Dunn County Warrants and Arrest Records Search

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Arrest warrant searches from Dunn County, WI, have gained relative prominence in recent years. This is understandable, as an increasing number of people are being given to understand the sheer power of a legal order such as an active warrant. These directives work differently from all other judicial provisions available to the police and the court.

A comparison of Dunn County arrest warrants with other court-issued orders, such as bench warrants, which are used against those who are in contempt of court, highlights the difference in the process used for the issue of active warrants. Unlike bench orders, the release of an outstanding warrant has to be backed by a probable cause affidavit that comes from the sheriff’s office.

The magistrate has to approve the evidence admitted in court for the availability of probable cause, and only then will a warrant be issued. In contrast, bench warrants are released at the court’s discretion, and the cops have no role o play in their issue. Search warrants and criminal summons are also issued when petitions are filed for these directives.

The cops and the judiciary maintain arrest records pertaining to the execution of warrants. Also, it should be stated here that no other judicial decree has the unrestricted reach of active warrants, nor are they perpetual in nature like these outstanding warrants. In essence, arrests can be made under the provisions of active warrants at any time, at any place, and even years after the issue of the order. To initiate an inquiry into Dunn County arrest records and outstanding warrants, you can go to:

  • The police: 615 Stokke Parkway, Menomonie, Wisconsin 54751
  • The county clerk: As below
  • The court of the magistrate: 800 Wilson Ave, Menomonie, WI 54751

Who can help you with an over-the-phone warrant search and arrests inquiry in Dunn County? (2021- Update)

  • If you have a general law and order question, call the Sheriff’s Department at (715)232-1348.
  • If you need arrest records, contact them at (715) 231-2900.
  • If you have any questions regarding recent arrests, contact the Dunn County Jail at (715)232-2220.
  • If you have a question regarding a criminal matter, contact the Investigation Division at (715)232-1564 (for victims only).
  • If you wish to understand how to get access to criminal case records, contact the Clerk of Court’s office at (715) 232-2611.
  • If you need help for a victim, contact the District Attorney’s Office at (715) 232-1687.

Crime statistics of Dunn County

In 2019, the Dunn County Sheriff’s Office handled over 231 criminal complaints. Of these, 212 of the reports were for property offences, while 19 were for violent crimes. Larceny-theft had the greatest occurrence rate among property crimes, with nearly 124 instances filed. As far as violent crimes were concerned, assaults brought in the highest number of complaints, at 14 cases.An estimated 2000 criminal complaints make their way to the sheriff’s office of Dunn County, Wisconsin, every year. Of the cases filed, about 4% are instances of violence. In the last few years, there has been a growth of almost 79% in this crime category. However, reported crime decreased by nearly 20%.

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