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

Hardin County Work Camp

Route 1, Box 99, Cave-In-Rock, IL, 62919 618-289-3237

Macon County Jail

333 South Franklin Street, Decatur, IL, 62523 217-424-1341

Jefferson County Jail

911 East Casey Avenue, Mt. Vernon, IL, 62864 618-244-8015

Peoria Adult Transition Center

607-613 North Main, Peoria, IL, 61602 309-671-3162

Tazewell County Jail

101 South Capitol Street, Pekin, IL, 61554 309-477-2253

Tri-County Justice & Detention Center (ICE)

1026 Shawnee College Road, Ullin, IL, 62992 618-845-3512

Kendall County Jail

1102 Cornell Lane, Yorkville, IL, 60560 630-553-7500

McLean County Detention Center

104 West Front Street, Bloomington, IL, 61702 309-888-5065

LaSalle County Jail

707 East Etna Road, Ottawa, IL, 61350 815-434-8383

Cook County Sheriff Jail (CCDOC) - D.O.C. Boot Camp

2801 South Rockwell Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60608 778-869-7955
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