Jefferson County Inmate Jail Records

NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
(2585)Jefferson County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Jefferson County Jail911 Casey AvenueMount VernonIL62864618-244-8015
Jefferson County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Jefferson County Justice Center911 Casey AvenueMount VernonIL62864618-244-8004
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office911 Casey AvenueMount VernonIL62864618-244-8004
Big Muddy River Correctional Center251 Illinois 37InaIL62846618-437-5300
Jefferson County Inmate & Jail Records Databases
Jefferson County Jail Records
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office Website (Illinois)
Statistics
Jail Population Held for State Prison 90
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison
Jail Population Held for State Jail 12
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 2
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 6
Jail Population Held for ICE
Pretrial Jail Population 64
Female Pretrial Jail Population 24
Male Pretrial Jail Population 153
Total Jail Admissions 2,555
Total Jail Population 90
Female Jail Population 9
Male Jail Population 63
Asian Jail Population
Black Jail Population 27
Latino Jail Population 76
Native Jail Population
White Jail Population 45

Jail Records Search

Searching for information on jail records in Jefferson County? You’ve come to the right place! Regardless of where you live or work in this fine Illinois locale, you are covered by many of the same public record laws that apply in other states. To find out more about your legal rights and privileges, simply read on!

Jail Records in Jefferson County Illinois

There are many different ways to obtain public records information about someone. If you have a computer and an internet connection at home or at work, then you can easily conduct a search online. However, this method is often very time-consuming and difficult. With so many records in your area being accessible online by anyone who has access to the internet, it’s important to know what you’re getting into before you begin any search.

The fastest and easiest way to search for information on someone is through your local sheriff’s department. Many of the county sheriff’s departments maintain an online database of inmate records. Inmate information includes information such as jail arrest offenses, booking records, mug shot availability and past infractions. Some may find this type of search to be too “intrusive” but most agree that it is still much better than nothing at all! Additionally, if you have a legitimate reason for searching for someone’s jail records, you may be able to get court-ordered records or fingerprint information through the clerk of courts office. However, you’ll need to speak with the clerk to see if this is possible.

Another option available to you when it comes to conducting criminal background checks on people is to use one of the many websites that allow you to do so. There are several companies that offer this type of background check. They’ll require you to pay a fee for each individual search or for a membership which will then grant you unlimited access to their databases. However, if you’re only interested in one or two person’s jail records in Jefferson County, there is no better option than doing a general search using one of these companies.

If you’re ready to get started, make sure that you have the correct name, birth date, gender and social security number of the person in question. Once you’ve located the information you need, log on to the website and begin your search. Here you’ll be required to give a few personal details and answer a few questions. Be as complete as you can be in your answers, otherwise you’ll just waste your time because the search will not be complete. If you don’t answer all of the questions accurately, the search will not be complete either.

Once you’ve completed your search, you’ll have the jail records and the corresponding information to determine if the person in question is in jail, on parole, has a criminal background or not. If you do find something, you’ll see what it is and whether it should make any kind of difference to you. If it doesn’t, you’ll need to proceed to the next step which is to see if the information is accurate or not. If it is not, you’ll need to contact the proper authorities. Jail records are public information and should be able to be found without issue by doing a free online search.