Inmate Information

  1. About the Jail

    The current Lake County Sheriff’s Adult Corrections Facility opened March 10, 1989, replacing a 20-year old facility.

  2. Locate an Inmate

    Utilize this online search tool to search for inmates.

  3. Post Bond for an Inmate

    It is the policy of the Lake County Sheriff’s Office to accept bond to secure an inmate’s release from the Lake County Jail.

  4. Put Funds in an Inmate's Account

    Funds may be placed in an inmate’s account for commissary, phone or self-release (bond).

  5. Visit an Inmate

    Video terminals are available at the Lake County Community Based Correctional facility or you may choose to visit with an inmate from the comfort of your home from your computer or any electronic device with internet access.

  6. Visitor Parking

    Metered parking is available on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue.

  7. Write an Inmate

    Find directions in how to correctly write a letter to an inmate including items that are not accepted.