Lookup Arrests and Wanted Persons in the City of Melissa, Texas. Results Include: Arrest Records, Warrants, Mugshot, Type of Crime, Warrant Number, Bond Amount, Race, DOB, Eyes, Height, Weight, Sex, Age, Hair.
Melissa, TX Information
The City of Melissa has a population of 4695 as of the 2010 census. The mayor as of 2017 is Reed Greer. He can be reached through his email address (email@example.com).
In 2015, there were 11 full-time law enforcement employees serving the city, all of which are police officers. That leads to 1.51 officers assigned to every 1,000 citizens, which is lower than the average of Texas at 2.09 officers per 1,000 people.
Melissa, Texas | City Police Station and Crime Index Information
As reported in a 2015 statistic, Melissa City’s crime index was 220, which is 31% lower than the nation’s average at 324.1. There has been 12 registered sex offenders living in the city, with the sex offender-residents ratio at 1 to 462.
The city of Melissa, Texas is safer than 92% of the cities in the state of Texas and 84% of the cities in the United States. Approximately 1.99 crimes occur daily for every 100,000 people, which is lower than both the Texas average of 8.89 and the national average of 7.83. In the city of Melissa, Texas, you have a 1 in 138 chance of becoming a victim of any crime. The number of total year over year crimes in the city of Melissa has also decreased by 5%.
The Melissa Police Department strives to reduce crime and keep Melissa one of the safest cities in Collin County. Currently, the Police Chief is Duane Smith. He can be reached through his email address (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Melissa Police Department Address:
3411 Barker Avenue
Melissa, TX 75454-9501
Phone: (972) 838-2033
The Melissa Police Department currently uses the Collin County Jail. The Jail can be contacted at 972-547-5200.
The online inmate lookup portal is located here.
The online warrants lookup portal is located here.
Melissa Police Department | Additional Information from PoliceOne
Address 1: 901 Hwy 121 Ste F
County: Collin County
Phone #: 972-838-2033
Fax #: 972-838-2135
Type: Police Departments
Population Served: 3000
Number of Officers: 6
Lookup Warrants in Melissa, Texas
The Municipal Court is responsible for issuing warrants in the city. To check if you have an outstanding warrant you can call (972) 838-2034 for more information on warrants or have a personal visit to the Municipal Court at 3411 Barker Avenue, Melissa, TX 75454-9501
FAQ about Bail
In the instance that someone is charged with a crime, a booking process, lasting for around an hour or two, occurs in a local law enforcement, commonly the police department in the city. After given a court date to settle their charges, they are then incarcerated to a jail. Alternatively, they can also choose to be released from jail through posting bail.
What is bail?
Bail is some sort of security, usually a large sum of money, given to the court for the release of a person which guarantees the person’s appearance in all of his required court appearances.
What are the types of bail?
There are two types of bail: cash bail and bail bonds.
What is cash bail?
Cash bail, as the name suggests, require a certain amount of money to be paid to the court for the release of an arrested person. Cash bail is usually set by the court at a high price that not everyone can afford, thus they opt for a bail bond.
What is bail bond?
A bail bond, or surety bond, is more preferred by most people since it is a lot cheaper. Bail bonds are usually handled by bail bonds agents, and their fees, commonly 10% of the cash bail, can vary depending on the case.
What is collateral?
Collateral is anything valuable that can be used to ensure the appearance of the defendant on court. If the defendant fails to appear, the posted collateral will be used to pay the remainder of the cash bail.
What are good and bad collateral?
Major collateral items like boats and cars are good collateral, but their value will be of the current time, not of what you bought them for. Items that you are currently paying for, like a house or a car, are considered bad collateral, and must be avoided.
Melissa Police Station Address: 3411 Barker Ave, Melissa, TX 75454
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