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

Cook County Sheriff Jail (CCDOC) - D.O.C. Division XI

3015 South California Boulevard, Chicago, IL, 60608 773-674-7100

East Moline Correctional Center

100 Hillcrest Road, East Moline, IL, 61244 309-755-4511

Cook County Sheriff Jail (CCDOC) - D.O.C. Division I

2600 South California Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60608 773-674-5245

Robinson Correctional Center

13423 East 1150th Avenue, Robinson, IL, 62454 618-546-5659

Taylorville Correctional Center

1144 Illinois Route 29, Taylorville, IL, 62568 217-824-4004

Winnebago County Jail

650 West State Street, Rockford, IL, 61102 815-319-6600

Dwight Correctional Center - CLOSED

23813 East 3200 North Road, Dwight, IL, 60420 815-584-2806

United States Penitentiary (USP) - Marion Medium

4500 Prison Road, Marion, IL, 62959 618-964-1441

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - Pekin Medium

2600 South Second Street, Pekin, IL, 61554 309-346-8588

Federal Correctional Institution (FCI) - Greenville Medium

100 US Highway 40, Greenville, IL, 62246 618-664-6200
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