Clay County, Arkansas Criminal Records
A criminal record contains much information about the criminal – the laws that he or she has broken, victims’ contact information, evidence, friends and family of the criminal and court dates for each crime. These records are crucial for local, state, federal and international law enforcement to find out more about the crimes. They are not just used for current crimes, which is why careful records must be maintained – they can be used to figure out the next move of certain criminals as well.
Local Law Enforcement
The current sheriff is Sheriff David H. Turner, and there are two sheriff offices – one for each county seat:
Clay County Sheriff - Piggot Office
268 South 2nd Street, Piggott, AR 72454
Phone: (870) 598-2270 Fax: (870) 598-3146

Clay County Sheriff's Office - Corning Office
800 Southwest 2nd Street, Corning, AR 72422
Phone: (870) 857-6752
These two offices will assist you in obtaining copies of local police reports. There usually is a fee associated with obtaining a report.
Inmate Searches
Perhaps you have been wronged by a certain criminal or have a criminal friend or family member in prison. Regardless of your reason, you can keep track of where they are and where they go with the VINE (Victim Information and Notification Everyday) system. A free service, you just enter your phone number or email address on the website below and you will receive 24-hour updates whenever the designated inmate is moved throughout the system. The website is:
Sex Offender Registry
Sex offenders are a special class of criminals; level 3 and 4 sex offenders must stay registered on an official registry at all times, even if it’s been several years. Usually they have to re-register every year, as well as when they move or get a new job. Local sex offenders can be found using this website:

Other County Records
Clay Background Check
Clay Court Records
Clay Birth Records
Clay Death Records
Clay Genealogy Records
Clay Marriage Records
Clay Divorce Records
Clay Vital Records
Clay Public Records
Clay Property Records