Search Ottawa County, MI Inmate Records

Ottawa County, MI jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Ottawa County holds 2 jails with a total of 184,300 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Ottawa County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Ottawa County Quick Facts

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Ottawa County Population Total
85,788 / 65 / 56
Female Population, Rate & Count
84,386 / 333 / 281
Male Population, Rate & Count
$56,453
Median Income
3,314.0
Arrest Rate
136.6
Local Jail Rate
253
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
253
Population Total Confined
83
Pretrial Rate
3,186
Admit Rate
5,899
Admit Count
184,300
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Ottawa County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 40.71% of all the crimes committed in the county - 2,492 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.05% out of all the crimes in Ottawa County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

9.13%
Violent Crime
0.05%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
3.33%
Revised Rape
0.47%
Robbery
5.28%
Aggravated Assault
40.71%
Property Crime
7.63%
Burglary
31.73%
Larceny Theft
1.36%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.31%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total318320308268286304263319384477489
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter20134022030
Revised Rape00000000173180179
Legacy Rape140102113878711086118000
Robbery2429222922151621173023
Aggravated Assault152189172149173179159178194264287
Property Crime Total2,9903,0623,1132,9622,8623,0963,3323,4272,6552,7752,442
Burglary733696785682727739697919601516456
Larceny Theft2,1072,2102,2612,1822,0462,2962,5422,4391,9952,1941,889
Motor Vehicle Theft150156679889619369596597
Arson2420222226212424111520

Ottawa County Jail Demographics

The county has 280,023 people confined with a jail population density of 329 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 93,365 women and 90,935 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 255,261
2006 258,003
2007 260,037
2008 261,906
2009 262,879
2010 264,052
2011 266,298
2012 269,454
2013 272,877
2014 276,292
2015 280,023

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 84,386 85,788
2006 85,128 87,026
2007 85,701 88,107
2008 86,193 88,911
2009 86,330 89,226
2010 86,650 89,592
2011 87,749 90,311
2012 88,695 90,883
2013 89,766 91,626
2014 90,815 92,383
2015 90,935 93,365

A Timeline of Ottawa County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 333 65
2006 331 63
2007 329 60
2008 328 58
2009 328 56
2010 327 54
2011 324 52
2012 321 50
2013 317 48
2014 282 37
2015 251 27

Ottawa County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

56.50%
White
1.26%
Black
5.94%
Latino
0.25%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 3,314 and a local jail rate of 137 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 83 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 3,186, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 4,351 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

3,186
Admit Rate
137
Local Jail Rate
83
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Ottawa is 253 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 328 imprisonments a day.

Ottawa County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 193
2006 191
2007 190
2008 189
2009 189
2010 189
2011 188
2012 187
2013 185
2014 161
2015 137

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 4,351 109
2006 4,273 109
2007 4,204 109
2008 4,145 109
2009 4,107 110
2010 4,063 111
2011 3,994 110
2012 3,933 110
2013 3,867 110
2014 3,525 96
2015 3,186 83

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 328
2006 329
2007 330
2008 331
2009 332
2010 333
2011 334
2012 335
2013 336
2014 296
2015 253