Search Jefferson County, AL Inmate Records

Jefferson County, AL jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Jefferson County holds 7 jails with a total of 437,104 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Jefferson County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Jefferson County Quick Facts

1,115
Jefferson County Population Total
229,306 / 103 / 237
Female Population, Rate & Count
210,484 / 615 / 1,295
Male Population, Rate & Count
$45,429
Median Income
1,111.1
Arrest Rate
255.2
Local Jail Rate
1,113
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
1,115
Population Total Confined
178
Pretrial Rate
3,783
Admit Rate
16,502
Admit Count
437,104
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Jefferson County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 39.48% of all the crimes committed in the county - 2,659 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.07% out of all the crimes in Jefferson County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

10.29%
Violent Crime
0.07%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.71%
Revised Rape
2.57%
Robbery
6.93%
Aggravated Assault
39.48%
Property Crime
23.59%
Burglary
13.65%
Larceny Theft
2.24%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.46%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

2005200620072008200920102011201220132015
Violent Crime Total457642557637505349569676705787
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter49355594510
Revised Rape000000008191
Legacy Rape435748624651554900
Robbery149227221282210109153196183202
Aggravated Assault261349285288244184352427436484
Property Crime Total5,2785,2605,3205,9606,1315,8574,1253,6703,6783,436
Burglary1,8331,7791,8442,3582,3342,3452,3482,0351,9081,903
Larceny Theft2,9272,9492,9323,1033,2603,0731,6781,5501,6641,392
Motor Vehicle Theft5185325444995374399985106141
Arson0233002236200310

Jefferson County Jail Demographics

The county has 660,007 people confined with a jail population density of 393 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 228,247 women and 208,857 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 654,919
2006 655,893
2007 655,163
2008 656,510
2009 658,441
2010 658,302
2011 657,927
2012 657,953
2013 659,197
2014 660,793
2015 660,007

A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 210,484 229,306
2006 211,368 230,421
2007 211,624 230,316
2008 211,863 230,829
2009 212,792 231,527
2010 211,968 231,568
2011 211,063 231,783
2012 209,733 230,549
2013 209,514 230,084
2014 208,665 229,710
2015 208,857 228,247

A Timeline of Jefferson County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 615 103
2006 664 103
2007 599 89
2008 607 81
2009 486 71
2010 606 87
2011 548 69
2012 657 87
2013 657 79
2014 498 84
2015 400 48

Jefferson County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

33.24%
White
29.15%
Black
2.25%
Latino
0.19%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 1,111 and a local jail rate of 255 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 178 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 3,783, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 7,683 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

3,783
Admit Rate
255
Local Jail Rate
178
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Jefferson is 1,113 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 1,553 imprisonments a day.

Jefferson County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 353
2006 338
2007 330
2008 321
2009 258
2010 307
2011 302
2012 337
2013 381
2014 270
2015 255

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 7,683 206
2006 6,114 213
2007 9,993 231
2008 11,555 230
2009 10,433 191
2010 9,088 268
2011 23,914 243
2012 15,135 267
2013 8,844 262
2014 4,080 224
2015 3,783 178

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 1,553
2006 1,495
2007 1,459
2008 1,422
2009 1,147
2010 1,362
2011 1,336
2012 1,482
2013 1,677
2014 1,183
2015 1,113