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Saginaw County Michigan Warrant Search

In order to search for active arrest warrants in Saginaw County Michigan , you can either physically go to your local police department, pay a small fee and get the report you need (not the best choice of you need to check your own name) or you can use our advanced online warrant record databases to instantly and discreetly check millions of records with a single click. Use the search form above to either check your local jurisdiction, or better yet - run an Out-of-State (Nationwide) arrest warrant search, to search for warrant & arrest records found in other jurisdictions - about the individual.
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The Definition of a Warrant

Law enforcement agents can't just randomly arrest or search individuals that they believe to be involved in a crime. In order to prevent police officers from trampling on the rights of citizens, there is a due process that must be followed, and a warrant is one of these processes. A warrant is simply a signed document from a judge, allowing police to take an action. Depending upon the type of warrant, that action can be the arrest of a named individual or the search of a residence. Judges can sign off on three major types of warrants: Search Warrants, Bench Warrants, and Arrest Warrants. Each one is different depending upon the situation.

What is an Arrest Warrant?

An arrest warrant is a legal document that is signed by a judge and enables law enforcement to make an immediate arrest of an individual. These are often issued when a crime has been committed and the police have a particular suspect that they would like to apprehend. Arrest warrants give police enforcement the right to even enter homes to apprehend a suspect if necessary.

How Do You Find Out If Someone Has An Arrest Warrant Against Them?

Some law enforcement agents will notify suspects of an arrest warrant via a letter at the last known address or through a phone call. While others swoop down and make an immediate arrest. At a nominal cost, the local police department will provide you with arrest information for an individual. However, you should never check your own record in this manner because you will be immediately arrested if there are active warrants on your record. The easiest approach is to make use of an online public records service that will provide you with all of the information in one easy to read format.

What is a Bench Warrant?

It's extremely important to attend any court appearances that you are scheduled for. If you do not appear in court, a judge will hold you in contempt of court and sign a bench warrant with your name on it. From this point on, you will instantly be considered a fugitive from justice in the eyes of the law. This court order will allow the police to arrest you on sight and even enter your home in order to apprehend you. It's important to remember that there is no statute of limitations for a bench warrant. This type of warrant never expires and will only be cleared upon your death or arrest.

What is a Search Warrant?

If the police believe that a crime has been committed or is being committed in a particular area, they will request a search warrant from a judge. This document will enable them to perform a complete search on the area listed on the warrant. They can be given full rights to walk into your home to gather evidence, and you are not able to stop them. An example of this can be seen when the police use warrants to seize narcotics or weapons from a home. It's important to keep in mind that a search warrant is extremely specific, and will often label the exact location, the specific evidence, and time of search. Police officers cannot continuously return to your home to gather more evidence unless another search warrant is obtained. If law enforcement officers violate any of the conditions of the warrant, they will not be allowed to present the evidence in court.

What are Outstanding Warrants and Active Warrants?

Outstanding warrants and active warrants are synonymous and used interchangeably in the court system. Active warrants are placed against an individual when they have either been suspected of committing a crime (arrest warrant) or if they did not appear for a court date (bench warrant). An active or outstanding warrant gives the police the right to immediately arrest the individual on sight, using all necessary means. The term outstanding warrant is generally used when describing an older warrant from a fugitive that has been avoiding police arrest for quite some time. Do not confuse this term, and believe that it means `expired warrant', because arrest warrants never expire.

Searching For Arrest Warrants in Saginaw County Michigan

When doing a search for active arrest warrants, there are a few methods that can be used. You can go down to the local police department and obtain a records search by providing the officer with pertinent information and paying a small fee for the results. However, you are advised against using this method if you are checking up on yourself or a friend. If you are doing a personal search on yourself and an arrest warrant appears on record, you will be arrested immediately. If it is for a friend, you will be subjected to questioning and possibly risk your friend's freedom or even worse endanger your own freedom for aiding a fugitive from justice. The most common method to search for arrest warrants is through a public online service like GovWarrantSearch.org. One major benefit of this type of online service is that you are able to gather information about yourself or anyone else in the privacy of your own home. In addition, a good online warrant search site will provide you with more information because you can either specifically search for warrants in Saginaw County Michigan, or you can perform either statewide or even a nationwide search to review an individual's complete record. This saves you numerous trips to multiple police departments. You should also keep in mind that a visit to the local police department will only show you results from that local area and you could be missing information from other jurisdictions.

