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

St. Clair County Jail

700 North 5th Street, Belleville, IL, 62220 618-277-3505

Graham Reception & Classification Center

12078 Illinois Route 185, Hillsboro, IL, 62049 217-532-6962

Peoria County Jail

301 North Maxwell Road, Peoria, IL, 61604 309-697-7841

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

2700 South California Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60608 773-674-7100

Vermilion County Jail

2 East South Street, Danville, IL, 61832 217-444-0100

Pittsfield Work Camp

23540 365th Street, Pittsfield, IL, 62363 217-285-2280

Vandalia Work Camp

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

Crossroads Adult Transition Center

3210 West Arthington, Chicago, IL, 60624 773-533-5000

Illinois Youth Center - Joliet

2848 West McDonough, Joliet, IL, 60436 815-725-1206

USP - Marion Satellite Prison Camp - Minimum

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