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Stevens County Arrest Records

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Stevens County, WA Arrest Records

What are Stevens County Arrest Statistics?

Stevens amassed 1,644 arrests over the past three years. During 2017, Stevens’s arrest rate was 990.12 per 100,000 residents. The county of Stevens is 33.98% higher than the national average of 739.02 per 100,000 residents. During that same year, 22 arrests were for violent crimes like murder, rape, and robbery. The county of Stevens also experienced 418 arrests for property crimes. When compared to Asotin and Benton, Stevens is a more dangerous place to reside.

  • 1,644Arrests in the county for the last 3 years
  • 990.12Arrest rate in 2017 per 100.000 population
  • 22Violent crime arrests

Stevens County Recent Arrest Trends

In Stevens, the most common crime is larceny/theft which accounts for 215 of the arrests in a year. The second most common crime in Stevens, is burglary, and the third most common is motor vehicle theft.

  • 215Larceny/Theft
  • 170Burglary
  • 33Motor Vehicle Theft

Violent Crime Arrests vs. Non-Violent

In Stevens, the most violent crimes committed are murder, manslaughter, rape, robbery and aggravated assault. The county of Stevens has a higher rate of non-violent crime. During 2017, Stevens experienced 22 violent crimes and 418 non-violent crimes. When comparing Stevens to the national average of 739.02, Stevens is higher by 33.98% than the national average.

Stevens County Crime Rate from 2004-2017

Stevens County Police Records

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

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

Stevens County Mugshots

Stevens 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.

Stevens 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 Stevens 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 Stevens 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.

Stevens County Sheriff’s Office

It is situated in Stevens county, Washington with a total number of 55 employees - 3 female, 23 male officers and 29 civilians. Stevens County SO ORI (Originated Agency Identifier) number is WA0330000, it belongs to the Pacific division in the West region with a region code of Region IV.

  • Agency Name: Stevens County Sheriff's Office
  • State: Washington
  • City: Colville
  • Type: County
  • Address: 215 South Oak Street, Room # 108
  • Phone Number: (509) 684-5296
  • Fax: (509) 684-7583
  • Website:

Police Departments in Stevens County

Chewelah Police Department301 E. Clay StreetP.O. Box 258Chewelah, WA 99109509-935-8311301 E. Clay Street509-935-8311
Colville Police Department147 E. Astor Avenue(509) 684-2525
Kettle Falls Police Department415 Larch Street(509) 738 - 6700

Stevens County, WA Jail and Inmate Records

STEVENS County has 40 jails with an average daily population of 1,091 inmates with a total of 40 jail population. When breaking down the STEVENS County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 10% with 4 female and 35 male inmates.

  • 40Jails
  • 40Prisoners
  • 148 %Jail Rate

How Does Stevens County Inmate Search Work?

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

Stevens County Booking

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

Stevens County Jail

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