Elkhart County Inmate Search

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Elkhart County, IN Jail Inmate Search

ELKHART COUNTY is located in Indiana with an average daily population of 656. The county has approximately 670 confined in facilities with 579 male and 88 female prisoners. That means that 86% of the confined population are male, and 13% are female.









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How Does Elkhart County Inmate Search Work?

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

Elkhart County Parole and Probation

Elkhart 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 Elkhart County parole records. There may be information regarding their sentence and offences in the Elkhart County parole files. You could also get to look through information regarding their detention location and parole conditions.

Elkhart County Probation

You should also be able to access Elkhart 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, Elkhart 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.

Elkhart County Booking

When researching statistics on whether or not a stranger has been arrested, Elkhart County bookings can help. A perpetrator's Elkhart 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 Elkhart County booking records without requiring any kind of authorization.

Elkhart County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in ELKHART COUNTY has dropped by 24.38% from 886 each year to 670 inmates. Men are still confined about 579 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in ELKHART COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Elkhart County, IN

ELKHART COUNTY has only 670 of the 670 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 886 975 869 n/a 576 670
Confined Population 886 975 869 n/a 576 670
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Elkhart County Confined Population by Gender

In ELKHART COUNTY, there are 579 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 88 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 21.86% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 38.46%.

Elkhart County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 143 163 145 147 94 88
Females Under 18 0 0 1 0 0 0
Female ADP 115 142 162 n/a 138 94

Elkhart County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 741 804 717 666 479 579
Males Under 18 2 8 6 5 3 3
Male ADP 652 763 730 n/a 642 562

Breaking Down Elkhart County Inmates By Race

In ELKHART COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 398 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 77.35% higher than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 278 to 176 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in ELKHART COUNTY is 84 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 2 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 3 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 533 607 569 n/a 368 398
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 278 283 221 n/a 136 176
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 73 80 76 n/a 65 84
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 1 0 n/a 2 3
Asian Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 1 2
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 2 4 3 n/a 4 7

Elkhart County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Nappanee Jail

Address: 301 West Lincoln Street, Nappanee, IN, 46550

Phone: 574-773-4111

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Goshen Jail

Address: 111 East Jefferson Street, Goshen, IN, 46528

Phone: 574-533-8661

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Elkhart County Jail

Address: 114 North 2nd Street, Goshen, IN, 46526

Phone: 574-534-1312

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Elkhart Jail

Address: 175 Waterfall Drive, Elkhart, IN, 46516

Phone: 574-295-7070

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