Cook County Inmate Search

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Cook County, IL Jail Inmate Search

COOK COUNTY is located in Illinois with an average daily population of 5886. The county has approximately 5907 confined in facilities with 5662 male and 245 female prisoners. That means that 96% of the confined population are male, and 4% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Cook County Inmate Search Work?

Inmate records for Cook County are freely accessible. All detention facilities in Cook County are governed by the Freedom of Information Act which provides publicly available information about inmates in the county.

Cook County Parole and Probation

Cook County Parole

If a prisoner has adhered to the regulations while serving their term, they may be granted parole and be released early. Who is granted parole and who is not is decided by a parole board. You may learn a lot about a parolee by looking through the Cook County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Cook County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Cook County Probation

You should also be able to access Cook County probation records, which list men and women who were placed on probation rather than being imprisoned, in addition to those parolees who have already been freed. There are regulations that come with being on probation. In addition to adhering to other conditions, probationers are required to meet their probation officer once per week. Typically, Cook County criminal records will list the inmate's offences, probationary term, and the specifics of the justice department that sentenced them. You may also be able to view photographs, fingerprints, the probationer's physical characteristics, and other information in addition to these facts.

Cook County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Cook County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Cook County booking record is basically created when an officer arrests them, fills out the necessary papers, and places them in an imprisonment cell. It could also contain information such as fingerprints, photographs, physical characteristics, their name and address, the officer in charge, the specifics of the crime, the scene, and any trucks that were involved. The general public can access the copies of a person's Cook County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Cook County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in COOK COUNTY has dropped by 19.53% from 7341 each year to 5907 inmates. Men are still confined about 5662 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in COOK COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Cook County, IL

COOK COUNTY has only 5907 of the 9404 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 3497 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

Cook County Jail Inmate Population, Jail Pretrial Population and Confined Population, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 9518 9428 8129 n/a 7950 9404
Confined Population 7341 7259 5945 n/a 4617 5907
Non Confined Population 2177 2169 2184 n/a 3333 3497

Cook County Confined Population by Gender

In COOK COUNTY, there are 5662 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 245 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 17.21% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 51.20%.

Cook County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 502 572 410 411 201 245
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 639 594 452 n/a 360 246

Cook County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 6839 6687 5535 5255 4416 5662
Males Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Male ADP 7443 7250 6072 n/a 5032 5640

Breaking Down Cook County Inmates By Race

In COOK COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 467 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 161.90% lower than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 5377 to 4436 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in COOK COUNTY is 967 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 21 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 9 residents of the county's confined population.

Cook County Confined Population by Race, for 2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 721 709 580 n/a 369 467
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 5377 5306 4361 n/a 3491 4436
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 1187 1173 946 n/a 727 967
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 13 10 7 n/a 5 9
Asian Inmates - Confined 35 46 42 n/a 20 21
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 8 15 9 n/a 5 7

Cook County Prisons and Jails

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Worth City Jail

Address: 7112 West 111th Street, Worth, IL, 60482

Phone: 708-448-3979

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Wilmette City Jail

Address: 710 Ridge Road, Wilmette, IL, 60091

Phone: 847-853-7552

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Winnetka City Jail

Address: 410 Green Bay Road, Winnetka, IL, 60093

Phone: 847-501-6034

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Willow Springs City Jail

Address: 8255 Willow Springs Road, Willow Springs, IL, 60480

Phone: 708-839-2732, 708-839-3023

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Western Springs Jail

Address: 740 Hillgrove Avenue, Western Springs, IL, 60558

Phone: 708-246-8540

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Wheeling City Jail

Address: 1 Community Boulevard, Wheeling, IL, 60090

Phone: 847-459-2632

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West Side Adult Transition Center – CLOSED

Address: 121 North Campbell, Chicago, IL, 60612

Phone: 312-633-3838

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Thornton City Jail

Address: 700 Park Avenue, Thornton, IL, 60476

Phone: 708-877-4440

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Tinley Park City Jail

Address: 7850 West 183rd Street, Tinley Park, IL, 60477

Phone: 708-532-9111

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Stickney City Jail

Address: 6533 Pershing Road, Stickney, IL, 60402

Phone: 708-788-2131 ext 222

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Stone Park City Jail

Address: 1629 Mannheim Road, Stone Park, IL, 60165

Phone: 708-450-3215

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Streamwood Jail

Address: 401 East Irving Park Road, Streamwood, IL, 60107

Phone: 630-736-3700

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Summit City Jail

Address: 5810 South Archer Road, Summit, IL, 60501

Phone: 708-563-4830

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Skokie City Jail

Address: 7300 Niles Center Road, Skokie, IL, 60077

Phone: 847-982-5900

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South Chicago Heights City Jail

