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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Jails and prisons in Illinois

There are 529 jails and prisons in Illinois

Sheridan Correctional Center

4017 East 2603 Road, Sheridan, IL, 60551 815-496-2181

Shawnee Correctional Center

6665 Route 146 East, Vienna, IL, 62995 618-658-8331

Logan Correctional Center (Female)

1096 1350th StreetPO Box 1000, Lincoln, IL, 62656 217-735-5581

Vienna Correctional Center

6695 State Route 146 East, Vienna, IL, 62995 618-658-8371

Big Muddy River Correctional Center

251 North Illinois Highway 37, Ina, IL, 62846 618-437-5300

Hill Correctional Center

600 South Linwood RoadPO Box 1327, Galesburg, IL, 61402 309-343-4212

Danville Correctional Center

3820 East Main Street, Danville, IL, 61834 217-446-0441

Vandalia Correctional Center

Route 51 NorthPO Box 500, Vandalia, IL, 62471 618-283-4170

Jacksonville Correctional Center

2268 East Morton Avenue, Jacksonville, IL, 62650 217-245-1481

Centralia Correctional Center

9330 Shattuc Road, Centralia, IL, 62801 618-553-4111
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