Search Cowlitz County, WA Inmate Records

Cowlitz County, WA jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Cowlitz County holds 2 jails with a total of 64,613 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Cowlitz County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Cowlitz County Quick Facts

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Cowlitz County Population Total
31,337 / 112 / 35
Female Population, Rate & Count
31,626 / 651 / 206
Male Population, Rate & Count
$47,596
Median Income
4,920.4
Arrest Rate
405.0
Local Jail Rate
263
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
263
Population Total Confined
37
Pretrial Rate
12,341
Admit Rate
8,014
Admit Count
64,613
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Cowlitz County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 44.23% of all the crimes committed in the county - 422 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.10% out of all the crimes in Cowlitz County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

5.45%
Violent Crime
0.10%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
1.57%
Revised Rape
0.42%
Robbery
3.35%
Aggravated Assault
44.23%
Property Crime
16.04%
Burglary
21.38%
Larceny Theft
6.81%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.63%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total53484750361027884906976
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter02010013101
Revised Rape00000000402923
Legacy Rape171813259453635000
Robbery14124741434
Aggravated Assault3524332223503745453748
Property Crime Total1,077836684710658583501537592474453
Burglary399308242240236189189186229173150
Larceny Theft565423371407360339275309310253248
Motor Vehicle Theft113105716362553742534855
Arson16565125118224

Cowlitz County Jail Demographics

The county has 103,378 people confined with a jail population density of 57 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 32,373 women and 32,240 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 96,536
2006 99,162
2007 100,744
2008 101,688
2009 102,126
2010 102,392
2011 102,329
2012 101,777
2013 101,729
2014 102,133
2015 103,378

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 31,626 31,337
2006 32,548 32,217
2007 32,956 32,753
2008 33,146 33,036
2009 33,108 33,059
2010 33,103 33,163
2011 32,997 32,888
2012 32,586 32,422
2013 32,371 32,106
2014 32,377 32,043
2015 32,240 32,373

A Timeline of Cowlitz County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 651 112
2006 826 102
2007 871 137
2008 815 151
2009 809 112
2010 819 118
2011 833 155
2012 690 160
2013 667 159
2014 605 148
2015 546 136

Cowlitz County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

54.35%
White
0.72%
Black
5.07%
Latino
1.29%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 4,920 and a local jail rate of 405 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 37 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 12,341, which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 7,702 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

12,341
Admit Rate
405
Local Jail Rate
37
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Cowlitz is 263 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 245 imprisonments a day.

Cowlitz County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 389
2006 382
2007 502
2008 447
2009 459
2010 466
2011 496
2012 435
2013 409
2014 414
2015 405

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 7,702 221
2006 10,708 252
2007 12,538 292
2008 14,418 264
2009 11,900 257
2010 13,928 257
2011 14,641 179
2012 12,673 258
2013 12,946 278
2014 12,699 158
2015 12,341 37

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 245
2006 247
2007 330
2008 296
2009 304
2010 309
2011 327
2012 283
2013 264
2014 267
2015 263