Department Of Corrections Lookup Service in Illinois

Illinois Department of Corrections (DOC) is responsible for custody and management of prisoners serving sentence in Illinois prisons. It also manages offenders on probation and parole in Illinois. It maintains online database of list of offenders currently in prison, fugitives, recent releases, absconders and escapes.

Illinois Department of Corrections (DOC) manages and maintains law and order across 1 State Prisons.


Inmate Search:

Address :

1301 Concordia Court, P.O. Box 19277, Springfield, IL 62794-9277


(217) 558-2200



Illinois Department of Corrections (DOC) Website User Guide

Q: How to find if someone is currently detained at Illinois Department of Corrections (DOC)?

Step 1: Open the Illinois offender search page.

Step 2: Enter the first/last name or ODOC id of the inmate and click on Search button.

Illinois Department of Corrections (DOC) Website

Step 3: If there are any results matching your search criteria, a list of all inmates should be displayed.

Illinois Department of Corrections (DOC) Website

Q: What if you are not able to find the inmate in Illinois Department of Corrections (DOC)?

Q: What if you are still unable to find any results?

Q: What are the visitation rules of Illinois DOC?

Q: What are the rules to contact an inmate of Illinois DOC?

Q: How can you send money to an inmate at the Illinois DOC? ?

Q: How can you reach out to the Illinois DOC Victim Information Notification System?

Q: For any other questions you can reach the Illinois DOC

Illinois Jurisdictional Statistics

Illinois DOC has a research team which published inmates statistics. Please check the 2017 annual report available here to get the latest detailed representation of the DOC programs, activities and trends such as inmate population, demographics and personnel turnover.