Essex County Inmate Search

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Essex County, MA Jail Inmate Search

ESSEX COUNTY is located in Massachusetts with an average daily population of 1031. The county has approximately 1037 confined in facilities with 1023 male and 14 female prisoners. That means that 99% of the confined population are male, and 1% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Essex County Inmate Search Work?

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

Essex County Parole and Probation

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

Essex County Probation

You should also be able to access Essex 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, Essex 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.

Essex County Booking

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

Essex County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in ESSEX COUNTY has dropped by 29.31% from 1467 each year to 1037 inmates. Men are still confined about 1023 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in ESSEX COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Essex County, MA

ESSEX COUNTY has only 1037 of the 1101 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 64 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 1524 1523 1464 n/a 1036 1101
Confined Population 1467 1480 1407 n/a 950 1037
Non Confined Population 57 43 57 n/a 86 64

Essex County Confined Population by Gender

In ESSEX COUNTY, there are 1023 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 14 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 27.45% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 75.44%.

Essex County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 57 64 57 55 9 14
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 43 57 65 n/a 39 16

Essex County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 1410 1416 1350 1372 941 1023
Males Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Male ADP 1452 1461 1400 n/a 1236 1015

Breaking Down Essex County Inmates By Race

In ESSEX COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 397 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 98.50% higher than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 111 to 135 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in ESSEX COUNTY is 480 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 11 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 2 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 576 735 616 n/a 334 397
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 111 152 142 n/a 128 135
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 407 397 545 n/a 460 480
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 1 1 n/a 3 2
Asian Inmates - Confined 5 7 7 n/a 11 11
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 1
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 0 4 11 n/a 14 9
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 368 184 85 n/a 0 0

Essex County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

West Newbury City Jail

Address: 401 Main Street, West Newbury, MA, 01985

Phone: 978-363-1212

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Wenham City Jail

Address: One Friend Court PO Box 536, Wenham, MA, 01984

Phone: 978-468-4000

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Topsfield Jail

Address: 210 Boston Street, Topsfield, MA, 01983

Phone: 978-887-6533

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Swampscott City Jail

Address: 86 Burrill Street, Swampscott, MA, 01907

Phone: 781-595-1111

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Salem Jail

Address: 95 Margin Street, Salem, MA, 01970

Phone: 978-744-0171, 978-744-1212

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Salisbury City Jail

Address: 24 Railroad Avenue, Salisbury, MA, 01952

Phone: 978-465-3121

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Saugus City Jail

Address: 27 Hamilton Street, Saugus, MA, 01906

Phone: 781- 941-1199

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Rowley City Jail

Address: 477 Haverhill Street PO Box 365, Rowley, MA, 01969

Phone: 978-948-7644

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Peabody Jail

Address: 6 Allen's Lane, Peabody, MA, 01960

Phone: 978-538-6300

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Northeast Region – Department of Youth Services

Address: 33 Gregory Street, Middleton, MA, 01949

Phone: 978-646-2300

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North Andover City Jail

Address: 315 Turnpike Street, North Andover, MA, 01845

Phone: 978-837-5555

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Newburyport City Jail

Address: 4 Green Street, Newburyport, MA, 01950

Phone: 978-462-4411

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Newbury City Jail

Address: 25 High Road, Newbury, MA, 01951

Phone: 978-462-4440

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Nahant City Jail

Address: 198 Nahant Road, Nahant, MA, 01908

Phone: 781-581-1212

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Middleton City Jail

Address: 65 North Main Street, Middleton, MA, 01949

Phone: 978-774-4424

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Merrimac City Jail

Address: 16 East Main Street, Merrimac, MA, 01860

Phone: 978-346-8321

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Methuen City Jail

Address: 90 Hampshire Street, Methuen, MA, 01844

Phone: 978-983-8698

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Marblehead City Jail

Address: 11 Gerry Street, Marblehead, MA, 01945

Phone: 781-631-1212

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Lynnfield City Jail

Address: 55 Summer Street, Lynnfield, MA, 01940

Phone: 781-334-6505

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Manchester-by-the-Sea City Jail

Address: 10 Central Street, Manchester-by-the-Sea, MA, 01944

Phone: 978-526-1212

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Lynn Jail

Address: 300 Washington Street, Lynn, MA, 01902

Phone: 781-595-2000

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Lawrence Jail

Address: 90 Lowell Street, Lawrence, MA, 01840-1292

Phone: 978-794-5900

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Ispwich Jail

Address: 15 Elm Street, Ispwich, MA, 01938

Phone: 978-356-4343

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Haverhill City Jail

Address: 40 Bailey Blvd, Haverhill, MA, 01830

Phone: 978-373-1212

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Haverhill Jail

Address: 40 Bailey Boulevard, Haverhill, MA, 01830

Phone: 978-373-1212

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Hamilton Jail

Address: 265 Bay Road, Hamilton, MA, 01982

Phone: 978-468-1212

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Groveland City Jail

Address: 181 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834

Phone: 978-521-1212

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Georgetown City Jail

Address: 47 Central Street, Georgetown, MA, 01833

Phone: 978-352-5700

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Gloucester Jail

Address: 197 Main Street, Gloucester, MA, 01930

Phone: 978-283-1212

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Essex County Jail

Address: 165 Marston Street, Lawrence, MA, 01841

Phone: 978-750-1900

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Danvers City Jail

Address: 120 Ash Street, Danvers, MA, 01923

Phone: 978-774-1212, 978-774-1213

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Boxford City Jail

Address: 285 Ipswich Road, Boxford, MA, 01921

Phone: 978-887-8135

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Beverly City Jail

Address: 191 Cabot Street, Beverly, MA, 01915

Phone: 978-922-1212

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Amesbury City Jail

Address: 19 School Street, Amesbury, MA, 01913

Phone: 978-388-1212

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