Albany County Inmate Search

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Albany County, NY Jail Inmate Search

ALBANY COUNTY is located in New York with an average daily population of 347. The county has approximately 416 confined in facilities with 392 male and 24 female prisoners. That means that 94% of the confined population are male, and 6% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Albany County Inmate Search Work?

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

Albany County Parole and Probation

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

Albany County Probation

You should also be able to access Albany 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, Albany 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.

Albany County Booking

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

Albany County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in ALBANY COUNTY has dropped by 25.18% from 556 each year to 416 inmates. Men are still confined about 392 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in ALBANY COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Albany County, NY

ALBANY COUNTY has only 416 of the 424 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 8 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 556 648 734 n/a 315 424
Confined Population 556 648 716 n/a 315 416
Non Confined Population 0 0 18 n/a 0 8

Albany County Confined Population by Gender

In ALBANY COUNTY, there are 392 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 24 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 15.52% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female dropped by 69.62%.

Albany County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 79 105 120 50 31 24
Females Under 18 4 1 0 1 0 0
Female ADP 90 102 84 n/a 44 26

Albany County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 464 535 591 366 284 392
Males Under 18 9 7 5 4 0 0
Male ADP 526 500 514 n/a 345 321

Breaking Down Albany County Inmates By Race

In ALBANY COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 153 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 30.94% lower than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 280 to 209 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in ALBANY COUNTY is 46 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 0 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 5 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 213 227 186 n/a 109 153
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 280 347 270 n/a 170 209
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 50 62 211 n/a 33 46
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 3 1 18 n/a 0 5
Asian Inmates - Confined 8 4 31 n/a 0 0
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Two or more Races Inmates - Confined 2 0 0 n/a 0 0
Not Known (Race) Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0

Albany County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Ravena City Jail

Address: 18 Russell Avenue, Ravena, NY, 12143

Phone: 518-756-2059

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Menands City Jail

Address: 250 Broadway, Menands, NY, 12204

Phone: 518-463-1681

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Guilderland City Jail

Address: Guilderland Town Hall, 2nd Floor 5209 Western Turnpike, Guilderland, NY, 12009

Phone: 518-356-1501, 518-356-1980 ext 1038

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Green Island City Jail

Address: 73 George Street, Green Island, NY, 12183

Phone: 518-273-2401

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Cohoes City Jail

Address: 97 Mohawk Street, Cohoes, NY, 12047

Phone: 518-237-5333

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Colonie City Jail

Address: 312 Wolf Road, Colonie, NY, 12110

Phone: 518-783-2744

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Cass Residential Center

Address: 16 Camp Cass Drive, Rensselaerville, NY, 12147

Phone: 518-797-3781

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Altamont City Jail

Address: 115 Main Street PO Box 643, Altamont, NY, 12009

Phone: 518-861-5480

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Albany County Jail

Address: 840 Albany Shaker Road, Albany, NY, 12211

Phone: 518-869-2724

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Albany Jail

Address: 165 Henry Johnson Boulevard, Albany, NY, 12210

Phone: 518-462-8013, 518-462-8756

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