Maricopa County Criminal and Public Records

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We’ve compiled free criminal & public records resources about Maricopa County. Below, we have a list of links to courthouses within Maricopa County as well as helpful criminal statistics. Courthouses are a great resource to find criminal records about specific people in Maricopa County. You can also try our in-depth public records search.

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Crime in Maricopa County vs Arizona

With 35,613,841 people, Maricopa County is the 1st most populous county in Arizona. For the last year we have data, there were 15,145 violent crimes committed in Maricopa County, which averages out to 4,497.7 crimes per 100,000 people. At that rate, Maricopa County ranked 1st statewide when it comes to violent crimes per person.

In terms of murder specifically, Maricopa County ranked 1st in the state with 0.000433 murders per person.

Finding Someone’s Criminal Records in Maricopa County

While general criminal statistics may be helpful, its possible you’re looking for a specific person’s criminal records. At BeenVerified, we’ve compiled extensive criminal & court records about specific people in Maricopa County. All you need to do is enter a first name and last name to begin searching. Narrowing down your search by age or city is helpful, but not required. Search someone’s criminal history.

You can also see criminal and arrest records for other Arizona counties.

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Maricopa County Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 12954 15145
Murder 144 172
Rape 1513 1792
Agg. Assault 7388 8709
Robbery 3909 4472
Property Crimes 96698 115925
Burglary 21427 23389
Larceny 65830 81404
Vehicle Thefts 9441 11132
Arson 601 363

Murder in Maricopa County, AZ

Year Murder
2006 308
2007 294
2008 247
2009 191
2010 181
2011 184
2012 201
2013 174
2014 144
2015 172

Larceny in Maricopa County, AZ

Year Larceny
2006 102009
2007 103038
2008 104969
2009 91994
2010 90378
2011 93200
2012 87502
2013 82735
2014 65830
2015 81404

Maricopa County Court Records

Below you will find information on Maricopa County clerk and courts. Use the resources below to perform a county docket search, case search or inmate lookup as a part of a basic background check. You may also be able to uncover circuit court records, outstanding warrants, sheriff and judicial records by visiting the clerk of courts site.

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