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Sangamon County, Illinois Jail Overview

Sangamon County is located in the center of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 197,465.The county seat is Springfield, the capital of Illinois. Sangamon County was formed in 1821 out of Madison and Bond Counties. The county is named for the Sangamon River that runs through it. President Abraham Lincoln represented Sangamon County in the Illinois Legislature.

The county as a total area of 877 square miles of which 8.7 square miles is water.

Zip Codes in Sangamon County: 62515, 62520, 62530, 62536, 62539, 62545, 62558, 62561, 62563, 62615, 62625, 62629, 62661, 62662, 62670, 62677, 62684, 62689, 62693, 62701, 62702, 62703, 62704, 62705, 62706, 62707, 62708, 62711, 62712, 62715, 62716, 62719, 62722, 62734, 62736, 62739, 62756, 62757, 62761, 62762, 62763, 62764, 62725, 62766, 62767, 62769, 62776, 62781, 62786, 62791, 62794, 62796.

County Jail Overview

The jail is an adult medium custody facility with a capacity of 314 inmates. It is under the Sangamon Sheriff’s office jurisdiction. The facility is supervised by a staff of 72 correctional office and 27 control room operators. The staff is thoroughly trained in the handling of inmate sand how to respond to emergency situations.

Sangamon County Jail
Larry Beck, Jail Superintendent
One Sheriff’s Plaza
Springfield IL 62701
Phone: 217-753-6763
Fax: 217-753-6387
Hours: Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Inmate Search

The names and information of inmates in published in the facility. Contact the sheriff’s office for a list of inmates. You can also use internet systems that list inmates. Contact the sheriff’s office at: Phone: 217-753-6666 for inmate information. Have the name (first and last) and if possible, the date of incarceration.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

All the inmate’s needs are supplied by the facility. Few items are allowed into the facility from the outside. The only clothes allowed to be brought in without special permission are clothes for trial appearances.

Inmates can receive and send mail to family, friends and legal representatives. Incoming mail must have the facility address and the inmate’s name. Mail may be subject to inspection.

Telephone are placed in every cellblock in the facility. Inmates are allowed to make as any calls daily as they wish.

Visitation for inmates is daily from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. through the video visitation system. Visits are 25 minutes and monitored. Inmates can have up to four visits per week.

Working at Sangamon County Jail or Sheriff’s Office

There are periodical openings for employment throughout the various divisions including the corrections division. Job requirements benefits, and descriptions are listed under the appropriate headings. If you have question on employment opportunities contact the Administrative Office, Personnel at 217-753-6856.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

All registered sex offenders are registered on either a national or state sex offender database. The people on these databases have been convicted of a sex or kidnapping crime. The definition of a sex offender is a person convicted of a crime involving sex, including rape, molestation, and production or distribution of child pornography. You can access this information online for Sangamon County by going to

but bear in mind that searches sometimes reveal primary last know addresses or, rather the block that they live on. You are also required to accept a disclosure to use the database.

County Sheriff’ Warrant, Most Wanted Information in Saline County, Illinois

Sangamon County Sheriff’s Office
Jack Campbell, Sheriff
Cheryllynn Williams, Chief Deputy
1 Sheriff’s Plaza
Springfield, Il 62701
Phone: 217-753-6666
[email protected]

The sheriff’s office maintain the records including warrants and most wanted for most of the police agencies in Sangamon County. However, the Office is unable to release information on cases not initiated by the Sheriff’s office.

Contact the Record Division Director, Mike Walton for warrants, traffic, orders of protection and civil no contact orders. He can be reached at the sheriff’s office at 217-753-6666.

Contact the Sangamon County Public Defender
Public defender’s provide: counsel upon arrest, representation during criminal investigative proceedings, interviewing witnesses, arrange bail, conduct pretrial discovery, withdraw pleas, suppression of evidence motions, jury selection, opening statements, legal research, and more
Name:Sangamon County Public Defender
Address:200 South 9th Street, Springfield, Illinois, 62701
Sangamon County Probation Department
Probation officers hold offenders accountable by ensuring that financial restitution is being paid to victims and community service is completed. The probation department provides warrant searches, sex offender lookups, DWI conviction information, adult or youth misdemeanor and felony offense records.
Office:Sangamon County Probation Department
Location:200 South 9th Street, Springfield, Illinois, 62701
Sangamon County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined 432
Avg Daily Population 375
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll 108
Full time total employees 108
Total salaries and wages not applicable
Other operating expenditures not applicable
Total construction costs not applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etc not applicable
Year of original construction 1991
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable


Sangamon County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 2016106,214
Number Employed Annual Average, 2016101,046
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20165,168
Unemployment Rate, 20164.9
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201557,591
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Sangamon County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201429,798
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201515.3
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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