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Nueces County Arrest Records

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Nueces County, TX Arrest Records

What are Nueces County Arrest Statistics?

Nueces amassed 765 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Nueces’s arrest rate was 60.05 per 100,000 residents. The county of Nueces is 91.87% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 49 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Nueces also experienced 168 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Collin and Crosby, Nueces is a more dangerous place to reside.

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  • 765Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 60.05Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 49Violent crime arrests

Nueces County Recent Arrest Trends

In Nueces, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 110 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Nueces, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.

  • 110Larceny/Theft
  • 55Burglary
  • 31Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

In Nueces, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Nueces has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Nueces experienced 49 violent crimes and 168 non-violent crimes. When comparing Nueces to the national average of 739.02, Nueces is lower by 91.87% than the national average.

Nueces County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Nueces County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of Sheriff’s Offices and in many forms. In most generally, Nueces county police reports may be obtained from the local county Sheriff’s Office. You can visit in person and request documents as county police records are available to the masses per the state laws and the Freedom of Information Act. The documents may include Nueces county police reports, Nueces county bookings and even images. These documents are related to when a person is arrested, booked, and incarcerated. First, they are questioned, and basic data is taken while someone fills out the report. Then the arresting officer takes pictures of the person, and they are put in a jail cell until they can make pay the fees. Some regions may charge a fee for a copy of police records. You may have to appear in person and may need to have the following facts 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 administrator find the records you need.

Nueces county police records can reveal a lot of information about a person. A good type of police record might be a traffic incident report. Some reports are available to the public after a waiting period, such as 60-days.

Sometimes you can get copies of Nueces county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about requests and the payment.

Nueces County Mugshots

Nueces County mugshots have been taken since the 1800s, shortly after the development of photography. Then in 1888, a French policeman Alphonse Bertillon standardized the process and made it the norm. Many of these pictures are kept in a “mug book” to help witnesses and victims identify people.

Nueces county mugshots are the pictures taken of people upon arrest. Local police, Sheriff’s Offices, and other law enforcement agencies take them. Usually , the subject is photographed from the front (full-face view) and then the side (profile view). These Nueces county mugshots are stored with the person’s criminal record and police reports. They are used by victims, witnesses, and investigators to identify bad guys.

Typically , when a judge issues an Nueces county arrest warrant for other crimes , and the criminal does not show up in court, these mugshots are used to help locate the suspect.

Mugshots are readily show up online as they are public records. Information informational portals offer mugshots with other types of documents such as criminal records, arrest records and other court cases.

Felonies, Misdemeanors, and Sex Offenders

Police and arrest records will also include information on felonies, misdemeanors, and sex offenders. Since everything is readily available and connected, any past arrests will show up as well.

Nueces County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Nueces county, Texas with a total number of 0 employees - female, male officers and civilians. Nueces County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is TX1780000, it belongs to the West South Central division in the South region with a region code of Region III.

  • Agency Name: Nueces County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Texas
  • City: Corpus Christi
  • Type: County
  • Address: 901 Leopard Street
  • Phone Number: 361.887.2222
  • Fax: 361.887.2206
  • Email:
  • Website:

Police Departments in Nueces County

Bishop Police Department115 S Ash Ave361-584-2443
Corpus Christi Police Department321 John Sartain St361-886-2600
Port Aransas Police Department705 West Ave A(361)749-6241

Nueces County, TX Jail and Inmate Records

NUECES County has 972 jails with an average daily population of 366 inmates with a total of 989 jail population. When breaking down the NUECES County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 16% with 160 female and 825 male inmates.

  • 972Jails
  • 989Prisoners
  • 410 %Jail Rate

How Does Nueces County Inmate Search Work?

Nueces County inmate records are public files that anyone can acquire easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the rules regarding Nueces county inmate records which provide a lot of useful insights about a person.

Nueces County Booking

Nueces county bookings are also helpful when looking for stats on whether or not a stranger has been arrested. When a perpetrator is arrested, the officer fills out paperwork and then holds them in a incarceration cell , which essentially becomes their Nueces county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, photos , physical details, their name, and address, officer in charge , the details of the crime, the location, and any trucks that were involved. The general public has the ability to get a copy of someone’s Nueces county booking records without any type of approval .

Nueces County Jail

Prisons and Jails in Nueces County

Avalon - Corpus Christi Transitional Center1515 N. Tancahua Street361-883-1004
Avalon - El Paso Multi-Use Facility1700 Horizon Blvd.915-852-1505
Avalon - El Paso Transitional Center1650 Horizon Blvd.915-852-1505
Coastal Bend Detention Center4909 FM 2826361-767-3400
Robert N. Barnes Regional Juvenile Facility2310 Gollihar Road361-561-6001
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