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Utah County Arrest Records

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Utah County, UT Arrest Records

What are Utah County Arrest Statistics?

Utah amassed 1,123 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Utah’s arrest rate was 81.88 per 100,000 residents. The county of Utah is 88.92% lower than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 56 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Utah also experienced 429 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Cache and Juab, Utah is a safer place to reside.

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  • 1,123Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 81.88Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 56Violent crime arrests

Utah County Recent Arrest Trends

In Utah, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 325 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Utah, is burglary, and the third most common is aggravated assault.

  • 325Larceny/Theft
  • 79Burglary
  • 29Aggravated Assault

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

In Utah, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Utah has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Utah experienced 56 violent crimes and 429 non-violent crimes. When comparing Utah to the national average of 739.02, Utah is lower by 88.92% than the national average.

Utah County Crime Rate from 2005-2017

Utah County Arrest and Criminal Records by Age

Most crimes committed in Utah are perpetrated by people between the ages of 21-30. Conversely, those committing the fewest crimes are between the ages of 71-80.

Utah County Crime Rate by Age Groups

Utah County Police Records

Police records exist in different types of Sheriff’s Offices and in many forms. In most generally, Utah 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 Utah county police reports, Utah 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.

Utah 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 Utah county police records by mail. Contact your local county Sheriff’s Office to inquire about requests and the payment.

Utah County Mugshots

Utah 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.

Utah 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 Utah 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 Utah 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.

Utah County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Utah county, Utah with a total number of 265 employees - 11 female, 127 male officers and 127 civilians. Utah County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is UT0250000, it belongs to the Mountain division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Utah County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Utah
  • City: Spanish Fork
  • Type: County
  • Address: 3075 North Main
  • Phone Number: 801-851-4000
  • Fax: 801-851-4009
  • Email:
  • Website:

Police Departments in Utah County

Lehi Police Department580 West State Street(801)768-7110
Mapleton Police Department125 West Community Center Way(801)491-8048
Payson Police Department388 E 100 N(801)465-5240
Pleasant Grove Police Department87 East 100 South(801)785-3506
Provo Police DepartmentPO Box 1849 351 West Center St(801)852-6210
Salem Police Department30 W 100 S(801)423-2770
Spanish Fork Police Department775 N Main St(801)798-5070
Springville Police Department110 South Main(801)489-9421

Utah County, UT Jail and Inmate Records

UTAH County has 684 jails with an average daily population of 820 inmates with a total of 894 jail population. When breaking down the UTAH County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 16% with 147 female and 688 male inmates.

  • 684Jails
  • 894Prisoners
  • 188 %Jail Rate

How Does Utah County Inmate Search Work?

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

Utah County Booking

Utah 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 Utah 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 Utah county booking records without any type of approval .

Utah County Jail

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