Illinois Inmate Search

Records of inmates serving their sentence in Illinois state prisons are maintained by Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC). The DOC maintains a centralized inmate database which one can easily search(refer the guide below). However, county jails, police jails, city jails in Illinois maintains the inmate recordsindividually and one need to refer their websites for details. Read the instructions below to lookup inmate information across all prison types.

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Illinois inmate search

DOC manages and operates all the state prison in Illinois

To search for an inmate in DOC follow the steps given below:

  1. Navigate to DOC inmate search page - Link
  2. Enter inmate name, id, age, gender and date of birth in the required fields
  3. Click on “Submit” button

On the next page, you can see the list of all inmates matching the criteria.

AuthorityIllinois Department of Corrections (IDOC)
Inmate Search////
Address1301 Concordia Court, P.O. Box 19277, Springfield, IL 62794-9277
Phone(217) 558-2200/ 2008

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Select the type of prison

Jails and prisons in Illinois

There are 529 jails and prisons in Illinois

Thomson Correctional Center

1100 One Mile Road, Thomson, IL, 61285 815-259-1177

Adams County Jail

521 Vermont Street, Quincy, IL, 62301 217-277-2200

Adams County Juvenile Detention Facility

200 North 52nd Street, Quincy, IL, 62305 217-277-2233

Alexander County Jail

2000 Washington Avenue, Cairo, IL, 62914 618-734-2141

Bond County Jail

403 South Second Street, Greenville, IL, 62246 618-664-2151, 618-664-0243

Boone County Correctional Facility (BCADF)

615 North Main Street, Belvidere, IL, 61008 815-544-9322

Brown County Jail

200 Court Street, Room #1, Mt. Sterling, IL, 62353 217-773-2011

Bureau County Jail

22 Park Avenue West, Princeton, IL, 61356 815-875-3344

Calhoun County Jail

301 South County RoadPO Box 635, Hardin, IL, 62047 618-576-9041, 618-576-2417

Carroll County Jail

301 North Main Street, Mt. Carroll, IL, 61053 815-244-9171
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