Des Moines Arrests and Warrants

Lookup Arrest Reports, Warrants and Jail Inmates in the City of Des Moines, Washington. Results Include: Arrests, Charges, Mugshot, Type of Crime, Inmate, Warrant Number, Bond Amount, Public Records.

Des Moines, Washington Jail and Mugshot Information

Des Moines is a city in King County, Washington. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 6.41 square miles (16.61 sq. km). The City of Des Moines had a population of approximately 29,673 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Des Moines, Washington is Matt Pina. Matt Pina can be contacted at (206) 824-8216 and by email at

Matt Pina, Mayor
Des Moines City Mayor’s Office
City of Des Moines
Des Moines City Hall
21630 11th Avenue S, Suite A
Des Moines, WA 98198
Phone: (206) 824-8216

Des Moines City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2017 in Des Moines: 227.6; U.S. Average: 214.8
Violent crime rate in 2016 in Des Moines: 241.1; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Des Moines, Washington:

  • The overall crime rate in Des Moines is 48% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.13 daily crimes that occur in Des Moines.
  • Des Moines is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Des Moines you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Des Moines has increased by 18%.

Des Moines, Washington Police Station Information

Des Moines Police Department

The Des Moines Police Department has 44 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 29,500 people.

Ken Thomas, Chief of Police
Des Moines Police Department
21900 11th Ave. S.
Des Moines, WA 98198
Email: (Dept.) or (Chief)
Phone: (206) 878-3301 or (206) 870-7604 (Chief)
Fax: (206) 870-7626
Dispatch: (206) 878-2121 (Non-Emergency)
Emergency: 911
Hours: Monday – Friday, 6 a.m. – 8 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Des Moines Police Dept

Des Moines Police Facebook

Des Moines Jail Information

Des Moines City Jail (South Correctional Entity) Information

Des Moines City Jail (South Correctional Entity)
1801 S 200th St.
SeaTac, WA 98148
Phone: 206-257-6200
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:00am – 9:00pm

Mailing Address:
20817 17th Avenue South
Des Moines, WA 98198

Inmate Visitation At Des Moines City Jail (South Correctional Entity):

Remote Internet Visiting Hours:
Tuesday – Sunday: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm & 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm

Lobby Visitation Hours:
Tuesday-Thursday: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm & 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm
Friday: 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Des Moines Jail Visitations

Des Moines Jail

The City of Des Moines is located in King County. Therefore, we have listed the Sheriff’s Office for King County.

King County Sheriff’s Office

The King County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Des Moines, Washington.

Mitzi Johanknecht, Sheriff
King County Sheriff’s Office
516 Third Avenue, Room W-116
Seattle, WA 98104-2312
Phone: (206) 296-4155
Non-Emergency: (206) 296-3311
Emergency: 911
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

King County Sheriff

King Sheriff Facebook

King County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

King County Jail (Correctional Facility)
500 5th Ave.
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 296-1234

Maleng Regional Justice Center
620 W. James St.
Kent, WA 98032
Phone: (206) 296-1234

Juvenile Detention
1211 E. Alder St.
Seattle, WA 98122
Phone: (206) 205-9500

Community Corrections Administration
400 Yesler Way, Suite 420
Seattle, WA 98104
Phone: (206) 477-0668

Visitations Hours at King County Jail:

Monday – Friday, 3:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (must arrive by 8:30 p.m.)
Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (must arrive by 8:30 p.m.)
No Visitation, 11:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. and 6:45 p.m.

King Jail Visitations

King County Jail

Police Records Request in Des Moines, Washington

We have not found any police records information on Des Moines. Instead we have included public records. Public records can also be obtained from the Public Records Officer’s Office. Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Public Records Request Form. The completed application shall be hand delivered, mailed, or sent via fax to the Public Records Officer’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

Des Moines Records Request

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Office of the Public Records Officer
City of Des Moines
Des Moines City Hall
21630 11th Avenue S., Suite A
Des Moines, WA 98198
Phone: 206-870-6519
Fax: 206-870-6540

Des Moines Public Records

Friday, January 24th, 2020 at 5:28pm

Roads Closed:
S.223rd and 7th Ave for several blocks

Will advise when roads are open

Thursday, January 9th, 2020 at 6:16pm
JANUARY 9, 2020

DMPD gives our sincere appreciation and thanks to all the men and women who serve our community with trust and care.
Monday, December 30th, 2019 at 2:15am
Pierce Co Sheriff @PierceSheriff
We hope you will join us tomorrow as we honor the life of Deputy Dyson - you will learn about a young man of exceptional character who proudly served his country & community, and loved his family & faith more than anything.

Procession & service details:
Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 at 5:47pm
Thank you to our Des Moines Community!

Our community has been so supportive of our police department and its employees.
We have received lunch, coffee,treats, cards and messages, and waves out on the road.
We are reminded every day of the community that we serve! We are grateful
Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 at 2:45pm

To benefit the Valley Retired Police Dog Association, we have 3 different K9's at $15.00 each and 2020 Calendars at $10.00 each!

Hurry in, cash only, front counter of DMPD!
Monday, December 23rd, 2019 at 4:42pm

We wish you a safe holiday season
Saturday, December 21st, 2019 at 5:05pm
Our prayers go out to the fallen Deputy’s family and to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department
Friday, December 20th, 2019 at 8:34pm
Phoenix Force Robotics from Raisbeck Aviation HS visited today, bring 122 toys to donate to the Harborview Center for Sexual Assault & Traumatic Stress Toy Drive. Thank You!!!!
Friday, December 20th, 2019 at 12:57pm
FLOODING. Our City staff is working hard to keep the roadways clear. Thank you for your patience as several streets throughout the area are closed due to water over the roadway. Please don't try to drive through standing water, use alternate routes.
Friday, December 20th, 2019 at 12:55am
Today, DMPD paid tribute to Commander Douglas Jenkins for 35 years of dedicated service in a retirement ceremony.

Commander Jenkins began his career as a volunteer reserve officer and moved up to full time Officer, Sgt. and Commander. Thank you Doug, for your 35 years of service
Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 at 2:48pm
DMPD Detective Kevin Montgomery celebrated 20 years of service at DMPD today. Congratulations and thank you Kevin for your years of dedicated service!
Wednesday, December 18th, 2019 at 2:09pm
DMPD had a special visit from the Daisy Girl Scout Group last night! To show their appreciation for Police service, they dropped off Blessing bags for the officers. Filled with all kinds of items to help officers keep going during their long days!
Thank you Troop #41368!