Jefferson County Criminal Records Search (Indiana)

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Jefferson County Arrest Warrants https://faqs.in.gov/hc/en-us/articles/115005227048-How-can-I-find-out-if-a-court-has-issued-a-warrant-for-a-person-s-arrest- Search Jefferson County, Indiana arrest warrants by name, including mugshots, DOB, warrant number and charges.

Jefferson County Jail Records https://www.in.gov/apps/indcorrection/ofs/ofs Find Jefferson County, Indiana Jail Records, including inmates, bookings, and release lists by date and name.

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Website http://jefferson.indianasheriffs.net/ View Jefferson County Sheriff's Office website for general information, contact information, and links to other services.

Find Jefferson County Criminal Records

Jefferson County Criminal Records are documents that list an individual's criminal history in Jefferson County, Indiana. A criminal record may include an individual's arrests, warrants, criminal charges filed, and convictions and sentences for criminal offenses. These documents, many of which are public records, are kept by the Jefferson County Police Department, Jefferson County Sheriff's Department or Jefferson County Criminal Courts.

Learn about Criminal Records, including:
  • Where to get free Criminal Records online
  • How to perform a Jefferson County background check
  • Which Criminal Records are public records
  • How to check your own Jefferson County Criminal Record
  • Which records are expunged
Search Public Criminal Records in Jefferson County, IN

Public records contain a range of publicly available information relating to an individual's criminal history. They can include records on city, Jefferson County, Indiana State, or Federal criminal violations and convictions. They include both Jefferson County Court and Jefferson County Police records, including search warrants, arrest warrants, criminal charges (rap sheet), and trial transcripts.

What information is included in a Jefferson County Criminal Records Search

A Jefferson County, IN Criminal Record search contains personal information about the accused individual, including his or her full name and birth date, known aliases, and specific details about the individual's criminal charges and convictions. These records include Indiana criminal misdemeanors and felonies, as well as moving violations from the unsafe operation of a motor vehicle. They may also include prior convictions, pending or dropped charges, and, in some cases, information about charges which Jefferson County Court the individual was found not guilty.

Jefferson County, Indiana Background Checks

A Criminal Record check is typically part of a Jefferson County background check. Many companies and individuals use online background checks to screen for someone's criminal history, sex offender status, and crime records are a valuable resource for learning about an individual's charges, convictions, and sentences. Jefferson County employers, landlords, and law enforcement officers all use Criminal Records to learn about an individual's criminal history. These Jefferson County public records are available from records checks and employment screening companies for public use. Consumer reporting agencies and credit reporting agencies may use Jefferson County Criminal Records, criminal case information and court records, as part of their consumer ratings.

Public Records Information

Jefferson County public records and criminal background checks are useful tools for tracking criminal activity and monitoring an individual's Indiana criminal history. Criminal checks are meant to include information on infractions that are relevant in judging an individual's history. Some criminal convictions, such as traffic infractions that pose no risk to the public, are not included in Jefferson County background checks. Certain information is excluded from Criminal Records, including some juvenile records, non-moving traffic violations, and records that have been expunged or sealed by the Jefferson County Courts.