Massachusetts Arrest Records Search

Perform a free Massachusetts public arrest records search, including current & recent arrests, arrest inquiries, warrants, reports, logs, and mugshots.


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Boston Police Department Most Wanted View Boston Police Department most wanted by name, including photographs and charges.

City of Boston Crime Map Search City of Boston crime map by date, type of crime and keyword.

City of Boston Homicide List View City of Boston 2012 murders, including date, summary, street, neighborhood and victim.

City of Revere Police Department View City of Revere, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, Police Department Resources.

Douglas Police Department Arrest Logs View Douglas Police Department arrest log list by date, including current and past archives.

Douglas Police Department Logs View Douglas Police Department activity reports, including dates, times, locations and reasons for calls.

Dudley Police Department Website View Dudley Police Department general information page, including address, telephone number, mission statement and roster.

Grafton Police Department Logs View Grafton Police Department police log, sorted by month and date.

Halifax Police Department Logs View Halifax Police Department police logs by date, call number, time and call reason.

Holden Police Department Logs View Holden Police Department police records, including call logs and accident assistance activity information.

Massachusetts State Department of Criminal Justice Information Services Criminal Records View Massachusetts State Department of Criminal Justice Information Services criminal record check information, including accuracy, email, telephone and hours.

New Bedford Police Department Crime Maps Search New Bedford Police Department crime map by address, location or incidents.

New Braintree Police Department Logs View New Braintree Police Department activity reports, including dates, times, and addresses.

Northborough Police Department Logs View Northborough Police Department activity report, including dates, addresses, incident types and actions taken.

Northbridge Police Department Arrest Reports View Northbridge Police Department home page, including news, reports, crime statistics, services, forms and contact information.

Plymouth County Sheriff's Department Police Press Releases View Plymouth County Sheriff's Department local news, including arrests, crimes, programs, appointments, and accidents.

Shrewsbury Police Department Logs View Shrewsbury Police Department arrest and daily logs including current and past archives.

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts Court Records Search The Commonwealth of Massachusetts lien public record by name, filing number, filing date, release date or extra search criteria.

Upton Police Department Logs View Upton Police Department police log.

Wareham Police Department Crime Reports View Wareham Police Department crime report link to see a visual representation of crimes happening in Wareham.

Find Massachusetts Arrest Records

Massachusetts Arrest Records contain an individual's entire criminal history record and are available from Government Offices in Massachusetts. Arrest Records are considered public records and as such are available for public request from a number of government agencies including Massachusetts State, County, and local law enforcement. Massachusetts Police Departments and Massachusetts Criminal Courts maintain Arrest Records, warrants, and mug shots.

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Find Arrest Records in Massachusetts

Felony arrests, misdemeanor arrests and other criminal charges are available to the public by performing Massachusetts Arrest Records searches. Massachusetts Arrest Records contain Massachusetts warrants, fines, criminal charges and convictions. If the arrest led to a conviction then the Massachusetts Arrest Record will contain sentencing, Massachusetts Court records and Massachusetts jail and prison records. Arrest Records also show if an individual is registered on the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry.

Where to find Massachusetts Arrest Records

Criminal records, including Arrest Records for individuals arrested in Massachusetts, contain all records related to an individual's arrests, criminal charges, convictions, and jail or prison sentencing in Massachusetts. Arrest Records can be requested from Massachusetts Courts, Massachusetts Police and Sheriff's Departments, and County and City Clerk's Offices.

Freedom of Information Act Requests

The U.S. Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) makes public information regarding an individual's arrest and criminal records available to the Massachusetts public. This information contains an individual's full name and known aliases, date of birth (DOB), and age when arrested. Additional information in Massachusetts Arrest Records include mugshots, fingerprints, and descriptive information such as height, identifying marks or tattoos.

Massachusetts Background Checks

Criminal background checks will reveal if an individual has Massachusetts Arrest Records. Employers in Massachusetts use background checks to determine an individual's prior criminal history, and some employers are required by law to perform a check before hiring. Landlords in Massachusetts may also consider performing background checks while assessing potential tenants. Schools, firearm vendors, consumer reporting agencies, foster care and adoption services, and Massachusetts DMV offices use background checks to research Massachusetts arrest and criminal records while screening applicants.