Jefferson County Inmate Lookup (Illinois)

Search for Jefferson 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.


Jefferson County Jails and Prisons incarcerate convicted criminals and detain people awaiting trials in Jefferson 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, Jefferson County Court sentences, and all current and prior incarcerations. They also include important information for locating Jefferson County inmates such as their identification number, aliases, and mug shots. Jails and Prisons often provide a searchable online database for locating inmates in Jefferson County .

Big Muddy River Correctional Center Ina IL 251 Illinois 37 62846 618-437-5300

Jefferson County Jail Mount Vernon IL 911 Casey Avenue 62864 618-244-8015


Jefferson County Police Departments are charged with stopping crimes and conducting investigations in order to maintain public safety in Jefferson County, Illinois. As part of this job, Police Departments also keep records on current and former Jefferson 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 Jefferson 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.

Bonnie Police Department Bonnie IL 270 South Railroad Street 62816 618-242-5646

Mount Vernon Police Department Mount Vernon IL 211 North 10th Street 62864 618-242-2131

Rend Lake College Police Ina IL 468 Ken Gray Parkway 62846 618-437-5321


Jefferson County Sheriff's Departments often operate at the county level to maintain safety and order by stopping crimes and conducting investigations in Jefferson County, Illinois. As part of these responsibilities, Jefferson County Sheriff's Departments keep records on current and former inmates. These Jefferson 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 Jefferson 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.

Jefferson County Justice Center Mount Vernon IL 911 Casey Avenue 62864 618-244-8004

Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Mount Vernon IL 911 Casey Avenue 62864 618-244-8004


Jefferson County Probation Departments are responsible for monitoring court-ordered probations, including those imposed on individuals as an alternative to incarceration in Jefferson 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 Jefferson 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 Jefferson County incarcerations, and they may be available through an online database.

Jefferson County Probation Department Mount Vernon IL 911 Casey Avenue 62864 618-244-8018