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

Stateville Correctional Center

16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434 815-727-3607

Menard Correctional Center

711 Kaskaskia StreetPO Box 711, Menard, IL, 62259 618-826-5071

Pinckneyville Correctional Center

5835 State Route 154, Pinckneyville, IL, 62274 618-357-9722

Dixon Correctional Center

2600 North Brinton AvenuePO Box 1200, Dixon, IL, 61021 815-288-5561

Lawrence Correctional Center

10940 Lawrence Road, Sumner, IL, 62466 618-936-2064

Western Illinois Correctional Center

2500 Route 99 South, Mount Sterling, IL, 62353 217-773-4441

Illinois River Correctional Center

1300 West LocustPO Box 999, Canton, IL, 61520 309-647-7030

Pontiac Correctional Center

700 West Lincoln StreetPO Box 99, Pontiac, IL, 61764 815-842-2816

Northern Reception & Classification Center

16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434 815-727-3607

Graham Correctional Center

12078 Illinois Route 185, Hillsboro, IL, 62049 217-532-6961
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