Bay County Inmate Search

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Bay County, FL Jail Inmate Search

BAY COUNTY is located in Florida with an average daily population of 1147. The county has approximately 1215 confined in facilities with 1032 male and 178 female prisoners. That means that 85% of the confined population are male, and 15% are female.









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How Does Bay County Inmate Search Work?

Inmate records for Bay County are freely accessible. All detention facilities in Bay County are governed by the Freedom of Information Act which provides publicly available information about inmates in the county.

Bay County Parole and Probation

Bay County Parole

If a prisoner has adhered to the regulations while serving their term, they may be granted parole and be released early. Who is granted parole and who is not is decided by a parole board. You may learn a lot about a parolee by looking through the Bay County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Bay County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Bay County Probation

You should also be able to access Bay County probation records, which list men and women who were placed on probation rather than being imprisoned, in addition to those parolees who have already been freed. There are regulations that come with being on probation. In addition to adhering to other conditions, probationers are required to meet their probation officer once per week. Typically, Bay County criminal records will list the inmate's offences, probationary term, and the specifics of the justice department that sentenced them. You may also be able to view photographs, fingerprints, the probationer's physical characteristics, and other information in addition to these facts.

Bay County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Bay County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Bay County booking record is basically created when an officer arrests them, fills out the necessary papers, and places them in an imprisonment cell. It could also contain information such as fingerprints, photographs, physical characteristics, their name and address, the officer in charge, the specifics of the crime, the scene, and any trucks that were involved. The general public can access the copies of a person's Bay County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Bay County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in BAY COUNTY has increased by 15.71% from 1050 each year to 1215 inmates. Men are still confined about 1032 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in BAY COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Bay County, FL

BAY COUNTY has only 1215 of the 1215 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

Bay County Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 1050 1063 1155 n/a 1036 1215
Confined Population 1050 1063 1155 n/a 1036 1215
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Bay County Confined Population by Gender

In BAY COUNTY, there are 1032 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 178 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners increased by 33.33% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 33.83%.

Bay County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 269 219 249 237 158 178
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 209 220 226 n/a 194 180

Bay County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 774 838 899 928 869 1032
Males Under 18 7 6 7 4 9 5
Male ADP 746 828 873 n/a 867 967

Breaking Down Bay County Inmates By Race

In BAY COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 0 per 100,000 white citizens, which is the same with the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 329 to 0 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in BAY COUNTY is 0 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 0 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 0 residents of the county's confined population.

Bay County Confined Population by Race, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 632 650 287 n/a 0 0
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 329 306 832 n/a 0 0
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 87 107 29 n/a 0 0
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Asian Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 2 0 7 n/a 1036 1215

Bay County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Springfield Jail

Address: 3529 East Third Street, Springfield, FL, 32401

Phone: 850-872-7545

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Panama Jail

Address: 1209 East 15th Street, Panama City, FL, 32405

Phone: 850-872-3100

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Parker Jail

Address: 1001 West Park Street, Parker, FL, 32404

Phone: 850-871-4100

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Panama Beach Jail

Address: 17110 Firenzo Street, Panama City Beach, FL, 32413

Phone: 850-233-5000

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Panama City Jail

Address: 3173 Airport Road, Panama City, FL, 32405

Phone: 850-769-6033

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Panama City Community Release Center

Address: 3609 Highway 390, Panama City, FL, 32405-2795

Phone: 850-872-4178

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Mexico Beach Jail

Address: 118 North 14th Street PO Box 13425, Mexico Beach, FL, 32410

Phone: 850-648-4790

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Lynn Haven Jail

Address: 1412 Pennsylvania Avenue, Lynn Haven, FL, 32444

Phone: 850-265-1112

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Bay County Jail

Address: 5700 Star Lane, Panama City, FL, 32404

Phone: 850-785-5245

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Bay Regional Juvenile Detention Center

Address: 450 East 11th Street, Panama City, FL, 32401

Phone: 850-872-4706

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