Is It Possible To Have An Arrest Warrant On File And Not Know About It?

Probably one of the biggest misconceptions of arrest warrants is that the police will notify you and allow you to surrender yourself with an attorney. Sure, this happens sometimes, but law enforcement agents aren't required to make proper notification in advance of incarceration. Most people are informed of the warrant at the time of their arrest. Depending on the crime and workload of the police department, officers may arrive at your place of work, home, or the home's of family and friends to attempt to serve their warrant and make an arrest.

How Can I Avoid Being Apprehended With An Arrest Warrant On File?

Avoiding arrest with an arrest warrant on file would certainly prove to be a difficult life, and not recommended. The police can make an arrest at your home or work, so you will always be looking over your shoulder. Police records show that the majority of individuals with an arrest warrant against them are arrested on a minor traffic stop. An arrest warrant never goes away, and the police will eventually catch up with you.

When Does A Warrant Expire?

The only type of warrant that has an expiration date is a search warrant. Arrest warrants and bench warrants will only expire upon the death of the convict or a court appearance (usually due to an arrest). These types of warrants do not have any statute of limitations and have no expiration date.

General Information from wikipedia: 
Saginaw County, Michigan Saginaw County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2000 census, the population was 210,039 with the 2009 Census Bureau estimate placing the population at 200,050, making it the 10th most populated county in Michigan. The county seat is Saginaw. The county was created by September 10, 1822, and was fully organized on February 9, 1835. Saginaw is a Native American term, perhaps having reference to the Sauk tribe who lived at the mouth of the river. Another source opines that: 'There are two possible derivations: from 'Sace-nong' or 'Sak-e-nong' (Sauk Town) because the Sauk (Sac) once lived there, or from Chippewa words meaning 'place of the outlet' from 'sag' (an opening) and 'ong' (place of).' See List of Michigan county name etymologies. Geography According to theU.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 816 square miles (2,113 km²), of which, 809 square miles (2,095 km²) of it is land and 7 square miles (18 km²) of it (0.84%) is water. TheRoman Catholic Diocese of Saginawis the controlling regional body for theCatholic Church. Saginaw is considered to be part ofFlint/Tri-Cities. Geographic features The County has no natural lakes, but many rivers. The Saginaw River is the waterway that completes the Saginaw River Watershed, which is the largest watershed in the State of Michigan. Other rivers that source the Saginaw include Cass, Flint, Shiawassee, Bad, and Tittabawassee.Cass Riverhas many branches, one of which flows into theShiawassee Riverin theShiawassee National Wildlife Refugeat43°22′42″N83°59′04″W / 43.37833°N 83.98444°W /43.37833; -83.98444less than a mile from where the Shiawassee merges with theTittabawassee Riverto form theSaginaw River. The Refuge is entirely within Saginaw County. Airports Scheduled airline service is available from MBS International Airport near Freeland, Michigan and Bishop International Airport in Flint, Michigan. Harry Browne Airport in Buena Vista Charter Township also serves the region. Interstates I-75 I-675 US Highways US-23 Michigan State Trunklines M-13runs fromI-69through downtownSaginawand north toStandish. M-15 M-46is a cross peninsular road, running across the mitten and the thumb—fromPort Sanilacon theLake Huronshore; throughSaginawnearSaginaw Bay; and then on toMuskegonon theLake Michiganshore.This east-west surface route nearly bisects the Lower Peninsula of Michigan latitudinally. M-47passes through the western suburbs and provides a direct connection toMBS International AirportinFreelandbefore ending atUS 10in nearbyBay County. M-52runs from theOhioborder throughAdrianandOwossobefore ending atM-46, in the western suburbs of Saginaw. M-52 also provides an alternate connection toLansing, Michigan's state capitol. M-54 M-57 M-58runs fromM-47toI-675. M-81runs east fromM-13toCaroandCass Cityand ends atM-53inSanilac County. M-83 M-84runs from downtownBay CitytoM-58in Saginaw. Adjacent counties Bay County(northeast) Midland County(northwest) Tuscola County(east) Gratiot County(west) Genesee County(southeast) Shiawassee County(south) Clinton County(southwest) National protected area Shiawassee National Wildlife Refuge Demographics As of the census of 2000, there were 210,039 people, 80,430 households, and 55,818 families residing in the county. The population density was 260 people per square mile (100/km²). There were 85,505 housing units at an average density of 106 per square mile (41/km²). The racial makeup of the county was 75.33% White, 18.62% Black or African American, 0.41% Native American, 0.80% Asian, 0.01% Pacific Islander, 2.88% from other races, and 1.95% from two or more races. 