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Richwood, West Virginia Jail and Mugshot Information

Richwood is a city in Nicholas County, West Virginia. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.67 square miles (4.33 sq. km). The City of Richwood had a population of approximately 2,051 in the year 2010.

The mayor of Richwood, West Virginia is Bob Henry Baber. Bob Henry Baber can be contacted at (304) 846-2596 and by email at mayor@richwoodwv.gov.

Bob Henry Baber, Mayor
City of Richwood
Richwood City Hall
6 White Avenue
Richwood, WV 26261
Phone: (304) 846-2596
Email: mayor@richwoodwv.gov

Richwood City Mayor

In 2003, the crime-index in Richwood, West Virginia was 8.7, lower than it had been since at least the year 2002, but lower than the national average of 322.2. According to research of West Virginia and other state lists, there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Richwood, West Virginia as of March 09, 2019. The ratio of number of residents in Richwood to the number of sex offenders is 136 to 1.

There were an estimated 1,284 total crimes per 100,000 people in Richwood, West Virginia. This rate is lower than the average in the state of West Virginia which has 2,203 total crimes per 100,000 residents. The crime rate in Richwood is also lower than the national average of 2,745 crimes for every 100,000 individuals.

Further breaking down the types of crimes in Richwood, there were an estimated 205 violent crimes for every 100,000 residents (which include murder, robbery, rape, and assault). The average for violent crimes in the state of West Virginia is 351 per 100,000 citizens and the average nationally is 383 for every 100,000 residents.

In terms of property crimes, (burglary, theft, and vehicle theft), there were an estimated 1,079 property crimes per 100,000 residents, a rate which is lower than both the West Virginia average of 1,852 property crimes for every 100,000 individuals and lower than the U.S. average of 2,362 property crimes per 100,000 citizens.

Facts about crime in Richwood, West Virginia:

  • The overall crime rate in Richwood is 53% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.52 daily crimes that occur in Richwood.
  • Richwood is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Richwood you have a 1 in 78 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Richwood has decreased by 6%.

Richwood, West Virginia Police Station Information

Richwood Police Department

Lloyd A. “Allen” Cogar, Chief of Police
Richwood Police Department
6 White Avenue
Richwood, WV 26261
Email: police@richwoodwv.gov
Phone: (304) 846-2596
Emergency: 911

Richwood Police Dept

Nicholas County Sheriff’s Office

The Nicholas County Sheriff’s Office is also responsible for the public safety of the City of Richwood, West Virginia.

William Nunley, Sheriff
Nicholas County Sheriff’s Office
700 Main Street, Suite 3
Summersville, West Virginia 26651
Phone: (304)872-7880
Dispatch: (304) 872-7814
Tax Office: (304) 872-7842

Nicholas County Sheriff
Nicholas Sheriff Facebook

Nicholas County Jail Information

The physical location of the jail is:

Central Regional Jail and Correctional Facility (Nicholas County Jail)
1255 Dyer Hill Road
Sutton, WV 26601
Phone: (304) 765-7904
Phone: (304) 765-5326 (Non-Contact Visitation Scheduling)
Fax: (304) 765-3341

Visitations Hours at Central Regional Jail and Correctional Facility (Nicholas County Jail):

  • No Visitations on Monday
  • 8:30 am to 9:30 am; 10:00 am to 11:00 am; 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Tuesday and Wednesday (Phone Scheduled)
  • No Visitation on Thursday
  • 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm; 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm; 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm and 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm, Friday (Phone Scheduled)
  • 8:30 am to 9:30 am; 10:00 am to 11:00 am; 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm, Saturday (Inmate Scheduled)
  • 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm and 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm, Sunday (Inmate Scheduled)

Visitations at Central Regional Jail and Correctional Facility (Nicholas County Jail):

Central Regional Jail Visitations

Nicholas County Jail (Central Regional Jail and Correctional Facility):

Central Regional Jail and Correctional Facility

Police Records Request in Richwood, West Virginia

We have not found any police records information on Richwood. Instead we have included public records. Public records can be obtained from the City Recorder’s Office. Requests for public records can be made by completing and submitting the City’s Freedom of Information Act Request (FOIA) Form. The completed application shall be hand delivered, mailed, or sent via fax to the City Recorder’s office during regular office hours, except during legal holidays.

The location and records request contact information is as follows:

Chris Drennen, Recorder
Office of the City Recorder
City of Richwood
Richwood City Hall
6 White Avenue
Richwood, WV 26261
Phone: 304-846-2596
Email: recorder@richwoodwv.gov

Richwood City Recorder

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