’s a more dangerous place to live in.

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  • 20,721Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 342.46Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 620Violent crime arrests

Bexar County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in Bexar is larceny/theft - 4,211 arrests followed by burglary - 1,254 and motor vehicle theft - 520 arrests.

  • 4,211Larceny/Theft
  • 1,254Burglary
  • 520Motor Vehicle Theft

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crime in Bexar 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 68.06% lower.

Bexar County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Bexar County Police Records

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

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

Bexar County Mugshots

Bexar 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.

Bexar 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 Bexar 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 Bexar 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.

Bexar County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Bexar county, Texas with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Bexar County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is TX0150000, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Bexar County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Texas
  • City: San Antonio
  • Type: County
  • Address:200 N Comal St
  • Phone Number:210-335-6000
  • Email:SheriffPIO@Bexar.org
  • Website:http://www.bexar.org/600/Sheriffs-Office

Police Departments in Bexar County

DepartmentAddressPhone
Alamo Heights Police Department6116 Broadway St210-822-3321
Balcones Heights Police Department3300 Hillcrest Dr210-735-9212
Castle Hills Police Department209 Lemonwood Dr210-342-2341
Converse Police Department402 S Seguin Rd210-658-0898

Bexar County, TX Jail and Inmate Records

BEXAR County has 3,257 jails with an average daily population of 570 inmates with a total of 3,257 jail population. When breaking down the BEXAR County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 17% with 548 female and 2,730 male inmates.

  • 3,257Jails
  • 3,257Prisoners
  • 258 %Jail Rate

How Does Bexar County Inmate Search Work?

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

Bexar County Booking

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

Bexar County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Bexar County

NameAddressPhone
Bexar County TX Juvenile Corrections600 Mission Road210-335-7600
Central Regional Office1777 NE Loop 410, Suite 1100210-804-4500
Central Texas Detention Facility218 South Laredo Street210-227-5600
Fabian Dale Dominguez State Jail6535 Cagnon Road210-675-6620 **098
Houston RRM727 EAST CESAR E. CHAVEZ BLV, SUITE B-138210-472-6225
San Antonio RRM727 EAST CESAR E. CHAVEZ BLV, SUITE B-138210-472-6225
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