Address: 2729 Jackson Avenue, South Chicago Heights, IL, 60411

Phone: 708-754-7131

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South Holland City Jail

Address: 16220 Wausau Avenue, South Holland, IL, 60473

Phone: 708-331-3131

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Schaumburg City Jail

Address: 1000 West Schaumburg Road, Schaumburg, IL, 60194

Phone: 847-882-3586

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Schiller Park City Jail

Address: 9526 West Irving Park Road, Schiller Park, IL, 60176

Phone: 847-678-4794

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Rolling Meadows Jail

Address: 3600 Kirchoff Road, Rolling Meadows, IL, 60008

Phone: 847-255-2416

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RRM Chicago


Phone: 312-886-2317

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River Forest Jail

Address: 400 Park Avenue, River Forest, IL, 60305

Phone: 708-366-7125

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River Grove City Jail

Address: 2000 North Fifth Avenue, Building N, River Grove, IL, 60171

Phone: 708-456-6911

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Riverdale Jail

Address: 725 West 138th Street, Riverdale, IL, 60827

Phone: 708-841-2203

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Riverside Jail

Address: 31 Riverside Road, Riverside, IL, 60546

Phone: 708-447-2127

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Prospect Heights Jail

Address: 14 East McDonald Road, Prospect Heights, IL, 60070-1568

Phone: 847-398-5511

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Palos Hills Jail

Address: 8555 West 103rd Street, Palos Hills, IL, 60465

Phone: 708-598-2992

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Palos Park Jail

Address: 8999 West 123rd Street, Palos Park, IL, 60464

Phone: 708-448-2191

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Park Ridge Jail

Address: 200 South Vine Avenue, Park Ridge, IL, 60068

Phone: 847-318-5252

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Palatine City Jail

Address: 595 North Hicks Road, Palatine, IL, 60067

Phone: 847-359-9000

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Palos Heights Jail

Address: 7607 West College Drive, Palos Heights, IL, 60463

Phone: 708-448-2131

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Olympia Fields City Jail

Address: 20040 Govenors Highway, Olympia Fields, IL, 60461

Phone: 708-503-8100

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Orland Hills Jail

Address: 16039 South 94th Avenue, Orland Hills, IL, 60487

Phone: 708-349-4434

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Orland Park Jail

Address: 15100 South Ravinia Avenue, Orland Park, IL, 60462

Phone: 708-349-4111

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Oak Forest Jail

Address: 15440 Central Avenue, Oak Forest, IL, 60452

Phone: 708-687-1376

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Oak Park Jail

Address: 123 Madison Street, Oak Park, IL, 60302

Phone: 708-386-2131

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North Lawndale Adult Transition Center

Address: 2839 West Fillmore, Chicago, IL, 60624

Phone: 773-638-8491

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Northbrook Jail

Address: 1401 Landwehr Road, Northbrook, IL, 60062

Phone: 847-564-2060

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Northlake Jail

Address: 55 East North Avenue, Northlake, IL, 60164

Phone: 708-531-5755

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Niles Detention

Address: 7000 West Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL, 60714

Phone: 847-588-6500

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North Chicago City Jail

Address: 1850 Lewis Avenue, North Chicago, IL, 60064

Phone: 847-596-8710

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Mt. Prospect City Jail

Address: 112 East Northwest Highway, Mt. Prospect, IL, 60056

Phone: 847-870-5656

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Morton Grove Jail

Address: 6101 Capulina Avenue, Morton Grove, IL, 60053

Phone: 847-470-5200

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Metra City Jail

Address: 547 West Jackson Boulevard, Metra, IL, 60661

Phone: 312-322-6900

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Maywood Jail

Address: 125 South 5th Avenue, Maywood, IL, 60153

Phone: 708-450-4888

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MCC Chicago


Phone: 312-322-0567

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McCook Jail

Address: 5000 South Glencoe Avenue, McCook, IL, 60525

Phone: 708-447-1234

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Matteson Jail

Address: 20500 South Cicero Avenue, Matteson, IL, 60443

Phone: 708-748-1564, 708-748-4085

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Markham Jail

Address: 16313 Kedzie Parkway (Hon. Evans R. Miller Parkway), Markham, IL, 60428

Phone: 708-331-4905

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Lyons City Jail

Address: 4200 Lawndale Avenue, Lyons, IL, 60534

Phone: 708-447-1225

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Lansing Jail

Address: 2710 170th Street, Lansing, IL, 60438

Phone: 708-895-7150

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LaGrange Jail

Address: 304 West Burlington Avenue, La Grange, IL, 60525

Phone: 708-579-2334

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La Grange Park Jail

Address: 447 North Catherine Avenue, La Grange Park, IL, 60526

Phone: 708-352-7711, 708-352-2151

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Kenilworth Jail

Address: 419 Richmond Road, Kenilworth, IL, 60043

Phone: 847-251-2141

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Justice Jail

Address: 7800 South Archer Road, Justice, IL, 60458

Phone: 708-458-2191

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Illinois Youth Center – Chicago

