Inmate Jail Records in Other Counties
Other Records in St. Louis County
Jail Records Search – What You Can Expect to Find
Searching for and finding out public inmate records in St. Louis Missouri is not that difficult, but you will need to have some information about the person you want to search. To do this, there are two ways available to you. You can either go to the county jail, or state prison in St. Louis to search for your desired information. This can be time consuming and may not yield all of the information you need.
The first option is free and the alternative is not. If you do not know where to find the public jail records, then you may contact the Missouri State Highway Patrol for assistance. They can provide you with the location of the jail facility, or you can call the county jail in writing. The first option should give you the most accurate information, but sometimes it will not. The second option is free, but not always will provide you with what you are looking for.
If the record you are searching is a criminal record, then you must be sure that it has been recorded by the Missouri State Highway Patrol. They will be listed in the Department of Health and Senior Services website. You can call them on the number or visit their website to request the information. They will either be able to provide it to you through the internet, or they will have to mail it to you. There is no obligation to use their service, but if you need the information immediately, it would be worth your while to use their resource. However, if you have any other questions, then you can simply visit their website for more information.
Your county jail will keep all of the criminal jail records in its database. There will be a website on the site that will allow you to access this database. If you are looking for a record of an individual, then you can find it under “criminal records” or “criminal history.”
Once you have located the website that will give you access to the jail records database, you will have to register. You will be required to give your name, birth date, social security number, and some more basic information. This information is not shared with anyone outside of the jail and there may be conditions attached to it. However, they may have to inform the Department of Health and Senior Services. Then you will be provided with the information that you requested. Some websites will allow you to download the information right then and there; others will need you to fill out an application and wait for it to be processed.
After your application has been processed, you will usually be able to access the information that you requested within twenty-four hours. The state will give you limited information, such as the booking photograph. However, you will be able to obtain all of the other personal information about the individual, including his or her employment history, criminal history, parole information, and much more. This means that if you need to find out someone’s jail records, you will be able to quickly and easily find the information that you need to know.