Shawnee County Inmate Search

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Shawnee County, KS Jail Inmate Search

SHAWNEE COUNTY is located in Kansas with an average daily population of 490. The county has approximately 506 confined in facilities with 436 male and 70 female prisoners. That means that 86% of the confined population are male, and 14% are female.









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How Does Shawnee County Inmate Search Work?

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

Shawnee County Parole and Probation

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

Shawnee County Probation

You should also be able to access Shawnee 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, Shawnee 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.

Shawnee County Booking

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

Shawnee County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in SHAWNEE COUNTY has increased by 4.76% from 483 each year to 506 inmates. Men are still confined about 436 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in SHAWNEE COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Shawnee County, KS

SHAWNEE COUNTY has only 506 of the 518 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 12 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 483 589 552 n/a 423 518
Confined Population 483 589 552 n/a 412 506
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 11 12

Shawnee County Confined Population by Gender

In SHAWNEE COUNTY, there are 436 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 70 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners increased by 3.81% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female increased by 11.11%.

Shawnee County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 63 72 92 111 56 70
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 68 88 89 n/a 83 70

Shawnee County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 420 517 460 485 356 436
Males Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Male ADP 415 445 464 n/a 414 420

Breaking Down Shawnee County Inmates By Race

In SHAWNEE COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 260 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 41.86% higher than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 154 to 170 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in SHAWNEE COUNTY is 64 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 10 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 284 314 316 n/a 218 260
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 154 195 167 n/a 133 170
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 30 66 52 n/a 45 64
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 7 8 13 n/a 15 10
Asian Inmates - Confined 8 6 4 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 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Shawnee County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Topeka City Jail

Address: General Headquarters 122 SW 7th, Topeka, KS, 66603

Phone: 785-296-6800

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Topeka Correctional Facility

Address: 815 Southeast Rice Road, Topeka, KS, 66607

Phone: 785-296-3432

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Shawnee County Jail

Address: 401 SE 8th, Topeka, KS, 66607

Phone: 785-233-6459

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Kansas Juvenile Correctional West – Female

Address: 1440 NW 25th Street, Topeka, KS, 66618-1499

Phone: 785-354-9800

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Kansas Juvenile Correctional East – Male

Address: 1430 NW 25th Street, Topeka, KS, 66618-1499

Phone: 785-354-9800

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