Address: PO Box 12247, Chicago, IL, 60612

Phone: 312-633-5219

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Hodgkins Jail

Address: 6015 Lenzi Avenue, Hodgkins, IL, 60525

Phone: 708-352-4623, 708-352-4476

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Hoffman Estates Detention

Address: 1200 Gannon Drive, Hoffman Estates, IL, 60169

Phone: 847-882-1818

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Home Jail

Address: 4331 Southwest Highway, Hometown, IL, 60456

Phone: 708-422-2188

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Homewood Jail

Address: 17950 Dixie Highway, Homewood, IL, 60430

Phone: 708-206-3420

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Hillside City Jail

Address: 425 Hillside Avenue, Hillside, IL, 60162

Phone: 708-449-6133

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Hazel Crest Village Detention

Address: 3000 West 170th Place, Hazel Crest, IL, 60429

Phone: 708-335-9640

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Hickory Hills Jail

Address: 8800 West 87th Street, Hickory Hills, IL, 60457

Phone: 708-598-1313

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Harvey Jail

Address: 15301 Dixie Highway, Harvey, IL, 60426

Phone: 708-331-3030

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Harwood Heights City Jail

Address: 7300 West Wilson, Harwood Heights, IL, 60706

Phone: 708-867-4353

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Glencoe City Jail

Address: 675 Village Court, Glencoe, IL, 60022

Phone: 847-835-4112

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Forest Park Jail

Address: 517 Desplaines Avenue, Forest Park, IL, 60130

Phone: 708-366-2425, 708-615-6299

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Elmwood Park City Jail

Address: 7420 West Fullerton Avenue, Elmwood Park, IL, 60707

Phone: 708-453-2137

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Evanston Jail

Address: 1454 Elmwood Avenue, Evanston, IL, 60201

Phone: 847-866-5000, 847-866-5095

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East Hazel Crest City Jail

Address: 17223 South Throop Street, East Hazel Crest, IL, 60429

Phone: 708-798-2186

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Des Plaines Jail

Address: 1420 Miner Street, Des Plaines, IL, 60016

Phone: 847-391-5400

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Crossroads Adult Transition Center

Address: 3210 West Arthington, Chicago, IL, 60624

Phone: 773-533-5000

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Crestwood Jail

Address: 13840 South Cicero Avenue, Crestwood, IL, 60445

Phone: 708-385-5131

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Cook County Jail

Address: 2600 South California Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60608

Phone: 773-674-5245

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Countryside Jail

Address: 5550 East Avenue, Countryside, IL, 60525

Phone: 708-352-2171

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Chicago Heights City Jail

Address: 1601 South Halsted Street, Chicago Heights, IL, 60411

Phone: 708-756-6400

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Chicago Police Jail

Address: 3510 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60653

Phone: 312-744-4000

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Cicero Jail

Address: 4901 West Cermak Road, Cicero, IL, 60804

Phone: 708-652-2130

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Chicago City Jail

Address: 700 East Oakwood Drive, Chicago, IL, 60653

Phone: 773-442-4100

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Calumet Jail

Address: 1200 Pulaski Road, Calumet, IL, 60409

Phone: 708-868-2500

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Burbank Jail

Address: 5650 West 75th Place, Burbank, IL, 60459

Phone: 708-924-7300

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Broadview Jail

Address: 2350 South 25th Avenue, Broadview, IL, 60155

Phone: 708-345-6550

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Brookfield Jail

Address: 8820 Brookfield Avenue, Brookfield, IL, 60513

Phone: 708-485-8131

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Buffalo Grove City Jail

Address: 46 Raupp Boulevard, Buffalo Grove, IL, 60089

Phone: 847-459-2560

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Bridgeview Jail

Address: 7500 South Oketo Avenue, Bridgeview, IL, 60455

Phone: 708-458-2131, 708-458-2144

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Blue Island City Jail

Address: 13031 South Greenwood Avenue, Blue Island, IL, 60406

Phone: 708-597-8601

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Berwyn Jail

Address: 6401 West 31st Street, Berwyn, IL, 60402

Phone: 708-795-5600

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Bellwood Jail

Address: 3200 Washington Boulevard, Bellwood, IL, 60104

Phone: 708-547-3528

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Bartlett City Jail

Address: 228 South Main Street, Bartlett, IL, 60103

Phone: 630-837-0846

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Bedford Park Jail

Address: 6701 South Archer Road, Bedford Park, IL, 60501

Phone: 708-458-3388

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Barrington Hills City Jail

Address: 112 Algonquin Road, Barrington Hills, IL, 60010

Phone: 847-551-3006

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Barrington Jail

Address: 400 North Northwest Highway, Barrington, IL, 60010

Phone: 847-304-3300

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Arlington Heights City Jail

Address: 33 South Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights, IL, 60005

Phone: 847-368-5300

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Alsip Jail

Address: 4500 West 123rd Street, Alsip, IL, 60803

Phone: 708-385-6902

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