Chester County Jail & Prison

Find Chester County Pennsylvania jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentaries. Jails and prisons provide information on inmate searches, rosters, lookups, lists, records, and mugshot photos.


Chester County Prison 501 South Wawaset Road West Chester PA 19382 610-793-1510


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What are Jails and Prisons?

Jails and prisons are secure facilities that confine people who have been convicted of crimes. Details about the offenders incarcerated are often available, including offenders' personal data, booking dates, visitation schedules, bond amounts and mugshot photos. County jails and state prisons usually make inmate records available online.

To find information about offenders and the locations where they are confined, you can perform inmate searches. State corrections departments usually maintain inmate records online. Government agencies operate most jails and prisons, but an increasing number are operated by private corporations.