If you have an active warrant in your name in any Arizona county, you can be arrested in any county within the state under that arrest warrant. Therefore, it is a good idea to do a warrant search if you believe that an arrest warrant has been issued in your name. To perform a warrant search in Greenlee County, you must understand how arrest warrants are issued through the judicial system.
There are two Justices of the Peace for Greenlee County that issue arrest warrants in Greenlee County. Once a Justice issues an arrest warrant, he will give it to law enforcement to execute. Therefore, you should begin your search for outstanding warrants with the Justice of the Peace. The office for Precinct I is located at 253 Fifth Street in Clifton, AZ 85533. The office for Precinct II is located at 1684 Fairgrounds Road in Duncan, AZ 85534. You should check with both offices to make sure that you find all arrest warrants issued in Greenlee County.
Some criminal cases may be referred to the Superior Court or originated by the Superior Court. Therefore, you should check the AJB’s Pubic Access website for active criminal cases in Greenlee County. Should you find an open criminal case, contact the Clerk of Court for further information.
Of course, you can always obtain copies of arrest records and check for outstanding warrants by contacting the Greenlee County Sheriff’s Office. The Sheriff’s Office can assist the public with criminal background checks in addition to providing information about arrest warrants.
Greenlee County, AZ crime data
Approximately 360 crimes were reported in Greenlee County from 2003 through 2008. No murders were reported during this time although almost sixty assaults were reported. Almost one-half of all crimes during this time were related to theft. During these years, crimes decreased by 1% and the average crime rate per year was approximately 80 crimes.