Search Alaska Arrest Records

Alaska law allows complete public access to criminal records by anyone. Therefore, you have the legal right to perform an Alaska criminal records search and find out if someone you know has a criminal record in Alaska. It might be someone new in your kid's life or someone you might consider dating or hiring. You can search Alaska arrest records to be safe because you will want to check them out first with a free search.

Alaska Criminal Records Search Online

You can quickly and easily access arrest and warrant for Alaska arrest records for people arrested in Arizona at Alaskan criminal records include everything from DUIs, and traffic violations to misdemeanors and more serious felonies. They are freely available to the public, and they are permanent records so they will always be accessible.

Arrest Records and Warrants

All of Alaska’s nineteen boroughs are represented in the arrest records kept online, so an Alaska arrest records lookup will give you a lot of information about someone who commited a crime. It is helpful to have the jurisdiction where they were arrested and their date of birth, but you can also search using just their name. Local law enforcement and the Criminal Records and Information Bureau of the State Police (ASP) collects Alaska arrest records. The detailed information you can obtain will show if the person was convicted of the crime they were arrested for initially, show any outstanding warrants, and sentencing if they were convicted.

Alaska Background Checks

You want to take precautions in all areas of life especially when encountering someone new that you will trust with your property, business or loved ones so often a background check makes sense. Alaska has been keeping detailed records of sex offenders and criminals for many years so you can get a complete history of precisely who you are dealing with by doing a quick, free search online.

Crime Rate

Total reported incidents in Alaska in 2016 increased by 17.34% compared to 2015 and is higher than national average of 3,311.69 per 100,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 4,338 to 4,697 while non-violent crime increased by 19.6% from 17,365 to 20,769.

5 Crimes In Alaska 2016 with most arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 15,357
Aggravated assault 3,104
Burglary 2,879
Motor vehicle theft 2,533
Robbery 811

Safest Cities in Alaska

Are you planning a move to Alaska? Here are the safest cities in Alaska with the lowest crime rates. You chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Alaska is 1 out of 100 up by 0.09% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Sitka and safest city to encounter a property crime is Unalaska.

City Crime Rate
Unalaska 10
Haines 11
Skagway 13
Cordova 14
Craig 14

Violent Crimes

Violent Crimes rates in AK increased by 8.28% from 2015 and increased by 41.73% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 3,314 to 4,697. In 2016 violent crimes in AK was 112.16% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of violent crimes in Alaska is 0.996%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Alaska increased by 19.6% from 2015 and increased by 38.26% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 15,022 to 20,769. In 2016 property crimes in AK was 54.88% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a property crime is 4.402%.

How Alaska stands up against other states

Alaska vs. North Dakota

You’ll be in more danger in Alaska compared to North Dakota. North Dakota had an 44.24% lower crime rate than Alaska. District of Columbia scored the highest with a 7.08% higher crime rate according to the FBI. Assault rates of 658 per 100,000 people is higher than national of 284 per 100,000 people and higher than average 191 in North Dakota. Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 537 per 100,000 people is higher than national of 286 per 100,000 people and higher than average 274 in North Dakota.

Alaska vs. District of Columbia

You’ll be safer in Alaska compared to District of Columbia. District of Columbia had an 7.08% higher crime rate than Alaska. Vermont scored the lowest with a 60.74% lower crime rate according to the FBI. Robbery rates of 172 per 100,000 people is higher than national of 136 per 100,000 people and lower than average 462 in District of Columbia. Arson rates of 21 per 100,000 people is higher than national of 15 per 100,000 people and higher than average 0 in District of Columbia.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Alaska is 0.81% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 14.79 daily crimes that occur in Alaska.
  • Alaska is riskier than North Dakota.
  • In Alaska you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Alaska have increased by 17.34%.

Alaska Police Arrest Records by Counties