A Shackelford County TX arrest warrant is an extension of Texan authority that permits law officials to apprehend and prosecute the individual named by the warrant. Despite being issued by a particular county in this case, Shackelford County all TX warrants are active on a statewide basis. This means that an individual with a Shackelford County TX active warrant can be arrested under that same warrant no matter where they are in the state of Texas.
However, before an arrest warrant can be issued, officers of law must first show evidence that implicates the suspect in a crime. Provided that the judge or magistrate accepts the evidence as presented, then they will authorize an arrest warrant. Every TX warrant must include the full name of the criminal suspect, the crime that they committed, and the signature of the authorizing judge/magistrate. Once signed, arrest warrants must be executed within 48 hours.
To make a Shackelford County TX arrest warrant inquiry, you should contact the Shackelford County courthouse. This can be accomplished either in person or over the phone. Their street address is 225 South Main Street, in Albany TX, and the telephone number is 325-762-2232. If youre trying to look up Shackelford County TX arrest records, you can either use a tool from the TDCJ at http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/mediasvc/offender_information/index.html, which is highly useful for records of current inmates, or you can use the above search form to instantly search through an online criminal records database.
If there is an active warrant for you in Shackelford County TX, you should turn yourself in as soon as possible. This will help you avoid future legal troubles.
At the end of 2010, Shackelford County had a remarkably low prisoner count only 16 persons were in jail. You can review this statistic and more at the TDCJs website at http://www.tdcj.state.tx.us/documents/Statistical_Report_2010.pdf.