If you want to do a warrant search in Rockdale County, Georgia, you will need to visit the county Magistrate’s office. The Magistrate Court is responsible for issuing arrest warrants and search warrants after conducting an application hearing. There are no online databases in Rockdale County to search for active or outstanding arrest warrants so you must contact the Magistrate’s Court directly.
The Rockdale County Magistrate Court is located at 945 Court Street, Conyers, GA 30012. If making your request by mail, use the mailing address of PO Box 289, Conyers, GA 30012. However, you should contact the office prior to mailing in a request to check for any fees that may be charged for a warrant search. The telephone number for the Magistrate’s office is 770-278-7800. The office hours are Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.
The Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office is responsible for serving arrest warrants within the county. Checking for outstanding arrest warrants in person at the Sheriff’s office can be risky if you are the one with an active warrant as you may be arrested if you appear in person. While there is not a way to check for active warrants online, the Sheriff’s office does have a registered sex offenders database on its website. The telephone number for the Warrants and Civil division is 770-278-8008.
You can also check to see if someone has been incarcerated within the past 30 days by checking online with the Rockdale County Sherriff’s office. You can search for a specific name or view a list of all current inmates at the jail.
From 2001 through 2008, theft, burglary and auto theft made up almost 90% of the total crimes in Rockdale County. However, during this same time period, violent crimes increased 77 percent. In 2001, Rockdale County had around 1,000 crimes during the entire year but in 2008, there were nearly 4,000 crimes committed in within the county.