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Kerr County Arrest Records

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Kerr County, TX Arrest Records

What are Kerr County Arrest Statistics?

The county of Kerr had 1,015 arrests during the past three years. For 2017, the arrest rate was 553.36 per 100,000 residents. This is 25.12% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 people. Of the total arrests, 34 were for violent crimes such as murder, rape, and robbery. Kerr also processed 251 arrests for property crimes during the same year. Compared to Austin and Bell, Kerr is a more dangerous place to live.

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  • 1,015Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 553.36Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 34Violent crime arrests

Kerr County Recent Arrest Trends

The most popular crime committed in Kerr is larceny/theft totaling 153, followed by burglary, and then aggravated assault.

  • 153Larceny/Theft
  • 84Burglary
  • 19Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

Violent crimes include murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. Kerr County has a higher rate of non-violent crime. For 2017, Kerr tallied 34 violent crimes and 251 non-violent crimes. When compared to the national average of 739.02, Kerr is lower by 25.12% than the national average.

Kerr County Crime Rate from 2001-2017

Kerr County Police Records

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

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

Kerr County Mugshots

Kerr 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.

Kerr 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 Kerr 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 Kerr 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.

Kerr County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Kerr county, Texas with a total number of 104 employees - 3 female, 46 male officers and 55 civilians. Kerr County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is TX1330000, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Kerr County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Texas
  • City: Kerrville
  • Type: County
  • Address: 400 Clearwater Paseo
  • Phone Number: 830-896-1133
  • Fax: (830) 257-7904
  • Website:

Police Departments in Kerr County

Kerrville Police Department429 Sidney Baker St(830)257-8181

Kerr County, TX Jail and Inmate Records

KERR County has 152 jails with an average daily population of 333 inmates with a total of 154 jail population. When breaking down the KERR County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 16% with 24 female and 118 male inmates.

  • 152Jails
  • 154Prisoners
  • 522 %Jail Rate

How Does Kerr County Inmate Search Work?

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

Kerr County Booking

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

Kerr County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Kerr County

Kerr County TX Juvenile Facility3501 Legion Drive830-257-6110
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