Bates County Police Blotter (Missouri)

Bates County Police Departments are law enforcement offices charged with maintaining peace and order through stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Bates County, Missouri. Police Departments respond to numerous alleged crimes every day, and they record police actions in Bates County police blotters. These police blotters list all police arrests and other police station events. Arrest listings include the name of the suspected criminal, the time and place of the incident, the name of the arresting officer, and the name of the victim. They may also list the suspect's address and any jail bookings or prior criminal history. Police blotters provide important information on local Bates County crime as well as an individual's criminal record, and searching blotters is part of a thorough background check. Bates County Police Departments may also provide crime maps showing the location of local criminal activity. These police blotter records are often available on the Police Department website.

Adrian Police Department Adrian MO 16 East 5th Street 64720 816-297-2106

Butler Police Department Butler MO 309 North Fulton Street 64730 660-679-6131

Rich Hill Police Department Rich Hill MO 120 North 7th Street 64779 417-395-2222


Bates County Sheriff Departments act as law enforcement agents, keeping order by stopping crimes and investigating reported criminal activity Bates County, Missouri. Sheriff Departments keep detailed records on all of their actions, including arrest reports, and these activities are recorded in Bates County police blotters. These police blotters list all Bates County Sheriff Department arrests. Bates County arrest reports include the name of the arrested person, the time and location of the crime, and the name of the arresting officer. Many also include the name of the victim or the person reporting the suspected crime, as well as the suspect's address and any jail bookings. Police blotters provide important information on local crimes, as well as a someone's criminal history, which can help perform a Bates County background check. Sheriff Departments may also produce crime maps that show the location of criminal activity and arrests. These police blotter records are typically available to the public on the Sheriff Department website.

Bates County Sheriffs Department / Bates County Jail Butler MO 6 West Fort Scott Street 64730 660-679-3232