Jefferson County Criminal and Public Records

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


Jefferson County is one of 112 counties in the state of Missouri that we have criminal records data for. With a population of 575,988, it is the 16th most populous county in Missouri. 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 Jefferson County, try our Public Records Search.

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Crime in Jefferson County

2015 is the latest year we have criminal statistics for Jefferson County. In that year, there were 167 major violent crimes and 1,763 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, Jefferson County ranked 470th for violent crimes and 517th 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 Missouri counties.


Jefferson County Arrest Records by City

Jefferson County Crime Rate Information


Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 163 167
Murder 0 2
Rape 16 11
Agg. Assault 126 137
Robbery 21 17
Property Crimes 1760 1763
Burglary 169 146
Larceny 1523 1544
Vehicle Thefts 68 73
Arson 1 4

Murder in Jefferson County, MO

Year Murder
2006 2
2007 1
2008 5
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 1
2013 0
2014 0
2015 2

Agg. Assault in Jefferson County, MO

Year Agg. Assault
2006 268
2007 183
2008 158
2009 141
2010 139
2011 135
2012 111
2013 125
2014 126
2015 137

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