Custer County Warrants and Arrest Records Search

Montana Arrest Records and Warrant Search

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An arrest warrant search in Custer County, MT can be launched through law enforcement or the county clerk’s office which is a part of the state judiciary. You could also approach the judicial authority that has issued the order; that is the court of the magistrate. The best part is that you don’t have to drive all over town to visit these agencies since all of them work out of the same justice complex

Yet, a lot of people prefer to avail the services of a private firm to get information on Custer County arrest records and outstanding warrants. Undoubtedly, this method of conducting an inquiry into the arrest warrants in the name of a subject is more convenient, less time-consuming, costs about the same as the fees charged by the state, and it can be launched anonymously.

Another factor that works in favor of these third-party entities is that they provide details on warrants and arrests online. Add to this fact that their database has information on active warrants issued in each of the 50 states, and it is easy to understand why an increasing number of applicants are taking this route to find crime history data.

To enlist the assistance of such an agency, you will just have to use the form above. However, it should be understood that although accurate, the data on arrest warrants offered through these firms cannot be used in a formal setting. So, if you need a proper background report, you will need to go to:

  • The police: 1010 Main St, Miles City, Montana 59301
  • The county clerk: 1010 Main Street, Miles City, Montana 59301
  • The court of the magistrate: 1010 Main St, Miles City, MT 59301

You could also send your request to these agencies in writing, seeking information on the active warrants from Custer County, Montana in the name of the subject. At this point, criminal history data is not being offered through phone or by fax or online, at least by state justice departments.

How do you inquire about active warrants and recent arrests from Custer County over the phone? (2021-current)   

  • Call the Custer County Detention Center to learn about recent arrests- (406) 874-3301.
  • Call the Justice of Peace Court for information on active warrants- (406) 874-3408 or (406) 234-5939 (Miles City Court).
  • Call the Sheriff’s Records Division to learn how to initiate an arrests inquiry or local criminal history check- (406) 874-3320.
  • Call the Clerk of the District Court to seek judicial records- (406) 874-3326.
  • Call Victim/Witness Services to request help for a crime victim- (406) 233-8638.

Crime statistics of Custer County

The criminal complaints handled by Custer County Sheriff’s Department increased by 20% in 2019 as compared to the prior year. In contrast, to the annual average of 29 events in 2018, around 35 cases were reported in 2019. Of the complaints filed, 29 were for property offenses, while 6 were for violent crimes.


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