Don't let the talk about the arduousness of conducting a Henderson County arrest warrant search dissuade you. Finding information on crime history is a surefire way to keep criminals at bay. Although, it is true that some amount of leg work is needed if you want information on arrest records and outstanding warrants from IL state agencies, there is also a more convenient alternative.
Undoubtedly, the police and agencies from the judicial juggernaut can offer pertinent details when it comes to active warrants and the arrests made under the provisions of such directives. However, these agencies can only be dealt with in person and contrary to popular perception their services are not free save for the office of the county clerk.
This agency keeps the database of court dockets and allows civilians to access it by using the public service terminals at the justice center. Of course, this means that you will have to drive down to the office of the department in person. Also, if you need the reports in print,be prepared to pay for them.
On the other hand, the offices of the magistrate and the sheriff will usually charge an upfront fee. The same also goes for third party agencies involved in offering such facilities. The only difference is that these establishments don't charge on a per search basis.
So, the final cost works out to a lower amount than what you would spend conducting arrest warrant inquiries through state departments. To use the services of a private agency, you will have to fill the form above and to connect with a state agency, you can go to:
- The Police: PO Box 228, 113 North 4th Street, Oquawka, Illinois 61469
- The court: 4th street, Oquawka, IL 61469
- The clerk of court: As above
Henderson County, Illinois has a total crime risk average of about 20% of that of the state and the country. As far as crime types go, burglary has the highest risk index at 47 followed by rape which has a average of 35 for every 100,000 residents. Carjacking at 4 and murder at 9 have the lowest index.