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Powell County, MT Jail and Prison System

POWELL County has 125 jails with an average daily population of 99 inmates with a total of 125 jail population. When breaking down the POWELL County jail population by gender, females are a minority compared to male prisoners and make 15% with 19 female and 102 male inmates.
  • 125 Jails
  • 125 Prisoners
  • 1,510% Jail Rate

How Does Powell County Inmate Search Work?

Powell County inmate records are public files that anyone can acquire easily. The Freedom of Information Act governs the rules regarding Powell county inmate records which provide a lot of useful insights about a person.

Powell County Parole and Probation

Powell County Parole

Parole is when an incarcerated person is allowed to leave their sentence early because they have followed the rules while serving their time. A parole board rules on who gets to receive parole and who does not. You can review Powell county parole records and find out a lot about a parolee . Some things contained in the Powell county parole files may be information about their punishment and their crimes. You might also get to review details about where they were held and the terms of their parole.

Powell County Probation

Along with those parolees that have been released, you might also be able to review Powell county probation records detailing men and women who were not incarcerated but instead was put on probation. Probation does not come without some rules . Probationers must see a probation officer once a week plus follow other rules. Typically,Powell county criminal records will show the criminal’s crimes, their probationary sentence, and the ruling justice department details who sentenced them. Along with that facts , you may see images , fingerprints, physical details about the probationer , and other details.

Powell County Booking

Powell county bookings are also helpful when looking for stats on whether or not a stranger has been arrested. When a perpetrator is arrested, the officer fills out paperwork and then holds them in a incarceration cell , which essentially becomes their Powell county booking record. It may also include things like fingerprints, photos , physical details, their name, and address, officer in charge , the details of the crime, the location, and any trucks that were involved. The general public has the ability to get a copy of someone’s Powell county booking records without any type of approval .

Powell County Incarceration Statistics

Over the past 45 years, the incarceration rate in POWELL County has increased by 1,289% going from 9 inmates yearly to 125 inmates.

Even though women are the fastest growing group of inmates in POWELL County, men still make up the vast majority of inmates admitted to prison each year - nearly rate of 2,476 per 100,000 U.S residents yearly across the county.

Inmate Population and Incarceration Rates in Powell County, MT

POWELL County has th highest jail incarceration rate across Montana, yet from the total of 125 inmates only 125 are currently confined, the rest 7,143 are pretrial inmates and are awaiting trial, being tried, or awaiting a verdict.

Powell County Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2010-2015 years

Total Inmate Population89101113125125125
Pretrial Population0007,1437,1437,143
Confined Population89101113125125125

Powell County Incarceration Statistics by Gender

In POWELL County, males are incarcerated in jail at a rate of 1,775 per 100,000 male U.S. residents, which is nearly 5 times more than female incarceration rate, of 457 per 100,000 female U.S. residents. From 2010 to 2015, the male incarceration rate decreased by 39%, while the female incarceration rate lowered by 10%.

Powell County Female Population, Rate & Count for 2010-2015 years


Powell County Male Population, Rate & Count for 2010-2015 years


Breaking Down Powell County Inmates By Race

In POWELL County, white people are incarcerated in jail on average at a rate of 1,438 per 100,000 white U.S. residents, which is higher by 80% from incarceration rate of black people. The Hispanic incarceration rate in POWELL County is on average at a rate of 3,810 per 100,000 Hispanic U.S. residents.

Powell County Incarceration Rates by Race, for 2010-2015 years


Powell County Prisons and Jails

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