Search Morehouse County, LA Inmate Records

Morehouse County, LA jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Morehouse County holds 0 jails with a total of 16,636 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Morehouse County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Morehouse County Quick Facts

204
Morehouse County Population Total
9,572 / 167 / 16
Female Population, Rate & Count
9,084 / 5,405 / 491
Male Population, Rate & Count
$28,585
Median Income
5,696.6
Arrest Rate
1,239.2
Local Jail Rate
204
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
204
Population Total Confined
893
Pretrial Rate
4,422
Admit Rate
728
Admit Count
16,636
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

200520062007200820092011201320142015
Violent Crime Total413332303429180
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter021210010
Revised Rape000000010
Legacy Rape231280000
Robbery532516000
Aggravated Assault342528212423160
Property Crime Total321325438544474253131221128
Burglary575893826642154122
Larceny Theft25825633442939021010516899
Motor Vehicle Theft611113318111127
Arson041200010

Morehouse County Jail Demographics

The county has 26,428 people confined with a jail population density of 21 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 8,516 women and 8,120 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 29,355
2006 29,079
2007 28,478
2008 28,311
2009 28,147
2010 27,888
2011 27,482
2012 27,431
2013 27,035
2014 26,760
2015 26,428

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 9,084 9,572
2006 9,053 9,508
2007 8,892 9,372
2008 8,829 9,344
2009 8,753 9,311
2010 8,641 9,204
2011 8,459 9,026
2012 8,403 8,916
2013 8,249 8,790
2014 8,117 8,691
2015 8,120 8,516

A Timeline of Morehouse County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 5,405 167
2006 5,689 200
2007 5,972 203
2008 5,935 278
2009 5,552 258
2010 5,219 261
2011 5,651 310
2012 2,416 292
2013 4,934 228
2014 1,700 311
2015 2,291 164

Morehouse County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

29.63%
White
31.38%
Black
0.72%
Latino
0.13%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 5,697 and a local jail rate of 1,239 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 893 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 4,422, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 10,062 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

4,422
Admit Rate
1,239
Local Jail Rate
893
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Morehouse is 204 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 499 imprisonments a day.

Morehouse County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 2,675
2006 2,823
2007 2,979
2008 2,966
2009 2,762
2010 2,595
2011 2,842
2012 1,299
2013 2,506
2014 928
2015 1,239

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 10,062 1,099
2006 3,933 458
2007 5,424 586
2008 5,165 517
2009 6,062 471
2010 7,597 454
2011 7,455 641
2012 6,925 479
2013 7,804 957
2014 8,686 821
2015 4,422 893

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 499
2006 524
2007 544
2008 539
2009 499
2010 463
2011 497
2012 225
2013 427
2014 156
2015 204