Braxton County Inmate Search

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Braxton County, WV Jail Inmate Search

BRAXTON COUNTY is located in West Virginia with an average daily population of 425. The county has approximately 445 confined in facilities with 378 male and 67 female prisoners. That means that 85% of the confined population are male, and 15% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Braxton County Inmate Search Work?

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

Braxton County Parole and Probation

Braxton 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 Braxton County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Braxton County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Braxton County Probation

You should also be able to access Braxton 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, Braxton 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.

Braxton County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Braxton County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Braxton 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 Braxton County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Braxton County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in BRAXTON COUNTY has increased by 51.36% from 294 each year to 445 inmates. Men are still confined about 378 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in BRAXTON COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Braxton County, WV

BRAXTON COUNTY has only 445 of the 445 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 294 355 361 n/a 331 445
Confined Population 294 355 361 n/a 331 445
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Braxton County Confined Population by Gender

In BRAXTON COUNTY, there are 378 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 67 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners increased by 64.35% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female increased by 4.69%.

Braxton County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 64 66 78 65 48 67
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 66 64 74 n/a 62 69

Braxton County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 230 289 283 316 283 378
Males Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Male ADP 235 246 279 n/a 293 356

Breaking Down Braxton County Inmates By Race

In BRAXTON COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 414 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 176.36% higher than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 11 to 26 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in BRAXTON COUNTY is 3 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 1 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 280 336 348 n/a 313 414
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 11 16 10 n/a 11 26
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 2 3 2 n/a 5 3
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 1 1
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 1 n/a 1 1
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 1 0 0 n/a 0 0

Braxton County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Gassaway City Jail

Address: 416 Elk St., Gassaway, WV, 26624

Phone: 304-364-5111

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Braxton County Jail

Address: 300 Main St PO Box 546, Sutton, WV, 26601

Phone: (304)765-5122 (304)765-3871

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