Brown County Warrants and Arrest Records Search

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How do you get your hands on the arrest log and the warrant list for Brown County, SD?

Here is the deal- Yes, you can get access to an arrest report as well as details on arrest warrants issued in Brown County. But, none of that information is available online. Neither the police nor the DOC provide details on recent arrests in Brown County on their websites. And if information on arrests is not available, you can forget all about finding an online tool for a warrant search.

So, how do you get your hands on Brown County arrests records?

The only way to obtain information on arrests in Brown County is by personally approaching the local police. Even then, you need to understand that what you get will essentially be the arrest report of an individual. This, too, will pertain to his current or last detention.

Do not confuse this with the arrest log, as that would have details on all recent arrests in Brown County. Similarly, do not mistake this to be the complete arrests records for your subject, which would contain details of all instances when he was taken into custody.

In simple words, going to the Sheriff’s Office would be a good option if you want to know whether DUI arrests led to your friends not making it back to their homes. To contact the police for the arrest inquiry, you can call on them at 22 SE Court Street, Aberdeen, SD 57401. Another way is to speak to them on (605) 626-7100. Because this is also the number of the local detention center, you should have no trouble finding out if your subject is in their custody.

What if you want to initiate a warrant check in Brown County?

If you are concerned about warrants issued in the area in general, this is information is not available, neither online nor offline. However, you can access details on arrests warrants against a particular person. The SD judiciary offers the facility to scour through their criminal records online.

So, you can use the tool at for your warrant search. They charge $20 for each inquiry, even when no arrests records or warrants are found in the name of the subject. On the plus side, because this tool accesses information from a state level database, you will get details on all warrants issued in SD against your subject.

How do you access jail records for Brown County?

Once again, do not confuse the offender search facility offered by the DOC for an inmate search app. What the tool at is doing is essentially granting you access to data on convicts who are currently doing time in state penitentiaries. In other words, these are arrests records that involve a conviction and sentencing.

Will state agencies provide an arrest report or details about warrants from Brown County over the phone? (Updated-2021)         

  • For details on recent arrests and inmate arrest records, call 605-626-7100
  • For information on victim’s assistance, call the 605-626-7130
  • For criminal case court dates and information on accessing criminal judicial records, call 605-626-2451

Crime statistics of Brown County

Brown County’s yearly crime average increased by 13% in 2019, reaching 49 incidents. Violent crimes led to the filing of 9 complaints. Among these were 2 occurrences of rape and 7 cases of serious assault. Larceny-theft accounted for 17 of the property crime complaints, while burglaries accounted for 19 of them.

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Crime stats for Brown County, South Dakota!

Overall, the crime rates for Brown County are on the higher side as compared to the other areas of SD, although they stand at 50% of the country-wide averages for both violent and property crimes. The annual ranking of Brown County for violent crimes stands at 12 and that for property crimes stands at 20, with 1 being the safest.