Richland Arrests and Warrants

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

Richland, Washington Jail and Mugshot Information

Richland is a city in Benton County, Washington. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 42.50 square miles (110.09 sq. km). The City of Richland had a population of approximately 48,058 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Richland, Washington is Robert Thompson. Robert Thompson can be contacted by email at

Robert Thompson, Mayor
Richland City Mayor’s Office
City of Richland
Richland City Hall
625 Swift Boulevard, MS-04
Richland, WA 99352

Richland City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2017 in Richland: 107.7; U.S. Average: 214.8
Violent crime rate in 2016 in Richland: 111.8; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Richland, Washington:

  • The overall crime rate in Richland is 8% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.94 daily crimes that occur in Richland.
  • Richland is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Richland you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Richland has decreased by 5%.

Richland, Washington Police Station Information

Richland Police Department

The Richland Police Department has 54 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 42,421 people.

John Bruce, Chief of Police
Richland Police Department
871 George Washington Way
Richland, WA 99352
Phone: (509) 942-7340
Fax: (509) 942-7517
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Richland Police Dept

The City of Richland is located in Benton County. Therefore, we have listed the Sheriff’s Office for Benton County.

Benton County Sheriff’s Office

The Benton County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Richland, Washington.

Jerry Hatcher, Sheriff
Benton County Sheriff’s Office
7122 W. Okanogan Pl., Bldg. B
Kennewick, WA 99336
Phone: (509) 735-6555
Fax: (509) 222-3745
Hours: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Kennewick Office); Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Prosser Office)

Benton County Sheriff

Benton County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Benton County Jail
7122 W Okanogan Place
Kennewick, WA 99337
Phone: (509) 783-1451 or (509) 786-5613
Fax: (509) 736-3054
Hours: Monday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.; Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Closed 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.)

Visitations Hours at Benton County Jail:

Monitor Visitation:
Monday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Internet Visitation:
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m., 7 day a week

Video Visitation:
Video visitation can take place off-site and can be scheduled at

Inmate Video Visitation

Benton Jail Visitations

Benton County Jail

Police Records Request in Richland, Washington

Police records can be obtained from the Records Division of the Richland Police Department during normal business hours. Requests may be made completing the fillable/printable Police Records Request form which can be mailed, faxed or delivered in–person.

The location and reports request contact information is as follows:

Richland Police Department – Records Division
871 George Washington Way
Richland, WA 99352
Phone: (509) 942-7340
Fax: (509) 942-7517
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Richland Police Records

Public records can also be obtained from the City Clerk’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 City Clerk’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

Richland Public Records

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Debby Barham, Deputy City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Richland
Richland City Hall
625 Swift Blvd., MS-05
Richland, WA 99352
Phone: (509) 942-7388
Fax: (509) 942-7379
Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Richland City Records

Richland City Clerk

Monday, July 6th, 2020 at 7:50pm
Welcome to RPD! Chief Bruce swore in Jacob Tansy this afternoon. Tansy joins us as a lateral officer from the Benton County Sheriff’s Office.
Wednesday, July 1st, 2020 at 7:55pm
Update 2 for Sanford. Suspects were not in the residence. SWAT is now leaving the area. The incident has been given to RPD Detectives for investigation.
Wednesday, July 1st, 2020 at 4:37pm
Update on Sanford. RPD called to the location this morning, female victim was reporting a domestic violence assault that took place sometime last night. We are attempting to contact 2 male suspects inside residence for probable cause of kidnapping and assault with a weapon.
Wednesday, July 1st, 2020 at 3:06pm
Police presence in the 800 block of Sanford. We are currently attempting to contact a male inside a residence associated with a domestic violence incident that took place last night. Please avoid the area.

Media stage at Khun and Sanford
Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 at 12:41pm
UPDATE: We are now opening the roadways, however you will still see us in the area as the investigation continues.
Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 at 12:26pm
We are currently in the 1900 block of Hoxie looking for a male subject from a disturbance call. Please avoid the area if possible.

All media inquiries RPDPIO
Tuesday, June 30th, 2020 at 12:22am
Today we celebrate the retirement of three very accomplished men. Captain Jeff Taylor, Detective Bob Benson and Officer Jon Baker. Thank you for your years of sacrifice and dedication to your community. Best wishes to you! Here is Detective Benson’s Last Call. ( THE Bob Benson)
Monday, June 15th, 2020 at 5:27pm
We have been Flocked! 🦩 Chief Bruce, Captain Clary & Captain Lee came out front to a clever surprise. Thank you to Brookdale Meadow Springs for your support and kind words.
Monday, June 15th, 2020 at 4:18pm
Officer Garcia is asking for your assistance in identifying the individual in this video related to a package theft from a home in south Richland off Gage Blvd. If you have any information regarding the person or the blue Mazda, please call 509-628-0333 and reference 20-13243.
Monday, June 15th, 2020 at 2:43pm
A card and cookies are a great way to start a week! Thank you Hanford High senior parents for your support of School Resource Officer Kane.
Tuesday, April 14th, 2020 at 11:11pm
We continue to be reminded of what an amazing community we have. Thank you to everyone that have sewn and donated masks. Your support means a lot and you are appreciated!
Thursday, April 9th, 2020 at 7:39pm
Officer Lundquist surprised this birthday girl with a special shoutout. Happy Birthday Sarah!
Wednesday, March 25th, 2020 at 4:01pm
Here is a helpful graphic that shows some examples of 6 feet! Now we wish we had lightsabers. Thank you to the @BFHD for the useful info.