Arrest warrants turn into active warrants in Cambria County, PA the moment a sitting judge in the local courthouse here signs the paper that proves the existence of a probable cause to sustain the arrest. The police are then responsible for both the fulfillment of the warrant and of course for the detention and incarceration of the suspects.
Upon looking to find out whether you or someone you know has active Cambria County, Pennsylvania arrest warrants issued against your names, you have to visit the official sheriff’s office website using this link: http://www.cambriacountypa.gov/sheriff.aspx. You can learn about the Cambria County open records request form. This form can be returned by email, fax, or US mail, and it can even be presented in person. Following is a list of information you may need to return the form: mkestermont et co.cambria.pa.us (use "Open Record Request" in the subject line), Cambria County Courthouse, Attn: Melissa Kestermont, Open Records Officer, 220 South Center Street, Ebensburg, PA 15931, or 814.472.6940, Attn: Melissa Kestermont, Open Records Officer (for faxing purposes). If you are willing to personally go to the Cambria County Courthouse and conduct a more detailed warrant search, you can use this address: Commissioners Office, 200 South Center Street, Ebensburg, PA 15931.
You can also register here: http://completecriminalchecks.com/records.php?state=PA&county=Cambria&zi... to become an active member and check out all the criminal records, warrants, arrest records, or even outstanding warrants (active warrants that have not been properly fulfilled) that have been issued on your name or someone you know.
The 1999-2008 timeframe has seen a number of total crimes close to 20,000 in Cambria County, PA. More than 2,000 of the total number of crimes that have occurred during the ten recorded years have been considered violent. With around 2,000 total yearly crimes transpiring in Cambria County, Pennsylvania and around 1,000 of these crimes occurring less than one mile from the homes of the victims, this county records a crime every four hours or so. There are up to 30 murders and more than 13,000 thefts occurring here, as well as more than 100 rapes in the area.