In Gloucester County, Virginia arrest records and warrants related data can be found through the office of the sheriff or the judicial entities that are involved in issuing active warrants in the area. Because an order for detention basically comes from the court, you can find details on arrest warrants from both the magistrate's court and the office of the county clerk.
Apart from these state agencies, you can also get a warrant search done online through a website like this which maintains a private database of information on active warrants issued in Gloucester County and the rest of the country. In fact, you also likely to find a range of other details through this site such as conviction and incarceration records and release details.
Similarly, if you were to approach a government agency, they would be able to help you with details on the Gloucester outstanding warrants issued against a person and information on the most wanted criminals in the area along with general crime statistics and more. In fact, you could also get at least one of the departments mentioned below to divulge information from the civil courts to you.
- The police: 7502 Justice Dr, Gloucester, Virginia 23061
- The county clerk: Main Street, Gloucester, Virginia 23061
- The court of the magistrate: 7400 Justice Dr, Gloucester Courthouse, VA 23061
In the most cases, a formal application will have to be put in for Gloucester County arrest warrant details. However, with the department of the clerk of court, you can simply browse through the court dockets directory by using the public terminals at the local justice center. Similarly, with private information vendors, you could just request the data you need online.
Gloucester County, VA figures in the middle of the crime scale of the state given the 500 incident reports that are filed in criminal matters with the local police. Add to this the fairly low violent crime rate which stands at just about 6% of the total annual incident figure and it is easy to understand why residents of this area feel so safe.