Search Contra Costa County, CA Inmate Records

Contra Costa County, CA jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Contra Costa County holds 8 jails with a total of 739,836 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Contra Costa County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Contra Costa County Quick Facts

1,392
Contra Costa County Population Total
341,172 / 52 / 178
Female Population, Rate & Count
331,058 / 446 / 1,477
Male Population, Rate & Count
$78,756
Median Income
2,512.4
Arrest Rate
161.0
Local Jail Rate
1,198
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
1,392
Population Total Confined
144
Pretrial Rate
3,535
Admit Rate
26,296
Admit Count
739,836
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Contra Costa County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 40.31% of all the crimes committed in the county - 1,485 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.24% out of all the crimes in Contra Costa County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

9.42%
Violent Crime
0.24%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.68%
Revised Rape
2.93%
Robbery
5.56%
Aggravated Assault
40.31%
Property Crime
13.71%
Burglary
25.98%
Larceny Theft
0.62%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.54%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total637587666548428449456472429412426
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter111311161112131061014
Revised Rape000000000024
Legacy Rape382642292928302529370
Robbery159195218204161119109120118107153
Aggravated Assault429353395299227290304317276258235
Property Crime Total3,7373,4863,5033,3592,7922,7542,4752,3072,1382,1452,013
Burglary1,0191,1151,1471,1699891,0111,033993838784660
Larceny Theft2,6902,3422,3362,1791,7851,7291,4231,2981,2881,3411,332
Motor Vehicle Theft2829201118141916122021
Arson1917352713231813181418

Contra Costa County Jail Demographics

The county has 1,123,231 people confined with a jail population density of 1,039 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 376,907 women and 362,929 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 999,013
2006 1,000,834
2007 1,009,152
2008 1,023,344
2009 1,037,890
2010 1,052,894
2011 1,066,587
2012 1,079,358
2013 1,095,980
2014 1,111,339
2015 1,123,231

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 331,058 341,172
2006 332,108 342,766
2007 334,591 346,020
2008 338,512 350,266
2009 343,216 355,019
2010 347,508 359,976
2011 351,897 364,488
2012 354,647 367,164
2013 359,215 371,082
2014 363,519 375,122
2015 362,929 376,907

A Timeline of Contra Costa County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 446 52
2006 518 106
2007 500 99
2008 333 36
2009 403 62
2010 391 57
2011 369 53
2012 401 53
2013 375 48
2014 410 67
2015 328 45

Contra Costa County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

30.37%
White
6.56%
Black
16.87%
Latino
0.27%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,512 and a local jail rate of 161 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 144 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 3,535, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 4,002 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

3,535
Admit Rate
161
Local Jail Rate
144
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Contra Costa is 1,198 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 1,658 imprisonments a day.

Contra Costa County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 247
2006 293
2007 284
2008 171
2009 228
2010 204
2011 215
2012 195
2013 171
2014 162
2015 161

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 4,002 242
2006 4,049 219
2007 3,976 216
2008 2,574 162
2009 3,129 205
2010 2,941 183
2011 3,057 167
2012 3,489 158
2013 1,829 149
2014 3,876 184
2015 3,535 144

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 1,658
2006 1,979
2007 1,933
2008 1,176
2009 1,590
2010 1,441
2011 1,539
2012 1,406
2013 1,249
2014 1,195
2015 1,198