Tacoma Arrests and Warrants

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

Tacoma, Washington Jail and Mugshot Information

Tacoma is a city in Pierce County, Washington. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 62.42 square miles (161.66 sq. km). The City of Tacoma had a population of approximately 198,397 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Tacoma, Washington is Victoria Woodards. Victoria Woodards can be contacted by email at victoria.woodards@cityoftacoma.org.

Victoria Woodards, Mayor
Tacoma City Mayor’s Office
City of Tacoma
Tacoma City Hall
Tacoma Municipal Building
747 Market Street
12th Floor
Tacoma, WA 98402
Email: victoria.woodards@cityoftacoma.org

Tacoma City Mayor

Violent crime rate in 2017 in Tacoma: 453.9; U.S. Average: 214.8
Violent crime rate in 2016 in Tacoma: 523.5; U.S. Average: 216.3

Facts about crime in Tacoma, Washington:

  • The overall crime rate in Tacoma is 133% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 17.5 daily crimes that occur in Tacoma.
  • Tacoma is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Tacoma you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Tacoma has decreased by 10%.

Tacoma, Washington Police Station Information

Tacoma Police Department

The Tacoma Police Department has 378 full-time police officers serving a population of approximately 187,000 people.

Donald Ramsdell, Chief of Police
Tacoma Police Department
3701 South Pine Street
Tacoma, WA 98409
Police: (253) 798-4721 (Non-Emergency)
Fax: (253) 591-5991
Emergency: 911

Tacoma Most Wanted

Tacoma Police Dept

Tacoma Police Facebook

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

Pierce County Sheriff’s Office

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

Paul A. Pastor, Sheriff
Pierce County Sheriff’s Office
County-City Building
First Floor
930 Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone: (253) 798-7530

Pierce County Sheriff

Pierce Sheriff Facebook

Pierce County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Pierce County Jail (Main)
910 Tacoma Ave. S
Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone: (253)798-4590 (Reception) or (253) 798-4668

New Jail
701 Nollmeyer Ln.
Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone: (253) 798-4590

Visitations Hours at Pierce County Jail:

Main Jail Visiting Hours:
Monday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. and 8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. (3 North A, 4E Males)
Tuesday, 6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. (3 South B & D females, 4 East females) and 8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. (3 South males – A and E units)
Wednesday, 6:45 p.m. – 7:45 / 8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. (5 West A, B, C, 4 East females)
Thursday, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. / 8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. (4 East Male)
Friday, 7 p.m. – 8 p.m. / 8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. (3 West A, B, C)
Saturday, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. / 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. (3 East A–H, 3M A–T) and 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. / 1:15 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. (4 West A, B, C)
Sunday, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m. / 9:15 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. (4 North A, B, C); 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. / 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. (4 South A, B, C); 6:45 p.m. – 7:45 p.m. (3 East C) and 8:15 p.m. – 9:15 p.m. (3 South C, 3 North B (classified only), 3 North C)

New Jail Visiting Hours:
Monday, 8:30 a.m. – 9:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. – 7:15 p.m. (2A, 3A, 3B, 3C)
Tuesday, 9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (2C, 2D)
Wednesday, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. – 9:45 p.m. (2B, 2C, 2D)
Thursday, 12:45 p.m. – 1:45 p.m. (3A, 3B, 3C, 3D)
Friday, 2 p.m. – 3 p.m. (2A, 4C, 4D)
Saturday, 3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m. (2B, 3A, 3B, 3C. 3D)
Sunday, 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. (2A, 4C, 4D)

Pierce Jail Visitations

Pierce County Jail

Police Records Request in Tacoma, Washington

Police records can be obtained from the Records Section/Department of the Tacoma 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:

Tacoma Police Department – Records
Records Custodian
South Sound 911
955 Tacoma Ave. S., Ste. 202
Tacoma, WA 98402

Tacoma Police Records

Public records can 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.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Doris Sorum, City Clerk
Office of the City Clerk
City of Tacoma
Tacoma City Hall
733 Market Street, Room 11
Tacoma, WA 98402
Phone: (253) 591-5505
Email: cityclerk@cityoftacoma.org, dsorum@cityoftacoma.org

