Polk County Inmate Search
Polk County, NC jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Polk County holds 1 jails with a total of 11,813 inmates.These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Polk County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.
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Polk County Quick Facts
County Crimes by Type
The Timeline of the County Crime Trends
Polk County Jail Demographics
The county has 20,344 people confined with a jail population density of 49 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 6,025 women and 5,788 men.
A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015
A Timeline of Yearly Female/Male Incarceration for the Years 2005-2015
A Timeline of Polk County Incarceration by Gender
Polk County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity
County Jail Statistics
The county has an arrest rate of 3,796 and a local jail rate of 233 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 175 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 5,987 which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 3,075 incarcerations a year.
Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates
Polk County Incarceration Rates
Similar Counties to Polk County
Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline
The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day
The average jail count for Polk is 28 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 25 imprisonments a day.