6.70% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 27.4% were of German, 7.2% Polish, 5.9% English, 5.6% Irish and 5.4% American ancestry according to Census 2000. 93.9% spoke English and 3.7% Spanish as their first language.There were 80,430 households out of which 32.70% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 50.20% were married couples living together, 15.40% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.60% were non-families. 26.00% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.40% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.54 and the average family size was 3.06.In the county the population was spread out with 26.60% under the age of 18, 9.00% from 18 to 24, 27.60% from 25 to 44, 23.20% from 45 to 64, and 13.50% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 92.50 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 88.40 males.The median income for a household in the county was $38,637, and the median income for a family was $46,494. Males had a median income of $40,514 versus $25,419 for females. The per capita income for the county was $19,438. About 11.00% of families and 13.90% of the population were below the poverty line, including 20.70% of those under age 18 and 9.50% of those age 65 or over. Government and politics The county government operates the jail, maintains rural roads, operates the major local courts, keeps files of deeds and mortgages, maintains vital records, administers public health regulations, and participates with the state in the provision of welfare and other social services. The county board of commissioners controls the budget but has only limited authority to make laws or ordinances. In Michigan, most local government functions — police and fire, building and zoning, tax assessment, street maintenance, etc. — are the responsibility of individual cities and townships. Saginaw County elected officials Prosecuting Attorney: Michael D. Thomas Sheriff: William Federspiel County Clerk: Susan Kaltenbach County Treasurer: Marvin D. Hare Register of Deeds: Mildred M. Dodak Public Works Commissioner: James A. Koski All countywide officers are elected for four-year terms. The next scheduled election for these offices is November of 2012.(information as of June 2010) Cities City of Frankenmuth- independent of Frankenmuth Township City of Saginaw- county seat; most populous political subdivision in the county; independent of Saginaw Charter Township City of Zilwaukee- independent of Zilwaukee Township Villages Under Michigan law, villages are municipal corporations but are not independent of the townships in which they are located. A village resident also is a resident of a township, is liable for taxes to both units of government and may vote in both village and township elections, if eligible.Village of Birch Run- located in Birch Run Township Village of Chesaning- located in Chesaning Township Village of Merrill- located in Jonesfield Township Village of Oakley- located in Brady Township Village St. Charles- located mainly in St. Charles Township with portions in Brant Township and Swan Creek Township Notable natives See also: Category:People from Saginaw, Michigan\Theodore Roethke(1908–1963) Pulitzer prize and National Book Award winning poet was born and buried here. Historical markers There are twenty eight recognized historical markers in the county: They are:Bliss Park Burt Opera House / Wellington R. Burt Coal Mine No. 8 The Cushway House / Benjamin Cushway and Adelaide Cushway First Congregational Church [Saginaw] Fowler Schoolhouse (Fremont Township) Frankenmuth/ Saint Lorenz Evangelical Lutheran Church Frankenmuth Bavarian Inn Freeland United Methodist Church George Nason House Hess School Hoyt Library Leamington Stewart House Michigan's German Settlers Morseville Bridge Presbyterian Church of South Saginaw Saginaw Club Saginaw Oil Industry Saginaw Post Office Saginaw Valley Coal Saginaw Valley Lumbering Era St. Mary's Hospital Saint Michael Catholic Parish St. Paul's Episcopal Mission Shroeder House Theodore Roethke/ Childhood Home
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