Kosciusko County, IN Arrest Warrant Search
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While Kosciusko County, IN has historically shown a lower than average rate of crime, there has been an increase of almost 20% in the number of criminal incidents in the area which should give you reason enough to conduct a warrant search on new acquaintances.
In case of violent felonies and misdemeanors, unless the person involved in the incident is arrested on the spot while committing the crime, the police will approach the judiciary for a warrant.
The procedure to be followed for the procurement of a court sanctioned arrest order includes the submission of a written petition. The writ outlines the crime, offers information about the accused and presents an account of the evidence including expert and witness testimony collected up to that point.
Based on these details, a probable cause has to be established before the sitting magistrate can sign the order making it an official document known as an active arrest warrant. The issuance of a warrant signifies the start of a criminal procedure in which the accused in arrested, questioned and presented before the court for a bail hearing and trial.
All active arrest warrant that cannot be executed are stored with the sheriff's department of the county in which they are issued as well as an FBI database; these orders are legally termed as outstanding arrest warrants.
For information on Kosciusko County, Indiana arrest records get in touch with the law enforcement head office at 221 W Main, Warsaw, Indiana 46580. Call in advance of your visit to ensure that you take along all the required documents; their number is 574-267-5667. Another way to conduct a warrant search is to browse through online records by filling the form above.
Kosciusko has an exceptionally low rate of crime; in 1999 only about 100 odd incidents were reported in the county while a total of about 9000 cases were filed in the area up to 2008. This puts the annual crime average at about 900 incidents; everyday less than 3 criminal occurrences are reported in Kosciusko.
Over the ten year period, there has only been a marginal increase of about 15% in the rate of crime in the county and the most worrisome crime category is theft with an estimated 7000 case occurrences over the decade.