District of Columbia Arrest Records

Search for District of Columbia DC arrest records. Arrest records contain information about felony arrests, misdemeanor arrests, criminal charges, civil charges, mug shots, aliases, personal information, sex offender registry information, convictions, incarcerations, and other information for performing a thorough background check.


Police Departments in District of Columbia District of Columbia are responsible for protecting people by stopping crimes and performing investigations. As part of their law enforcement responsibilities, District of Columbia Police Departments maintain arrest records. These District of Columbia arrest records contain important criminal history information, including arrests for felonies and misdemeanors, criminal and civil charges, any prior or current warrants, and any convictions, sentences, and incarcerations. Arrest records contain personal information such as names, dates of birth, mug shots, and known aliases. District of Columbia police arrest records also list whether the individual is on the sex offender registry. Arrest records can be requested directly from the Police Department, and some departments provide online request forms.

Metropolitan Police Department Washington DC 300 Indiana Avenue Northwest 20001 202-727-4218


Jails and Prisons in District of Columbia District of Columbia are charged with incarcerating convicted criminals at the federal, state, and local level, and they also detain people awaiting trial. District of Columbia Jails and Prisons maintain detailed records about the people they detain, which includes arrest records. District of Columbia arrest records contain criminal history information, including any arrests for felonies or misdemeanors, arrest or search warrants, convictions and court sentences, as well as all current and prior incarcerations. These District of Columbia records list personal information about convicts, including their names, dates of birth, mug shots, and aliases. Jail and Prison records also state whether the individual is on the sex offender registry. Anyone can request arrest record information from a Jail or Prison.

Washington Prison Washington DC 320 1st Street Northwest 20534 202-305-3500