Search Salem County, NJ Inmate Records

Salem County, NJ jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Salem County holds 1 jails with a total of 41,412 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Salem County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Salem County Quick Facts

398
Salem County Population Total
21,662 / 102 / 22
Female Population, Rate & Count
21,246 / 1,224 / 26
Male Population, Rate & Count
$59,718
Median Income
8,631.1
Arrest Rate
904.5
Local Jail Rate
372
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
398
Population Total Confined
793
Pretrial Rate
17,307
Admit Rate
7,118
Admit Count
41,412
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

2009201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total0003020
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter0000000
Revised Rape0000000
Legacy Rape0000000
Robbery0000000
Aggravated Assault0003020
Property Crime Total0000100
Burglary0000000
Larceny Theft0000100
Motor Vehicle Theft0000000
Arson0000000

Salem County Jail Demographics

The county has 63,941 people confined with a jail population density of 124 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 20,797 women and 20,615 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 65,388
2006 65,831
2007 65,864
2008 65,974
2009 66,183
2010 65,992
2011 66,028
2012 65,664
2013 65,106
2014 64,715
2015 63,941

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 21,246 21,662
2006 21,447 21,962
2007 21,486 22,092
2008 21,587 22,147
2009 21,636 22,220
2010 21,425 22,154
2011 21,477 22,059
2012 21,225 21,792
2013 20,897 21,445
2014 20,659 21,240
2015 20,615 20,797

A Timeline of Salem County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 1,224 102
2006 1,224 119
2007 1,233 137
2008 1,239 155
2009 1,248 173
2010 1,272 192
2011 1,280 212
2012 1,307 233
2013 1,340 256
2014 1,413 285
2015 1,475 317

Salem County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

49.32%
White
9.01%
Black
5.03%
Latino
0.21%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 8,631 and a local jail rate of 904 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 793 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 17,307, which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 7,048 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

17,307
Admit Rate
904
Local Jail Rate
793
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Salem is 372 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 181 imprisonments a day.

Salem County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 422
2006 462
2007 505
2008 548
2009 591
2010 639
2011 684
2012 738
2013 796
2014 846
2015 904

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 7,048 487
2006 7,755 495
2007 8,511 507
2008 9,263 519
2009 10,017 531
2010 10,866 548
2011 11,663 563
2012 12,599 583
2013 13,608 607
2014 15,370 696
2015 17,307 793

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 181
2006 201
2007 220
2008 240
2009 259
2010 279
2011 298
2012 318
2013 337
2014 355
2015 372