Because information on arrest records and outstanding warrants is kept by all state departments, you can go to one or all of the government departments that find a mention further in this article. While all agencies will offer the provision for an arrest warrant search in the City of Bristol, VA, each office also has a unique set of details that you may not find with another department.
For example, the police will not just be able to tell you about the crimes that your subject was associated with and the outstanding warrants to his name but also you will be able to get details on the crime statistics for your area and even a most wanted list from the law enforcement agency.
If you were to go to the court of the magistrate, you can find a range of ancillary information along with data on arrest warrants from the City of Bristol. It is typical for the office of the judge to issue details on the release of other legal processes as well. So, you can find out about any bench warrants in the name of your subject as well as criminal summons that might be used against this person.
The county clerk's office also offers details on active warrants for arrests. In fact, this is the agency that can get you the most significant amount of supplemental data. For instance, the clerk of court keeps the court dockets for civil as well as criminal matters, so you can also get information on the criminal cases that are being fought in the name of the subject through an inquiry submitted with this department. To connect with these agencies, go to:
- Law enforcement: 417 Cumberland St, Bristol, Virginia 24201
- Judiciary: 497 Cumberland St, Bristol, VA 24201
- County clerk: Given above
Through the decade that ended in 2008, approximately 750 complaints were received by the police of the City of Bristol, Virginia in matters pertaining to violent acts while another 6300 cases were made against property crimes. Of the annual incident average of almost 770 cases, about 10% are violent in nature while the remaining are thefts, robberies, etc.