Joliet Prison in Joliet, Illinois

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Joliet Prison Details

Address, Phone Number, Fax Number, and Hours for Joliet Prison, a Jail & Prison, at West Jefferson Street, Joliet IL.

Joliet Prison
1321 West Jefferson Street
Joliet, Illinois, 60435
Mon-Fri 8:00 AM-4:00 PM

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About the Joliet Prison

The Joliet Prison, located in Joliet, 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. Joliet Prison makes these records available to the public.

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

Joliet 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 Joliet Prison may also be able to provide information about inmates housed in other Will County or Illinois Jails and Prisons, including information on prison transfers.

Finding Will County Criminal Records

Jails and Prisons in Will 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.

Joliet Jail and Prison Policies

Jails and Prisons within Will County follow Illinois or federal policies depending on their type. The Joliet Prison 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 Will County Jails and Prisons. Joliet Prison can provide information on inmate transfers to local, state, or national facilities.

State and Federal Prisons in Will 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 Will County, which must follow Illinois and federal regulations.

Contact the Joliet Prison

You may contact the Joliet Prison by calling 815-730-8541, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Joliet Prison, 1321 West Jefferson Street, Joliet, Illinois, 60435.