Edwards County Warrants and Arrest Records Search

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To launch an arrest warrant search in Edwards County, IL, it would help to start with as much information as you can find on the subject. Yes, the first and last names are perquisites that cannot be negotiated on. In other words, while John Doe directives for arrests have found a place in the state’s criminal process, you cannot conduct nameless inquires on active warrants and arrest records.

It would also help to understand that the databases maintained by various justice agencies are connected to a fingerprint repository. However, fingerprint inquiries are reserved for entities that have the statutory authority to requests competitive criminal profiles. As far as personal identifiers go, the more data you have, the better and more accurate the response is received.

While using a single search criterion will bring up information on the arrest warrants issued against all people who have said the same name. When you incorporate more than one query option, you will get more precise results. Usually, the date of birth should be enough for such inquiries. Once you have the necessary information, you can look for details on arrests and Edwards County outstanding warrants from:

  • The sheriff’s: Courthouse, Albion, Illinois 62806
  • The magistrate’s: 50 E Main St, Albion, IL 62806
  • The county clerk’s: 50 East Main Street, Albion, Illinois 62806

How do you get information on Edwards County arrests and warrants over the phone? (2021-Update)

  • For information on arrests and inmates, call the Jail at 618-382-7149.
  • For general inquiries, arrest records, police reports, accident reports and criminal records, get in touch with the Sheriff’s Office at 618-445-2721.
  • For victim’s assistance, call the State Attorney’s Office at 618-445-2016.
  • For information on filing a request for a criminal background search, call the Office of the Clerk of Court at 618-445-3656.

Edwards County, IL Criminal Statistics

Since the Edwards County Sheriff’s Department does not submit its annual crime data to the FBI’s UCR system, exact incident figures are not available. However, this is a low crime area with a violent crime average of just 9 incidents per 100,000 residents and a property crime average of 19/100,000 residents.

Between 2005 and 2006, the crime rates of Edwards County, Illinois, have shown a distinct improvement with a drop of almost 50% in overall criminal activity. While no murders were reported through this period, the occurrence of robberies, auto thefts, and arson fell to zero from 30, 122, and 30, respectively.

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