Search King County, WA Inmate Records

King County, WA jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. King County holds 6 jails with a total of 1,469,659 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. King County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

King County Quick Facts

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King County Population Total
637,727 / 56 / 358
Female Population, Rate & Count
647,170 / 388 / 2,511
Male Population, Rate & Count
$71,811
Median Income
2,871.2
Arrest Rate
51.5
Local Jail Rate
763
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
763
Population Total Confined
36
Pretrial Rate
1,738
Admit Rate
25,748
Admit Count
1,469,659
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

King County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 46.09% of all the crimes committed in the county - 4,397 Property Crime Total cases. Revised Rape is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in King County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

4.01%
Violent Crime
0.03%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
1.02%
Robbery
2.26%
Aggravated Assault
45.76%
Property Crime
14.07%
Burglary
22.54%
Larceny Theft
9.15%
Motor Vehicle Theft
0.46%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

20052006200720082009201020112012201320142015
Violent Crime Total663657685549572471430405377419378
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter8151686757449
Revised Rape00000000000
Legacy Rape125101121107100928564668774
Robbery15618521218116712412712711312185
Aggravated Assault374356336253299248213207194207210
Property Crime Total10,1768,7697,9007,0406,4466,2425,5735,5555,2915,1674,557
Burglary2,6662,5942,4662,4072,3052,0952,2002,4362,1051,9711,541
Larceny Theft5,3744,4834,1703,7293,3863,4202,7492,5252,4982,4102,319
Motor Vehicle Theft2,1361,6921,264904755727624594688786697
Arson214233158104128948259425852

King County Jail Demographics

The county has 2,114,256 people confined with a jail population density of 700 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners, being 730,294 women and 739,365 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 1,795,268
2006 1,822,967
2007 1,847,986
2008 1,875,020
2009 1,912,012
2010 1,937,424
2011 1,972,113
2012 2,008,526
2013 2,046,956
2014 2,079,967
2015 2,114,256

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 647,170 637,727
2006 658,935 648,796
2007 668,436 658,273
2008 679,344 666,008
2009 691,053 676,018
2010 696,324 683,058
2011 708,279 693,180
2012 717,595 702,496
2013 730,360 711,118
2014 740,820 719,643
2015 739,365 730,294

A Timeline of King County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 388 56
2006 336 51
2007 354 49
2008 327 49
2009 327 34
2010 298 42
2011 286 38
2012 276 38
2013 322 53
2014 318 60
2015 68 20

King County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

44.92%
White
4.92%
Black
6.30%
Latino
0.59%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,871 and a local jail rate of 51 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 36 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 1,738, which is lower compared to the statistics of 2005 - 5,438 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

1,738
Admit Rate
51
Local Jail Rate
36
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for King is 763 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have decreased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 2,826 imprisonments a day.

King County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 220
2006 200
2007 209
2008 201
2009 180
2010 173
2011 160
2012 168
2013 177
2014 176
2015 51

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 5,438 159
2006 3,632 165
2007 4,465 156
2008 4,170 142
2009 3,444 136
2010 3,478 130
2011 3,386 122
2012 3,488 118
2013 4,372 145
2014 4,099 155
2015 1,738 36

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 2,826
2006 2,610
2007 2,771
2008 2,705
2009 2,466
2010 2,387
2011 2,244
2012 2,385
2013 2,547
2014 2,569
2015 763