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Mission Statement

At The Inmate Search, we want to bring you a free & efficient tool to help you locate your loved ones. Read about prisons from over 17k+ prison contents written by our professional authors. Our blog has motivated content creators, Who have manually written pieces of information about every prison in the US. The Inmate Search is an all-around prison website to help you in the way never available before. We offer you with various services and tools read below to know more.

For Latest news and reports about prison and inmates check out our blog. Where we share news which are generally neglected by mainstream media. News about prison lifestyle, We are your voice of reality.

Tools & Services

Inmate Locator

Searching through federal criminal records have never been easier and cheaper, Now search & locate any inmate / prison with just a click, with our Inmate Locator Tool. We have over 2.5 million+ Federal Inmates and 8 million+ case records on individuals.


Prison Search

We have aggregated are over 17k+ prison facilities of USA, We have manually writen informations about each facility for your convinience. You can browse or search for the facility you are looking for using our Prison Search Tool


Guide To Use Inmate Locator

Locating your loved one has never been more easier use the Inmate Locator in following ways:

  • By Browsing Inmates: Old classic way of browsing through all inmates is the classic option in our locator. Start by going to the Inmate Locator Page. At the bottom of the page, you will find a list of all inmates, You can use the filters available on the page to crunch the results.
  • Inmate Search Tool: You can use a more easier approach of using the search tool in the top of the page. Just type the name of the inmate and hit the search button, We will bring all kind of informations available with us. Informations like :
    • Crime Records
    • Current Facility
    • How to connect with the inmate
    • Sending money / postcard to inmate
    are available and handy

Background Check: Getting background check results has never been easier, cheap & convenient. We have collected these data from various government and nov government websites and API's, From paid and free sources. If you have any objection / suggestion regarding our data you can mail us at: [email protected].

Guide to use our Prison Search Tool

First of all visit our Prison Locator page. Once you are in the page you can locate any prison by following two methods:

  • By Browsing: Because old way of browsing through the website is a choice of many of our users, You can simply use the table in the bottom of the page and try to locate the facility you are looking for. We also wanted to make your browsing experience easier so we have given some filters to ease the process. For better viewing experience we have also paginated 50 facilities per page. Start Browsing Prisons
  • By Using Our Search: Now moving to a more modern approach you can just use the search bar on the top of the page to locate any facility. Just type in the prison name and we will find the best results for your query.
When you visit a prison page you will be filled with many details manually written by our Team. Informations like below list are handy when you make a visit to the facility:
  • Phone number
  • Email Id of the facility
  • Website
  • Driving direction to the prison
  • Visiting hours of the facility

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