Suffolk County Inmate Search

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Suffolk County, MA Jail Inmate Search

SUFFOLK COUNTY is located in Massachusetts with an average daily population of 957. The county has approximately 1033 confined in facilities with 856 male and 177 female prisoners. That means that 83% of the confined population are male, and 17% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Suffolk County Inmate Search Work?

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

Suffolk County Parole and Probation

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

Suffolk County Probation

You should also be able to access Suffolk 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, Suffolk 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.

Suffolk County Booking

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

Suffolk County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in SUFFOLK COUNTY has dropped by 36.04% from 1615 each year to 1033 inmates. Men are still confined about 856 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in SUFFOLK COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Suffolk County, MA

SUFFOLK COUNTY has only 1033 of the 1033 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 1615 1724 1501 n/a 869 1033
Confined Population 1615 1724 1501 n/a 869 1033
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Suffolk County Confined Population by Gender

In SUFFOLK COUNTY, there are 856 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 177 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 43.20% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female increased by 63.89%.

Suffolk County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 108 118 110 97 118 177
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 116 121 112 n/a 186 155

Suffolk County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 1507 1606 1391 1312 751 856
Males Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Male ADP 1495 1543 1510 n/a 1022 802

Breaking Down Suffolk County Inmates By Race

In SUFFOLK COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 278 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 50.54% lower than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 725 to 466 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in SUFFOLK COUNTY is 263 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 1 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 360 423 342 n/a 235 278
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 725 721 694 n/a 399 466
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 478 533 431 n/a 217 263
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 3 0 0 n/a 0 1
Asian Inmates - Confined 36 20 20 n/a 12 11
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 13 27 14 n/a 6 14

Suffolk County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Winthrop Jail

Address: 3 Metcalf Square, Winthrop, MA, 02152

Phone: 617-846-1212

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Suffolk County Jail

Address: 200 Nashua Street, Boston, MA, 02114

Phone: 617-635-1100

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Revere City Jail

Address: 400 Revere Beach Parkway, Revere, MA, 02151

Phone: 781-284-1212

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Metropolitan Region – Department of Youth Services

Address: 425 Harvard Street, Dorchester, MA, 02124

Phone: 617-740-0100

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Lemuel Shattuck Hospital Correctional Unit

Address: 180 Morton Street, Jamaica Plain, MA, 02130

Phone: 617-522-7585

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Chelsea Jail

Address: 19 Park Street, Chelsea, MA, 02150

Phone: 617-466-4855

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Boston City Jail

Address: 136 Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA, 02111

Phone: 617-636-6610

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Boston Jail

Address: 1 Schroeder Plaza, Boston, MA, 02120

Phone: 617-343-4200

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Boston Pre-Release Center

Address: 430 Canterbury Street, Roslindale, MA, 02131

Phone: 617-822-5000

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