To get a Woodson County, KS arrest warrant search done, you can go to the police or the judiciary. In case of the latter, you have the option to choose between the court of the magistrate, the tribunal that handled the trial and the office of the clerk of court.
As far as local law enforcement goes, you can seek information on arrest records and outstanding warrants from the police precinct in your area or you could head down to the sheriff’s office.
One way in which life has been made simpler for applicants, who are seeking information on Woodson County outstanding warrants and arrests, is by placing all agencies that hold this data in the same judicial complex. Yes, the offices of the judicial entities discussed herein as well as that of the sheriff are in different rooms of the courthouse at 105 West Rutledge Street, Yates Center, Kansas 66783-1499. For instance, the county clerk’s department which has the court dockets database can be contacted at Room 101.
To get in touch with these agencies, you can either go to the judicial complex or you can write to your chosen agency. At this point, they are not entertaining inquiries pertaining to arrests and active warrants over the phone. Also, if you are visiting them, do not forget to take a photo ID along.
Woodson County, Kansas has an annual crime rate of about 65 incidents. This understandably does not seem too bad at first glance. However, in recent times, there has been a rise of almost 40% in the rate of violent criminal instances, including such heinous crimes as murders and sexual assaults.
Fortunately, the overall crime rates headed in the opposite direction, plunging by 10%. In general, about 10% of all reported crimes are found to be to be of a violent nature while the remaining 90% are property related incidents.