Search Rensselaer County, NY Inmate Records

Rensselaer County, NY jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Rensselaer County holds 1 jails with a total of 108,936 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Rensselaer County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Rensselaer County Quick Facts

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Rensselaer County Population Total
53,020 / 66 / 35
Female Population, Rate & Count
53,675 / 531 / 285
Male Population, Rate & Count
$59,432
Median Income
3,048.3
Arrest Rate
194.6
Local Jail Rate
213
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
281
Population Total Confined
186
Pretrial Rate
2,890
Admit Rate
3,163
Admit Count
108,936
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Rensselaer County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 46.98% of all the crimes committed in the county - 249 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.19% out of all the crimes in Rensselaer County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

2.83%
Violent Crime
0.19%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
0.38%
Revised Rape
0.57%
Robbery
1.70%
Aggravated Assault
46.98%
Property Crime
7.36%
Burglary
37.92%
Larceny Theft
1.70%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.38%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20052006200720102011201220132015
Violent Crime Total3342403429372412
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter00000000
Revised Rape00000000
Legacy Rape25312300
Robbery08423233
Aggravated Assault312933312432219
Property Crime Total158222208248212200211289
Burglary4061566455705943
Larceny Theft109148148168149126146240
Motor Vehicle Theft9134168466
Arson00252100

Rensselaer County Jail Demographics

The county has 160,101 people confined with a jail population density of 167 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 54,124 women and 54,812 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 156,104
2006 157,312
2007 158,243
2008 159,011
2009 159,150
2010 159,346
2011 159,654
2012 159,572
2013 159,653
2014 159,774
2015 160,101

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 53,675 53,020
2006 54,367 53,627
2007 54,763 54,090
2008 55,027 54,489
2009 55,234 54,561
2010 55,533 54,737
2011 55,645 55,054
2012 55,297 54,675
2013 55,013 54,420
2014 54,768 54,229
2015 54,812 54,124

A Timeline of Rensselaer County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 531 66
2006 517 65
2007 505 63
2008 495 62
2009 486 61
2010 476 61
2011 468 59
2012 463 59
2013 458 59
2014 458 59
2015 458 59

Rensselaer County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

57.83%
White
4.77%
Black
2.97%
Latino
0.16%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 3,048 and a local jail rate of 195 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 186 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 2,890, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 4,007 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

2,890
Admit Rate
195
Local Jail Rate
186
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Rensselaer is 213 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 276 imprisonments a day.

Rensselaer County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 259
2006 248
2007 239
2008 231
2009 223
2010 215
2011 207
2012 201
2013 195
2014 195
2015 195

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 4,007 164
2006 3,830 165
2007 3,672 167
2008 3,523 169
2009 3,388 172
2010 3,247 175
2011 3,109 177
2012 3,003 181
2013 2,890 186
2014 2,890 186
2015 2,890 186

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 276
2006 268
2007 260
2008 253
2009 245
2010 237
2011 229
2012 221
2013 213
2014 213
2015 213