Search Inmates in Lawrence County, AR. Results Include: Arrests, Bookings, Criminal Records, Status, Booking #, Booking Date, Age, Bond Amount, Address Given, Charges, Statute, Court Case Number, Degree Level, Bond, Warrants.

Lawrence  County Arkansas Sheriff Overview

Lawrence County is located in the northeast portion of Arkansas. It was formed on 1815 and named in honor of a hero during the War of 1812, Captain James Lawrence. The county seat is Walnut Ridge. The zip codes in Lawrence County are 72415, 72457, 72458, 72465, 72433, 72440, 72476, and 72445.

Sheriff Jeff Yates is the highest ranking law enforcement officer in Lawrence County. His second-in-command is Chief Deputy Tony Waldrupe. He is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Sheriff’s Office. You can reach the Sheriff and Chief Deputy by calling (870) 886-2525. The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Detention Division headed by Jail Administrator Debbie Burleson. You can get in touch with her at 870-886-2525.

Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office:

Address: 315 West Main, Walnut Ridge, AR 72476

Phone: (870) 886-2525

Inmate Search in Lawrence County Jail

The Lawrence County Jail does not have an inmate roster posted online. If you wish to locate an inmate here, you can get in touch with the jail at 870-886-2525 or

The Sheriff’s Office posts its Most Wanted list online. If you have information on the location of an individual listed here, please call the Sheriff’s Office at (870) 886-2525.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures:

Inmates at the Lawrence County Jail are allowed to visit with family and friends every Saturday. Sign-in times are from 8am to 11am. To send funds to an inmate by going online at

Sex Offender Search and Lookup:

A person convicted of a sex offense such as rape, incest, and prostitution is considered a sex offender. By law, this type of offender must be registered in the state and national sex offender databases. Anyone who wishes to learn if any such offenders are residing in Lawrence County can visit Make sure that you read the disclaimer prior to accessing the database. Not all offenders comply with the registration law. You may encounter records that only list the last known address of an offender.

Bail and Bondsman

A person charged with a crime is allowed to post bail – the money that the court asks for in exchange for allowing a defendant to stay out of jail while the trial is pending. This ensures that the defendant will appear at all his scheduled court dates. If he does not, he forfeits the money.

A bondsman can be hired if the defendant (or his family) cannot pay the bail on their own. The bondsman usually charges 12% of the bail amount as his fee. This cannot be refunded. Once hired, the bondsman will sign a bond with the court that will allow the defendant to be released. If the defendant does not return for the trial, it will be the bondsman’s responsibility to pay the entire bond amount.

Lawrence County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:Lawrence County Probation Department
Location:1000 West Main Street, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas, 72476
Lawrence County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined15
Avg Daily Population23
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll13
Full time total employees13
Total salaries and wages28600
Other operating expenditures35000
Total construction costs0
Equipment, furnishings, etc0
Year of original construction1964
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable


Lawrence County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20166,942
Number Employed Annual Average, 20166,639
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016303
Unemployment Rate, 20164.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201534,808
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Lawrence County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20143,803
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201523.7
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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