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El Paso County, TX Arrest Records

What are El Paso County Arrest Statistics?

El Paso County had 3,354 arrests for the last 3 years, in 2017 the arrest rate was 0.00 per 100.000 population. Among the 2017 arrests 281 were made for violent crime charges. Compared to neighboring county Aransas and county Armstrong it’s a safer place to live in.

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  • 3,354Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 0.00Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 281Violent crime arrests

El Paso County Recent Arrest Trends

Currently, the most popular arrest in El Paso is larceny/theft - 477 arrests followed by aggravated assault - 216 and burglary - 192 arrests.

  • 477Larceny/Theft
  • 216Aggravated Assault
  • 192Burglary

El Paso County Police Records

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

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

El Paso County Mugshots

El Paso 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.

El Paso 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 El Paso 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 El Paso 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.

El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in El Paso county, Texas with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. El Paso County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is TX0710000, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

Police Departments in El Paso County

Anthony Police Department401 Wildcat Dr915-886-3838
Clint Police Department136 San Elizario Rd915-851-1600

El Paso County, TX Jail and Inmate Records

EL PASO County has 1,595 jails with an average daily population of 523 inmates with a total of 2,137 jail population. When breaking down the EL PASO County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 8% with 177 female and 1,680 male inmates.

  • 1,595Jails
  • 2,137Prisoners
  • 294 %Jail Rate

How Does El Paso County Inmate Search Work?

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

El Paso County Booking

El Paso 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 El Paso 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 El Paso county booking records without any type of permission .

El Paso County Jail

Prisons and Jails in El Paso County

El Paso County TX Jail Annex12501 East Montana Avenue915-856-4802
El Paso County TX Juvenile Detention Center6400 Delta Drive915-849-2500
La Tuna FCI8500 DONIPHAN ROAD915-791-9000
Rogelio Sanchez State Jail3901 State Jail Road915-856-0046 **108
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