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Oregon Historical County Records Guide

Clackamas County Records Inventory

Prisoners Registers

1891-1960

Series tracks individuals incarcerated in the county jail. Information includes prisoner identification number; date entered; name, address, age, birth date, height and weight, eye and hair color, and nationality of prisoner; arrest date; arresting officer; crime committed; sentence; bail; court; release date; and remarks. Prisoner registers, which may also be referred to as jail lists, have been inventoried through 1965. Access to portions of these records may be restricted for 25 years after termination of custody by Oregon Revised Statute 192.496(3).

Records at the Clackamas County Sheriff's Brooks Building, Lobby Exhibit Case:
Jail Register, vol. 6, 1947-1950 (1 volume).

Records at the Clackamas County Sheriff's Brooks Building, Community Education Center Room 399:
Jail Register, vol. 2, 1925-1929 (1 volume); vol. 3, 1935-1940 (1 volume); vol. 4, 1940-1944 (1 volume); vol. 5, 1944-1947 (1 volume).
[Mug Book-includes photographs and charges], 1941-1948 (1 volume).

Records at the Clackamas County Sheriff's Brooks Building, Secure Storage Area Room 438:
[Jail Register], 1891-1925 (1 volume);
Jail Register, vol. 7, 1950-1952 (1 volume); vol. 8, 1952-1955 (1 volume); vol. 9, 1955-1957 (1 volume); vol. 10, 1957-1960 (1 volume).

Records at the Museum of the Oregon Territory, Library:
Jail Register Index [Abstract], 1892-1903, 1907-1925 (1 volume).

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