Knox County Indiana Inmate Jail Records

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NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
(2567)Knox County Jails & Prisons
Knox County Jail135 North 8th StreetVincennesIN47591812-882-7660
Knox County Jails & Prisons
Knox County Sheriff's Department2375 South Old Decker RoadVincennesIN47591812-882-7660
Knox County Youth2290 South Theobald LaneVincennesIN47591812-886-3000
Southwest Indiana Regional Youth Village2290 Theobald LaneVincennesIN47591812-886-3000
Knox County Sheriff Departments
Knox County Sheriff Department / Knox County Jail2375 South Old Decker RoadVincennesIN47591812-882-7660
Knox County Sheriff's Office135 North 8th StreetVincennesIN47591812-882-7660
Knox County Inmate & Jail Records Databases
Knox County Inmate Search & Jail Roster
Knox County Jail Records
Jail Population Held for State Prison13
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison2
Jail Population Held for State Jail2
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail2
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies8
Jail Population Held for ICE
Pretrial Jail Population130
Female Pretrial Jail Population6
Male Pretrial Jail Population64
Total Jail Admissions1,948
Total Jail Population185
Female Jail Population35
Male Jail Population180
Asian Jail Population
Black Jail Population23
Latino Jail Population11
Native Jail Population
White Jail Population180
Total Prison Population65
Female Prison Population6
Male Prison Population59
Total Prison Admissions75
Female Prison Admissions11
Male Prison Admissions64
Asian Prison Admissions
Black Prison Admissions4
Latino Prison Admissions
Native Prison Admissions
White Prison Admissions71
Other Prison Admissions
Asian Prison Population
Black Prison Population4
Latino Prison Population
Native Prison Population
White Prison Population60
Other Prison Population1

Conducting Jail Records Search

What are the requirements for access to public jail records in Knox County? If you have been arrested and charged with a crime in Tennessee, it is vital that you know and understand your rights and obligations as an American citizen. You must understand that the United States government is required by law to maintain public records of all people who are either convicted or are in jail. The Freedom of Information Act specifically provides that these criminal history records must be accessible to the general public. This means that all residents of the state of Tennessee who are accused or convicted of crimes can access these public reports at any time and from any place that they feel comfortable. If this information were not available to the general public, then perhaps the low level of trust that most people have in local and state police departments would not be as high as it is.

Criminal history records are readily available online if one takes the time to do some research. Most states make their jail records freely available online so that anyone who is curious can get their hands on them. However, one must take care when conducting a search since many erroneous records are listed online. Therefore, anyone who intends to perform a criminal records search should make sure that the site they are using is reliable and reputable. In order to ensure accuracy of the records, one should visit the official website of the state where the person was arrested or committed the crime.

Jail records are divided into two categories: state custody records and federal custody records. State custody records are maintained by the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction which is under the Department of Corrections. Federal custody records are kept by the U.S. Marshals Service. While both of these types of jail records are available for free, the information contained within them is not guaranteed accurate. There may be data errors and incomplete records.

Before you can start searching for the jail records you need to gather some basic information about the person in question such as their full name, date of birth, social security number, location, and any other relevant details. You will also have to decide what type of information you would like to obtain. For example, if you are looking for criminal history, you may want to conduct a search that contains multiple states’ records.

The next step in conducting a jail records search is to find a reputable database. Most counties offer free databases of jail records but these are limited to access by officials and/or attorneys. Therefore, you may not be able to conduct a comprehensive search. Fortunately, there are many databases online that offer access to jail records as well as national criminal background check databases.

If you do decide to use an online database, it is very important that you choose one that has a good reputation. You will want to look for a company that offers unlimited searches and unlimited results. Also, it is a good idea to look for a website that guarantees their search results. It is also a good idea to use an online search engine to compare different databases and search providers.