Criminal Warrants Section led by a lieutenant and staffed with a sergeant and five deputies are tasked with accepting the delivery of arrest warrants, reviewing them for completion and legality. Deputy Sheriffs assigned to this unit process and attempt to locate, by any information available, the named defendant. They may also assist United States Marshals Fugitive Force and other federal, state and local agencies with warrant service. Those defendants who are successfully located are arrested and delivered to the Montgomery County Jail for booking and intake. This section is also responsible for performing transports and inmate extraditions. Annually, this section serves over 17,000 warrants.
The Montgomery County Sheriff's Department maintains an Online Warrant Information database. You can check to see if you or someone else has an active arrest warrant issued out of any Montgomery County Court. Only adult, criminal defendant warrants are listed in this database. The information provided may be up to 24 hours old at any given time.
Anyone with information on the location of a wanted person is encouraged to use the anonymous link on the public inquiry warrant search page.
This information is made available to the public and law enforcement in the interest of public safety.
Any unauthorized use of this information is forbidden and subject to criminal prosecution.