Cottonwood County Minnesota Inmate Jail Records

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NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
(2071)Cottonwood County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Cottonwood County Jail902 5th AvenueWindomMN56101507-831-1375
Cottonwood County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Cottonwood County Sheriff's Office902 5th AvenueWindomMN56101507-831-1375
Cottonwood County Sheriffs Department / Cottonwood County Jail902 5th AvenueWindomMN56101507-831-1376
Cottonwood County Inmate & Jail Records Databases
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Cottonwood County Jail Records
Jail Population Held for State Prison1
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison
Jail Population Held for State Jail2
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies
Jail Population Held for ICE
Pretrial Jail Population9
Female Pretrial Jail Population
Male Pretrial Jail Population3
Total Jail Admissions269
Total Jail Population12
Female Jail Population5
Male Jail Population12
Asian Jail Population
Black Jail Population
Latino Jail Population1
Native Jail Population1
White Jail Population10
Total Prison Population28
Female Prison Population4
Male Prison Population24
Total Prison Admissions21
Female Prison Admissions5
Male Prison Admissions16
Asian Prison Admissions
Black Prison Admissions
Latino Prison Admissions
Native Prison Admissions
White Prison Admissions18
Other Prison Admissions3
Asian Prison Population
Black Prison Population
Latino Prison Population6
Native Prison Population
White Prison Population20
Other Prison Population2

Jail Records in Cottonwood County Minnesota

It is a known fact that the public have all the right to access public records and jail records are no exceptions. It is also a known fact that criminal offenders are deprived of their constitutional rights and thrown out of jail immediately upon their arrest. Since these violations can cause irreparable damage on the person’s standing in the society, these are highly sensitive issues that should be protected by the law. Hence it is necessary that we have access to these files so that the people involved can be pinpointed and brought to justice.

Obtaining jail records in Minnesota can be done at various places. For instance, the state or county where the crime happened can have the documents but if the incident occurred in another state, you will have to approach the national prison system for access to jail records. There are several reasons why one would want to access Minnesota jail records. The first reason is to check on the background of an individual particularly when they are about to hire someone or are about to enter into a romantic relationship with them. Criminal background checks can give you the peace of mind that your loved ones are safe and sound. Moreover, this can help protect you from becoming a victim yourself.

There are various web sites that claim to offer free criminal records search. But be careful; there is no free lunch when it comes to public records. Free search means limited information. You can look up criminal records, but you can not get specific details about the individual who you are searching. Free searches are only available in localities where criminal cases are common.

When you search for jail records, you will be directed to pages containing information on arrests, convictions, sentence, and time served in jail. Statewide, this data is stored in the MHA (Master Health Information Database) database. But since the MHA is not statewide, you cannot search for jail records in Minnesota by using the MHA. Hence, you will have to use other databases. Searching the MHA costs money, so if you do not have the resources to pay for it, you should consider using the free search method.

When you search for criminal records online, you will only get basic information. The name of the individual, his age, date of birth, social security number, and his sex are the basic information you can expect to obtain. Other information such as past addresses, criminal history, and sex crimes are to be expected. If the person was convicted of a crime, there may be additional information available, including aggravation levels and minimum jail sentence. This type of search requires payment, but since it is only minimal, you should consider it if you want to conduct several searches in the future.

However, if you want faster results, you can always use a paid search. Most paid databases offer search tools such as birth, death, and marriage records. Aside from jail records, you can also expect to find court records, jail records, and inmate records. If you are going to use the free method, make sure that the site provides these services.