Illinois Inmate Search

IDOC Inmate Search

Lookup an inmate in Illinois state prisons.


Enter the Name/ IDOC Number/ Birthdate of the inmate into the form below, and submit to search.
If you have difficulty, you can call the Department of Corrections at 217-558-2200 to locate the inmate.

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Illinois Department of Corrections
IDOC - Springfield
Address: 1301 Concordia Court, P.O. Box 19277, Springfield, IL 62794-9277
Phone: (217) 558-2200
IDOC - Chicago
Address: 100 West Randolph, Chicago, IL 60601
Phone: (312) 814-6660

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