Calhoun County Jail

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Calhoun County Jail Details

Address and Phone Number for Calhoun County Jail, a Jail & Prison, at PO Box 635, Hardin IL.

Calhoun County Jail
PO Box 635
Hardin, Illinois, 62047

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About the Calhoun County Jail

The Calhoun County Jail, located in Hardin, IL, is a secure facility that houses inmates. The inmates may be awaiting trial or sentencing, or they may be serving a sentence after being convicted of a crime. Jails and Prisons maintain records on inmates, including arrest records, sentencing records, court documents, and other criminal records. Calhoun County Jail makes these records available to the public.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Hardin inmates
  • Conducting a background check
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Contacting an inmate
  • Jail and Prison visiting hours
Locating Hardin Inmates

Hardin Jails and Prisons provide information about inmates. These records include Jail and Prison rosters, inmate contact information, and sentencing information. In addition to locating current inmates, the records may provide information on former inmates or inmates who have been transferred. The Calhoun County Jail may also be able to provide information about inmates housed in other Calhoun County or Illinois Jails and Prisons, including information on prison transfers.

Finding Calhoun County Criminal Records

Jails and Prisons in Calhoun County maintain criminal records for current and former inmates. These records include arrest records, warrant records, parole records, and other information about convicted offenders. Criminal records can also list information about the inmate's crime, court-ordered victim restitution, and parole eligibility. Records for former inmates can also include parole information. These criminal records play a central role in conducting a thorough background check.

Hardin Jail and Prison Policies

Jails and Prisons within Calhoun County follow Illinois or federal policies depending on their type. The Calhoun County Jail provides information on its policies, including rules for contacting inmates, sending money to inmates, or visiting the facility. Contact the main office for information about visitation hours and any restrictions on visitation.

Jail and Prison Transfers

While Jails are short-term facilities for inmates awaiting trial or sentencing, Prisons house inmates serving longer sentences. Some Jails incarcerate inmates serving short sentences, typically under one year. Inmates often transfer between Calhoun County Jails and Prisons. Calhoun County Jail can provide information on inmate transfers to local, state, or national facilities.

State and Federal Prisons in Calhoun County

In Illinois, the Department of Corrections (DOC) or Bureau of Prisons (POC) oversees state prisons. The Federal Bureau of Prisons (FBOP) runs federal prisons. These agencies also oversee private prisons operating in Calhoun County, which must follow Illinois and federal regulations.

Contact the Calhoun County Jail

You may contact the Calhoun County Jail by calling 618-576-9041, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Calhoun County Jail, PO Box 635, Hardin, Illinois, 62047.