Before I tell you how to do a warrant search in Tuolumne County, CA, let me draw your attention to the most recent crime figures for the area. In 2014, the violent crime average for Tuolumne increased by almost 20% over the figures of 2010.
As a private investigator, I would say that an effective way to protect yourself and your family from the burgeoning crime rates is to know if anybody around you has an active warrant or arrest records to his/her name. But, let me tell you this- you will not be able to circumvent the privacy laws of California and get your hands on third party crime record through the police or judiciary. However, it is really easy to access personal crime history information, so let us start with that.
Who can I approach for a criminal history report?
The California Department of Justice is the only agency in the state that entertains requests for personal criminal records. Typically, you would need this document for immigration, adoption, licensing and employment purposes. This is what you need to do to get this report:
What other options do I have to access information on outstanding warrants and arrest records?
1. The most wanted list for Tuolumne County
You can access the list of criminals on the run from https://tcsd.crimegraphics.com/2013/default.aspx.
2. Jail inmate records for Tuolumne
In the same menu, you will see another option that reads “arrests”. Click on it to learn about recent arrests.
3. The Office of the Clerk of Court
If you know the case number of a criminal matter that is still being heard, you can get information about it from the website of the Tuolumne County judiciary at https://www.tuolumne.courts.ca.gov/GetWeb/CaseLookup.html.
4. Sheriff’ Department
It would also make sense to regularly visit the Facebook page of the Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office at https://www.facebook.com/groups/incidentfeed/.
5. Warrant Search Form
Fill in the first and last name of your subject in the form on top of this page to launch an anonymous inquiry for arrest warrants in the name of this individual.