Search Hancock County, WV Inmate Records

Hancock County, WV jails hold prisoners after an arrest or people who have been transferred to the county from a detention center. Hancock County holds 0 jails with a total of 19,030 inmates. These correctional facilities have private cells for extremely violent criminals or controversial suspects. Hancock County jails are subject to health and medical restrictions and have to provide medical care to all its inmates.

Hancock County Quick Facts

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Hancock County Population Total
10,232 / 64 / 7
Female Population, Rate & Count
10,037 / 535 / 54
Male Population, Rate & Count
$38,522
Median Income
2,850.8
Arrest Rate
301.6
Local Jail Rate
57
Local Jail Count (the average # of people in jail for one day)
60
Population Total Confined
192
Pretrial Rate
3,744
Admit Rate
708
Admit Count
19,030
Yearly Prisoner Count

County Crimes by Type

Hancock County is well known for its Property Crime Totals, it has a share of 40.98% of all the crimes committed in the county - 50 Property Crime Total cases. Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter is the least trendy crime of the area with only 0.00% out of all the crimes in Hancock County.

Crimes % in 2016 - TOTAL ALL AGENCIES

8.20%
Violent Crime
0.00%
Murder and Nonnegligent Manslaughter
2.46%
Revised Rape
0.82%
Robbery
4.92%
Aggravated Assault
40.98%
Property Crime
14.75%
Burglary
22.13%
Larceny Theft
4.10%
Motor Vehicle Theft
1.64%
Arson

The Timeline of the County Crime Trends

200720092012201320142015
Violent Crime Total462101214
Murder And Nonnegligent Manslaughter000001
Revised Rape000420
Legacy Rape000000
Robbery000124
Aggravated Assault462589
Property Crime Total21157645160
Burglary642302123
Larceny Theft1475282434
Motor Vehicle Theft140663
Arson000210

Hancock County Jail Demographics

The county has 29,844 people confined with a jail population density of 229 prisoners per jail. When breaking down the population by gender, females are a majority compared to male prisoners, being 9,523 women and 9,507 men.

A Timeline of Yearly Data Pop Total from 2005-2015

Year Total Population
2005 31,510
2006 31,266
2007 30,887
2008 30,802
2009 30,748
2010 30,662
2011 30,516
2012 30,328
2013 30,229
2014 30,112
2015 29,844

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

Year Male Population Female Population
2005 10,037 10,232
2006 9,983 10,230
2007 9,870 10,137
2008 9,852 10,086
2009 9,802 10,053
2010 9,829 10,026
2011 9,792 10,016
2012 9,634 9,875
2013 9,519 9,773
2014 9,471 9,670
2015 9,507 9,523

A Timeline of Hancock County Incarceration by Gender

Year Male Rate Female Rate
2005 535 64
2006 542 144
2007 617 79
2008 501 65
2009 575 100
2010 572 47
2011 659 88
2012 660 62
2013 550 70
2014 435 79
2015 545 65

Hancock County Prison Records by Race & Ethnicity

60.21%
White
1.80%
Black
0.90%
Latino
0.09%
Asian

County Jail Statistics

The county has an arrest rate of 2,851 and a local jail rate of 302 inmates per year and a pretrial rate of 192 pre trials per 100,000 residents aged from 15 to 64. The jail admit rate for the area equals 3,744, which is higher compared to the statistics of 2005 - 3,364 incarcerations a year.

Local Jail, Pretrial and Admit Rates

3,744
Admit Rate
302
Local Jail Rate
192
Pretrial Rate

The average jail count for Hancock is 57 incarcerations in a day. The numbers have increased during the last 10 years, when there were on average 56 imprisonments a day.

Hancock County Incarceration Rates

Year Jail Rate
2005 276
2006 282
2007 326
2008 250
2009 312
2010 302
2011 321
2012 326
2013 297
2014 268
2015 302

Pretrial vs. Admit Rates Timeline

Year Admit Rate Pretrial Rate
2005 3,364 148
2006 3,856 177
2007 4,365 147
2008 4,067 175
2009 3,861 165
2010 3,112 154
2011 4,477 154
2012 4,043 162
2013 4,234 136
2014 4,432 110
2015 3,744 192

The Average Number of Incarcerations per Day

Year Jail Count
2005 56
2006 57
2007 65
2008 50
2009 62
2010 60
2011 64
2012 64
2013 57
2014 51
2015 57