Hidalgo County Warrant and Arrest Records Search

There are two recommended sources for a Hidalgo County warrant search. The first consists of the Safety Department. They are responsible for carrying out background checks on the county’s employees. Their location is 9805 N. 10th, McAllen, TX  78504 (Phone no.956-292-7030). The second sourcethat displays information on outstanding warrants is the sheriff office. They can be found at 711 El Cibolo Road, Edinburg, Texas  78541. You are advised to get to the office in person and check their databases.

Initiating an arrest search

To do a Hidalgo County arrest records search, we advised contacting the county jail. Their address is 701 El Cibolo Road, Edinburg, TX 78541. They can be reached bydialing 956-381-7900.

Texas Department of Public Safety offers the public a Computerized Criminal History System which enables searchers to view the arrest histories of the state’s offenders. Only arrests that were made due to charges greater than Class B misdemeanorcases will be included in this database. In addition, to view the records, you must sign up and disclose some personal details (such as your residential address).

Finding Hidalgo County court records

The county’s website has an electronic search tool that will display civil and criminal court records.

If you intend to run a more comprehensive case search, you should contact the district clerk, which is located at 100 N. Closner, Edinburg, TX  78539 (phone number: 956-318-2200, fax number: 956-318-2251).

Hidalgo county clerk may also assist you intracing court dockets issued by the county court. They are placed near the district clerk office. Their phone numbers are 956-318-2100 and 888-318-2811. Their fax number is 956-318-2105.

Another search option

Instead of relying on so many sources, you can extract abundant information by resorting to the search box on this page (right bar). Results will contain the criminal history of the person you had been checking. All searches will remain 100% confidential.

Crime Data

Crime statistics revealed by the TxDPS indicate that during 2013, 32562 crime incidents were reported to the county’s law enforcement authorities. This number consisted of 22 murders, 197 rapes, 469 robberies, 6412 burglaries, 22242larceny cases, 1562 auto thefts and 1658 assaults. Police responded with 4875 arrests.