Franklin County Inmate Lookup (Illinois)

Search for Franklin County, IL inmate location information. Inmate records include information on prior incarcerations, arrests, convictions, inmate identification numbers, federal inmates, state inmates, county inmates, detentions before trial, prison sentences, inmate transfers, and more.


Franklin County Jails and Prisons incarcerate convicted criminals and detain people awaiting trials in Franklin County, Illinois. They may operate at the federal, state, or local level. Jails and Prisons maintain detailed records for the people they detain, which includes inmate records. These records contain an inmate's criminal history, including personal information, any arrests or convictions for misdemeanors or felonies, Franklin County Court sentences, and all current and prior incarcerations. They also include important information for locating Franklin County inmates such as their identification number, aliases, and mug shots. Jails and Prisons often provide a searchable online database for locating inmates in Franklin County .

Franklin County Jail Benton IL 403 East Main Street 62812 618-439-9553

Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center Benton IL 409 East Washington Street 62812 618-438-2222


The U.S. Marshals Service houses and transports federal prisoners during their federal custody and trials in Franklin County, Illinois. They are also responsible for delivering convicted individuals to a federal Bureau of Prisons facility. As part of their responsibilities, the U.S. Marshals maintain records on all their current or former Franklin County inmates. These Franklin County inamte records include the inmate's name, personal information, the charge which led to detention, and the outcome of the individual's trial. The records also state whether the individual was acquitted or convicted, any sentence given by the court, and the federal prison where convicted prisoners were held. While some of this information is private, the U.S. Marshals may provide online access to Franklin County inmate information.

Benton Illinois US Marshals Service Benton IL 301 West Main Street 62812 618-439-6442


Franklin County Police Departments are charged with stopping crimes and conducting investigations in order to maintain public safety in Franklin County, Illinois. As part of this job, Police Departments also keep records on current and former Franklin County inmates. Police inmate records include personal information on the inmate such as name, date of birth, the length of the sentence, and the offense which led to incarceration. These Franklin County public criminal records may also include information about the jail or prison currently holding the inmate and any prison transfers. Police Departments may provide online access to inmate records.

Benton Police Department Benton IL 500 West Main Street 62812 618-439-4504

Buckner Police Department Buckner IL 207 West Main Street 62819 618-724-7501

Christopher Police Department Christopher IL 208 North Thomas Street 62822 618-724-2828

Illinois Department Of Natural Resources - Region 5 Office Benton IL 11731 Illinois 37 62812 618-435-8138

Orient Police Department Orient IL 404 S Lincoln St 62874 618-937-2339

Royalton Police Department Royalton IL 311 South Main Street 62983 618-984-3343

Sesser Police Department Sesser IL 302 West Franklin Street 62884 618-625-2341

Thompsonville Police Department Thompsonville IL 21230 Division Street 62890 618-627-2139

Valier Police Department Valier IL Main Street 62812 618-724-7241

West City Police Department Benton IL 201 South Browning Street 62812 618-439-7100

West Frankfort Police Department West Frankfort IL 201 East Nolen Street 62896 618-937-3502

Zeigler Police Department Zeigler IL 303 Church Street 62999 618-596-2351


Franklin County Probation Departments are responsible for monitoring court-ordered probations, including those imposed on individuals as an alternative to incarceration in Franklin County, Illinois. Probation Departments keep detailed records on probations, including requirements to seek treatment for drug or alcohol abuse, attend counseling, or pay restitution to victims. People who have been convicted of felonies or misdemeanors but who were never incarcerated may not appear in other Franklin County inmate records, so probation records can be an important source of information for background checks. These records will also list any prior or current Franklin County incarcerations, and they may be available through an online database.

Franklin County Probation Department Benton IL 411 East Main Street 62812 618-438-2222


Franklin County Sheriff's Departments often operate at the county level to maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Franklin County, Illinois. As part of these responsibilities, Franklin County Sheriff's Departments keep records on current and former inmates. These Franklin County inmate records include personal information such as the inmate's name, date of birth, the length of the sentence, and the offense which led to incarceration. Additionally, the records may include information about the Franklin County jail or prison currently holding the inmate, as well as any prison transfers. Sheriff's Departments may provide online access to their inmate records.

Franklin County Sheriff Office / Franklin County Jail Benton IL 403 East Main Street 62812 618-438-8211