Indiana Criminal Records
Your Indiana state guide to courts, police, jails, crime data, records, and more.
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With 6,485,530 residents as of 2012, Indiana is number 15 in the country by population and number 38 by land size, occupying 35,826 square miles.
Indiana Criminal Records Search
You can feel confident and secure when conducting a criminal records search . The results may include court records, business records, arrest records and more. We have a vast nationwide database - the records you search for may include Indiana state and county records and any other geographic location the person has lived or worked.
Indiana Violent Crime Rate
There were 19,312 violent crimes in Indiana during 2012. The Indiana violent crime rate of 297.77 (per 100,000 residents) was higher than the national average of 245.87. Violent crime is defined as a crime in which the offender uses or threatens to use violent force upon the victim.
Indiana Burglary Rate
In 2012, there were 36,219 burglaries in Indiana. The Indiana burglary rate of 558.46 (per 100,000 residents) was higher than the national average of 379.68. Burglary (breaking or entering) is defined as the unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or a theft. Attempted forcible entry is included.
Crime Stoppers programs allow a member of a community to provide anonymous information about criminal activity, allowing a person to provide crime solving assistance to authorities without being directly involved in the investigative process. Our Crime Stoppers listings show programs in Indiana, listed below.
Crime Stopper Office
|Crime Stoppers Of Central Indiana||Indianapolis||(317) 262-8477|
|Grant County Crime Stoppers||Marion||(765) 668-8168|
|Michiana Crime Stoppers, Inc.||South Bend||(800) 342-7867, (574|
|Muncie Crime Stoppers||Muncie||(765) 286-4050|
Jails are administered at the county or city level. At the local level, jails house inmates awaiting trial and those convicted of a misdemeanor serving a year or less. Prisons are facilities at the state or federal level, housing convicted felons serving more than a year term. The top 10 jails (measured by average inmate population) in Indiana are listed below.
Average Inmate Population
|ELKHART COUNTY SECURITY CENTER (JAIL)||Goshen||765|
|GRANT COUNTY SECURITY COMPLEX||Marion||316|
|HAMILTON COUNTY JAIL||Noblesville||318|
|HOWARD COUNTY JAIL||Kokomo||385|
|MARION COUNTY JAIL||Indianapolis||1,360|
|PORTER COUNTY JAIL||Valparaiso||483|
|ST. JOSEPH COUNTY JAIL||South Bend||629|
|TIPPECANOE COUNTY JAIL||Lafayette||490|
|WAYNE COUNTY JAIL||Richmond||320|