Penobscot County Maine Inmate Jail Records

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NameAddressCityStateZip CodePhone Number
(342)Penobscot County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Penobscot County Jail85 Hammond StreetBangorME04401207-947-4585
Penobscot County Inmate & Jail Records Offices
Penobscot County Prison85 Hammond StreetBangorME04401207-947-4585
Penobscot County Sheriffs Department / Penobscot County Jail85 Hammond StreetBangorME04401207-947-4585
Mountain View Correctional Facility1182 Dover RoadCharlestonME04422207-285-0880
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Jail Population Held for State Prison2
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison
Jail Population Held for State Jail10
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies17
Jail Population Held for ICE
Pretrial Jail Population129
Female Pretrial Jail Population14
Male Pretrial Jail Population66
Total Jail Admissions5,194
Total Jail Population162
Female Jail Population30
Male Jail Population146
Asian Jail Population
Black Jail Population9
Latino Jail Population5
Native Jail Population8
White Jail Population154
Total Prison Population323
Female Prison Population33
Male Prison Population290
Total Prison Admissions182
Female Prison Admissions24
Male Prison Admissions158
Asian Prison Admissions
Black Prison Admissions12
Latino Prison Admissions
Native Prison Admissions13
White Prison Admissions153
Other Prison Admissions4
Asian Prison Population
Black Prison Population22
Latino Prison Population
Native Prison Population18
White Prison Population275
Other Prison Population8

Jail Records – What You Need to Know

If you have ever considered conducting a criminal background check on someone, then one of the places to check is Jail Records in Penobscot County Maine. Since 1833, when it was first established as a county, Jail Records in Penobscot County Maine have been a source of information for law enforcement personnel and the public. These records provide full information about a person’s criminal past including arrests, convictions, court charges, time served in jail and more.

While all states require you to provide a legal consent for a background check, Maine does not. Unlike a lot of states that limit the number of searches you can perform on someone’s records, Jail Records in Penobscot County allow any person to conduct an investigation on your background. You can obtain these records by requesting them from the jail in lieu of paying a small fee to the clerk of court. If the request is denied, you can appeal the denial via mail.

There are a couple of ways to search for this type of information. First, if you know the name of the person in question, you can look for it in an online directory. Many directories allow you to perform an online criminal history check within minutes. However, keep in mind that these databases do not include sex offender records. Similarly, these directories will not have information on minor offenses such as speeding tickets or parking tickets.

Another way to search for Jail Records in Penobscot County is to contact the clerk of court in your area. They usually maintain a comprehensive database that includes all public records. However, these records are often more recent than the statewide records. Additionally, they may only contain local jail information.

A more effective method of obtaining access to these records is to contact an online agency that specializes in jail and criminal history information. These agencies not only provide instant access, but also provide background reports that you can download instantly. To receive these reports, simply visit their website, select the state you reside in, and scroll down to the “get jail records” tab. Once you have chosen the state, click “select” and you will be directed to a screen that will allow you to input the information about the person of interest.

Finally, for those who want a more specialized option, there is an online criminal background check that offers access to multiple databases. These databases are compiled by professional organizations that specialize in compiling, maintaining, and updating these types of records. These databases hold federal, state, and county records, plus more specific information for various categories including criminal records.