Bay County Criminal and Public Records

Below you will find information and resources for Bay County public records. This includes arrest records, criminal data, judicial records, court & vital records.

Bay County is one of 60 counties in the state of Florida that we have criminal records data for. With a population of 837,764, it is the 19th most populous county in Florida. We’ve compiled a list of free public records resources as well as some interesting criminal stats. If you’re looking for records about a specific person in Bay County, try our Public Records Search.

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Crime in Bay County

2015 is the latest year we have criminal statistics for Bay County. In that year, there were 613 major violent crimes and 4,422 major property crimes. Keep in mind that on top of those crimes, there were also minor crimes not included in our stats.

On a per capita basis, Bay County ranked 269th for violent crimes and 301st for property crimes.

To learn more about crimes in specific localities, please review our city pages.

You can also see criminal and court records for other Florida counties.

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Bay County Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 583 613
Murder 11 3
Rape 39 37
Agg. Assault 416 439
Robbery 117 134
Property Crimes 4620 4422
Burglary 758 660
Larceny 3620 3552
Vehicle Thefts 242 210
Arson 11 4

Vehicle Thefts in Bay County, FL

Year Vehicle Thefts
2006 216
2007 231
2008 211
2009 164
2010 182
2011 160
2012 174
2013 153
2014 242
2015 210

Violent Crimes in Bay County, FL

Year Violent Crimes
2006 879
2007 598
2008 659
2009 597
2010 507
2011 570
2012 529
2013 555
2014 583
2015 613

Bay County Court Records

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