Search Essex County, NY Inmate Records

Essex County, NY jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Essex County holds 3 jails with a total of 25,165 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Essex County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Essex County Quick Facts

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Essex County Population Total
12,146 / 71 / 9
Female Population, Rate & Count
14,290 / 119 / 17
Male Population, Rate & Count
$47,380
Median Income
3,325.9
Arrest Rate
239.0
Local Jail Rate
61
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
85
Population Total Confined
274
Pretrial Rate
3,146
Admit Rate
803
Admit Count
25,165
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Essex County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 50.00% of all the crimes committed in the county - 6 Property Crime Total cases. Violent Crime Total is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in Essex County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

50.00%
Property Crime
50.00%
Larceny Theft

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

200820092012
Violent Crime Total003
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter000
Revised Rape000
Legacy Rape000
Robbery000
Aggravated Assault003
Property Crime Total006
Burglary003
Larceny Theft003
Motor Vehicle Theft000
Arson000

Essex County Jail Demographics

The county has 38,371 people confined with a jail population density of 14 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 11,561 women and 13,604 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 39,321
2006 39,490
2007 39,373
2008 39,435
2009 39,478
2010 39,289
2011 39,468
2012 39,066
2013 38,857
2014 38,679
2015 38,371

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 14,290 12,146
2006 14,344 12,224
2007 14,291 12,160
2008 14,284 12,135
2009 14,227 12,131
2010 14,152 12,103
2011 14,161 12,067
2012 13,971 11,831
2013 13,722 11,802
2014 13,657 11,635
2015 13,604 11,561

A Timeline of Essex County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 119 71
2006 162 75
2007 206 80
2008 250 85
2009 295 89
2010 341 94
2011 385 99
2012 435 105
2013 488 110
2014 488 110
2015 488 110

Essex County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

59.06%
White
2.66%
Black
2.68%
Latino
0.24%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 3,326 and a local jail rate of 239 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 274 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 3,146, which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 1,381 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

3,146
Admit Rate
239
Local Jail Rate
274
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Essex is 61 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 19 imprisonments a day.

Essex County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 72
2006 103
2007 134
2008 166
2009 197
2010 229
2011 261
2012 297
2013 239
2014 239
2015 239

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 1,381 26
2006 1,580 56
2007 1,794 86
2008 2,003 116
2009 2,216 146
2010 2,433 177
2011 2,644 207
2012 2,900 241
2013 3,146 274
2014 3,146 274
2015 3,146 274

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 19
2006 27
2007 36
2008 44
2009 52
2010 60
2011 69
2012 77
2013 61
2014 61
2015 61