Torrance County Warrants and Arrest Records Search

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In Torrance County, NM, an arrest warrant search can be started by simply visiting the local police department or the county clerk’s office. Another agency that also caters to applicants interested in crime history information is the court of the magistrate. It is hard to say which would be the best option for initiating an inquiry into arrest records and active warrants. Each of these agencies can offer so much more than just subject-specific crime history data.

If one were to talk about the sheriff’s office, what comes to mind is that police officer make all arrests in the area. Also, the sheriff’s office is the petitioner for the issue of active warrants from Torrance County. This puts them in the perfect position to hold information on detentions and the issue of arrest directives.

The county clerk’s office is in charge of maintaining the repository of court dockets, so they deal with the civil and criminal tribunals in the area. Hence don’t be surprised to find information on civil cases, including details on the release of bench warrants, from this department.

Finally, the magistrate court issues all legal orders, including outstanding warrants from Torrance County, criminal summons, and more. So, you can find information on all of these through the court of the judge. To get in touch with them, go to:

  • The police: PO Box 498, 205 9th Street, Estancia, New Mexico 87016
  • The county clerk: 205 9th Street, Estancia, New Mexico 87016
  • The court of the magistrate: 9th St, Estancia, NM 87016

Is it possible to get a hold of Torrance County’s warrant list and arrest records over the phone? (At the time of writing, 2021)      

  • Information about recent arrests- 505-384-2711 (Torrance County Detention Facility).
  • Information on accessing arrest records and police reports- 505-544-4900 (Sheriff’s Records Division).
  • Information on arrest warrants 505-832-4476/505-384-2926 (Magistrate’s Court).
  • Information on criminal court records- 505-384-2974 (Clerk of Court).
  • Information on victim’s assistance- 505-384-2974 (Torrance County Prosecuting Attorney).

Crime statistics of Torrance County

In 2019, the Torrance County Sheriff’s Department dealt with about 170 criminal complaints. Around 100 of these complaints were for property crimes. There were 25 cases of larceny-theft, 57 incidents of burglary, and 23 cases of motor vehicle theft in this category. Allegations of aggravated assault resulted in the filing of 59 violent crime complaints.

The Torrance County, New Mexico police have done a great job driving away violent criminals from the area. Their efforts can be seen because the violent criminal activity has seen a record decline of 60% in recent years. Although reported crimes seem to have gone in the opposite direction, the rise in their figures has been modest at less than 5%.

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