Searching arrest records in Spalding County, GA can be a bit challenging because none of the arrest records are available online. You can search current inmates by using the online database through the Georgia Department of Corrections; however, this will not give you a list of active arrest warrants for Spalding County. In order to search for arrest records in Spalding County, you will need to visit the court in person to search the Spalding County public records.
To do a warrant search in Spalding County, you must go to the Magistrate’s Court. The Magistrate’s Court is where all arrest warrants are issued for Spalding County. The Magistrate issues arrest warrants and search warrants after hearing sworn testimony proving there is probable cause for an arrest warrant. To find an active or outstanding arrest warrant, contact the Magistrate’s Court at 770-467-4336. The court is located at 132 East Solomon Street in Griffin, Georgia.
The other location you want to search for arrest records in Spalding County is the Clerk of Court. The Clerk of Court maintains court records for the county and will have the records of any criminal proceedings held before the court. You can contact the Clerk of Superior Court at 770-467-4356 or by going to the office at 132 E. Solomon Street, Griffin, GA 30223.
As a last resort, you can contact the Sheriff’s Office for Spalding County to search for arrest warrants. The Sheriff’s Office should also be able to provide you with a list of the most wanted criminals for Spalding County. You can contact the Warrant Division at 401 Justice Blvd, Griffin, GA 30224 or by telephone at 770-467-4282.
Between 1999 and 2008, there were 22,654 crimes in Spalding County - - that was an average of one crime every three hours. Spalding County had a fairly high crime rate during this time, averaging 2,361 crimes per year. During 2007 and 2008, the crime rate jumped significantly to over 3,600 crimes per year.