Illinois Inmate Search

Perform a free Illinois public inmate records search, including inmate rosters, lists, locators, lookups, inquiries, and active jail inmates.


Carroll County Government Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Carroll County Government's inmate list by name, including charges, bond information and case number. Search Records


Champaign County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records Search Champaign County Sheriff's Office inmate database by name or partial name. Search Records

Coles County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Coles County Sheriff's Office list of confined inmates by name, birth date, confinement date, confinement reason, and offense. Search Records

Douglas County Government Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Douglas County inmate roster by name, including race, gender, charges, and intake date. Search Records

Illinois VINELink Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records Search Illinois VINELink inmate list by first or last name or by offender number. Search Records

Lee County Jail Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Lee County Jail custody list by name, sex, age and arrest date. Search Records

McHenry County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records Search McHenry County Sheriff's Office current inmates by name and date or locate ICE detainees. Search Records

Moultrie County Sheriff's Department Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Moultrie County Sheriff's Department inmate list by name, intake date, offense and disposition. Search Records

Orland Park Police Department Sex Offender Search Sex Offender Registry, Criminal Records, Police Records, Inmate Search Search Orland Park Police Department registered sex offenders database by last name, city, zip, incarcerated location, status and type. Search Records

Peoria County Records Court Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Peoria County records database page by record type, including court records and jail records. Search Records

Peoria County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records View Peoria County Sheriff's Office inmate list, including photograph, by name, charge and booking number and date. Search Records

Warren County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Warren County Sheriff's Office webpage, including contact information, mission statement and pertinent links. Search Records

White County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View White County Sheriff's Office home page, including contact information, accident reports and useful links. Search Records

Whiteside County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Whiteside County Sheriff's Office webpage, including contact information, upcoming events, latest news and useful links. Search Records

Will County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records Search Will County Sheriff's Office inmate database by name, booking number, booking date or global subject number (GSN). Search Records

Will County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Will County Sheriff's Office website for general information including mission statement, contact information and links to services offered. Search Records

Williamson County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Williamson County Sheriff's Office general information page page, including hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

Winnebago County Sheriff's Office Inmate Search Jail Records, Inmate Search, Criminal Records Search Winnebago County Sheriff's Office inmate database by last name or by last name initial. Search Records

Winnebago County Sheriff's Office Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Winnebago County Sheriff's Office information including mission statement and links to budget facts. Search Records

Woodford County Sheriff Website Employee Directory, Police Records, Court Records, Criminal Records, Jail Records, Inmate Search View Woodford County Sheriff information page, including name, hours, phone number, and address. Search Records

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About Inmate Search

What is an Inmate Search?

An Inmate Search provides detailed information about a current or former inmate. Federal, state, and local prison systems are required to document all prisoners and maintain records on every inmate. An Inmate Search can locate an inmate, provide personal information about the individual, and it may include the inmate's offenses and sentence.

Inmate records contain personal information about incarcerated individuals, including the inmate's full name and any aliases, their age, race, and sex, and information relating to their incarceration. This includes the inmate's prison registration number, location, any prior incarcerations, release date, and in some cases, details relating to the inmate's convictions.

There are a number of reasons to perform an Inmate Search. Screening inmate records can be an important part of a background check. Employers, law enforcement agencies, and individuals may perform an Inmate Search to learn if a potential employee, suspect, or neighbor has been incarcerated. This information can be useful to assess a former inmate's threat to public safety.

An Inmate Search can also help families stay in touch with incarcerated loved ones. The search results include contact information for the institution that is currently holding the inmate. Inmates may be transferred or receive a new release date, and Inmate Searches can ensure that family members have up-to-date contact information. Inmate Searches can also help family members learn how to make visitations or send money to incarcerated individuals.

Inmate records are an important tool for prisons and jails. They are used to track prisoners, monitor their sentences, and collect demographic information. Prisons, sociologists, and criminal researchers can use inmate records to understand trends in criminal behavior and aid law enforcement. Inmate Searches are an important way to collect inmate records.

In the United States, there are separate federal and state prison systems. When performing an Inmate Search, it is important to use the correct inmate locator database. The Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), for example, provides an online inmate locator that only includes federal inmates. If an inmate has been transferred between state and federal prisons, it may be necessary to perform more than one Inmate Search.