Hartford County Connecticut provides access to a wide variety of criminal records including but not limited to police reports, court cases, sex offenders, convictions, and a jail inmate search. Much of this information is available via state and government websites.
Supreme Court, Appellate Court, Superior Court, and Small Claims Court
If you are looking for information or need to look up court records, the State of Connecticut Judicial webpage case look-up is the first place to start. You may search by case number, court docket number, attorney, or party name for all information related to Superior Court (civil, family, housing, small claims, motor vehicle), Supreme Court, and Appellate Court cases.
Criminal and Motor Vehicle Convictions
The State of Connecticut Judicial Branch maintains a web page where you are able to look up criminal and motor vehicle convictions by defendant name. You need at least the last name, first name, year of birth, and location of the court. This is also where you will be able to check for a DUI and other motor vehicle infractions.
City of Hartford Police
To find out if someone has been arrested, the City of Hartford Connecticut maintains a daily record of adult arrests. It can be accessed via the City of Hartford Police webpage under Arrest Records. This is a PDF listing of names of defendants, officers involved, location, nature of the crime, and whether it was a felony or a misdemeanor. The Hartford Police webpage is easy to navigate and has a plethora of valuable information including animal control, community affairs, police contacts, arrests and records, internal affairs, as well as police news and history.
If you want to find out if someone has a warrant, or if you are asking yourself do I have a warrant, the State of Connecticut maintains web pages where you have complete access to arrest warrants going back to the year 2006. The monthly arrest warrant report is a valuable tool for both government professionals and private citizens alike and contains monthly arrest warrant reports dating back 12 years. For arrest warrants relating to failure to appear, violation of probation, or orders of incarnation, there is a page where you may search by last, name, town, and court location.
Sex Offender Registry
The sex offender registry contains a link where you can find out if someone is a registered sex offender as well as look at mugshots. This page is maintained by the Connecticut Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection, State Police Division. You have the ability to search by inputting a full address and generating a listing of registered offenders near the address used in the search.
State of Connecticut Department of Corrections Inmate Search
When you need to search jail inmate records, everything you need is located on the State of Connecticut Department of Corrections webpage. Here you can search by CT DOC inmate number, last name, first name, or date of birth.