Ford County Illinois Inmate Jail Records

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NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
(2520)Ford County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Ford County Jail235 North American StreetPaxtonIL60957217-379-2324
Ford County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Ford County Sheriff Department235 North American StreetPaxtonIL60957217-379-2324
Ford County Sheriff's Office235 North American StreetPaxtonIL60957217-379-2324
Ford County Inmate & Jail Records Databases
Ford County Jail Records
Jail Population Held for State Prison16
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison
Jail Population Held for State Jail3
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies16
Jail Population Held for ICE
Pretrial Jail Population13
Female Pretrial Jail Population2
Male Pretrial Jail Population38
Total Jail Admissions626
Total Jail Population26
Female Jail Population1
Male Jail Population30
Asian Jail Population
Black Jail Population13
Latino Jail Population2
Native Jail Population
White Jail Population16

How to Search For Jail Records Online

There are a few things that you need to know if you want to find Ford County jail records. The first thing that you have to know is that the Freedom of Information Act grants you the right to request all kinds of public records from the government agencies. The Freedom of Information Act also guarantees you the right to receive those records from criminal offenses, conviction records and even juvenile arrest records.

In addition to this, there are different kinds of records available for you to find like birth, death, marriage and other public records. If you are looking for Ford County jail records, then the first place where you can check is the Office of the Clerk Recorder. They are the people who maintain the records for the various counties in the state of Illinois.

Now that you have the basic information about how to find these records, it is time to start your search. The first place that you can go to look for the information is the Central Records Division. They are the one that maintains all of the information from the court houses and county buildings. So, they are definitely the best place to start your search. However, you may have to submit an application for access to some of this information.

You may also try and contact the local court houses and police stations to see if they have any of the jail records in their records. It is possible that they may have the records in their own files. But since they usually maintain these records for a number of years, you can expect that they may not have the records for the most recent arrest. This is why you need to conduct your search for Ford County jail records from reliable and professional record providers online. These are the people who will have the complete information for you.

Once you have obtained the information that you need from the record providers, you can now search the internet to find the jail records that you need. There are websites that offer complete information on public records from all over the United States. There are also websites that only offer information on local records, but the information is very limited. Since there are several websites that you can choose from, you should make sure that you get the best result from your search.

It would be better if you can narrow your search to specific locations or counties. It would then be easier for you to narrow down the results and find those jail records that you need. It would also be easier if you can find a website that offers the most comprehensive database of information and then narrow down your search to those specific locations. Lastly, you can always pay for the search which will make your search faster and more convenient. There are people who prefer doing their own search because they only know where to look for the jail records that they need.