Communications Section

The Communications Sections is responsible for all MULES/NCIC entries for the Cole County Sheriff’s Department. Here are a few numbers to show what we have done in the past.

Warrants
  • 2009: 2,966
  • 2010: 3,134
  • 2011: 3,379
  • 2012: 3,371
  • 2013: 3,994
  • 2014: 4,405
Orders of Protection
  • 2009: 797
  • 2010: 1,117
  • 2011: 1,077
  • 2012: 1,047
  • 2013: 1,083
  • 2014: 1,207
Jakes Law Check
Wants/Warrant Check for Release From Jail:
  • 2009: 5,934
  • 2010: 5,626
  • 2011: 6,795
  • 2012: 7,523
  • 2013: 6,450
  • 2014: 5,831
Sex Offenders managed 145 with 120 checking in four times a year and the other checking bi-annually. Number of checks approximately 530.

Demographic Cards Entered
  • 2010: 3,308
  • 2011: 2,780
  • 2012: 3,190
  • 2013: 2,695
  • 2014: 2,763
Tickets Entered
  • 2010: 779
  • 2011: 779
  • 2012: 847
  • 2013: 687
  • 2014: 571
CCWs
  • 2011: new 482 (Renewals 350 approximately)
  • 2012: new 649 (Renewals 290 approximately)
  • 2013: 1,243 (New laws and procedure were put in place in 2013)
  • 2014: 1,049
These numbers do not include the day to day MULES inquiries or entries nor does it include the day to day telephone call volume.