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

Salem Jail

201 South Rotan Avenue, Salem, IL, 62881 618-548-2232

Arlington Heights Jail

33 South Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005 847-368-5300

Sandwich Jail

308 East College Street, Sandwich, IL, 60548 815-786-7261

Ashland Jail

101 North Yates Street, Ashland, IL, 62612 217-476-8191

Schaumburg Police Jail

1000 West Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, IL, 60194 847-882-3586

Auburn Jail

324 West Jefferson Street, Auburn, IL, 62615 217-438- 3351

Schiller Park Police Jail

9526 West Irving Park Road, Schiller Park, IL, 60176 847-678-4794

Aurora Jail

1200 East Indian Trail Road, Aurora, IL, 60505 630-256-5000

Village of Skokie Police Jail

7300 Niles Center Road, Skokie, IL, 60077 847-982-5900
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