Tacoma City Records

Tacoma City Clerk

Monday, February 1st, 2021 at 7:25pm
February 3, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. the Kids' Mental Health Pierce County Webinar Series is offering:
Transitioning Into Hybrid and In-Person Learning: Resources for Families and Educators. https://t.co/5c73N1kKUz
Friday, January 29th, 2021 at 6:06am
At 10:30 pm officers responded to shots fired in the area of S 27th and Yakima Ave. They located an unresponsive male in a vehicle, started CPR and called for medical aid. The 17 yr old male was transported to a local hospital in critical condition. The nvestigation is ongoing . https://t.co/TAnQ2SUtuE
Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 at 7:54pm
Traffic Advisory! The inside lanes of northbound and southbound Schuster Parkway between South 4th Street and Ruston Way will be closed between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27 and Thursday, Jan. 28 for maintenance.
Tuesday, January 26th, 2021 at 12:47pm
The Tacoma City Council’s monthly Virtual Forum will take place today immediately following the scheduled City Council meeting at 5:00pm.

Agenda and Zoom information: https://t.co/f46ZQwSktd https://t.co/dOm4HqUuDe
Monday, January 25th, 2021 at 6:13pm
Regarding the earlier post about tonight's CPAC meeting: The committee has informed us there will be no public comment period during the meeting, but comments in writing can be sent to CPAC @cityoftacoma.org.
Monday, January 25th, 2021 at 4:01am
The demonstration has broken up and the roadways are clear. There are no known injuries in relation to the demonstration. Thank you for your patience. https://t.co/OAHjTYgzSK
Monday, January 25th, 2021 at 1:16am
CPAC will hold a special meeting Monday, Jan. 25 at 6 pm to discuss the Use of Force Incident at 9th and Pacific Ave. on Jan. 23. Join the meeting at
https://t.co/bwUIYsau0n using passcode 278618 or call 253-215-8782, webinar ID 898 2100 9801. https://t.co/GH4WSVUIkF
Monday, January 25th, 2021 at 12:34am
Please be aware of a large demonstration occurring in the area of S. 9th and Commerce St. Vehicle and pedestrian traffic could be impacted. Please use alternate routes. https://t.co/AJvzwXXVWK
Monday, January 25th, 2021 at 12:28am
While monitoring demonstration activity, witnesses observed 3 people in a secure bldg. in the 700 blk of Commerce St. trying to access the roof. Officers responded and arrested 2 people armed with a handgun and knives for Burglary 1st. The third subject is still outstanding. https://t.co/HxdC8N865o
Sunday, January 24th, 2021 at 7:23pm
The Community’s Police Advisory Board is holding a
meeting on Jan. 25th at 6:00 p.m., via Zoom to discuss the Use of Force Incident at 9th and Pacific Avenue on Jan. 23,
2021. Meeting information for the public to listen in is below.
Passcode: 278618
Sunday, January 24th, 2021 at 3:22pm
Officer Craig Nollmeyer
End of Watch, January 24, 1985
Gone But Not Forgotten https://t.co/FvSs9hLnZz
Sunday, January 24th, 2021 at 5:21am
The press release for the incident at S. 9th and Pacific Avenue can be found at https://t.co/eXlPIFRekp
The Pierce County Force Investigation Team has taken over the investigation. All further updates will be available at
Friday, January 22nd, 2021 at 1:41pm
Sergeant L. Ben Overdahl
End of Watch, January 22, 1957
Gone But Not Forgotten https://t.co/SMmyFqXNJh
Wednesday, January 20th, 2021 at 1:49pm
Just after 5:30 a.m. an adult male with gunshot wounds was dropped off at a hospital in the 1700 block of S J Street. The vehicle then left the area. The male was later pronounced deceased. Detectives and crime scene technicians have responded. The investigation is ongoing. https://t.co/mBqLmHdxPd
Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at 7:36am
Police and fire are on scene of a double shooting in the 1800 blk of E 31st St. Both victims transported to a local hospital with serious injuries. Victims, one male, one female, had been sitting in a parked vehicle when shot. No suspect info at this time. Investigation ongoing. https://t.co/N3nqchaHMg
Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at 3:10am
7:23 pm a 20 yr old male walked into a business in the 1400 blk of S Sprague Ave. with gunshot wounds. Officers located a car nearby with a second male victim. 1st victim transported to hospital. 2nd victim, 22-yr-old, died on scene. Detectives on scene. https://t.co/3J422AOK5P