Franklin County Inmate Search

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Franklin County, PA Jail Inmate Search

FRANKLIN COUNTY is located in Pennsylvania with an average daily population of 376. The county has approximately 343 confined in facilities with 279 male and 64 female prisoners. That means that 81% of the confined population are male, and 19% are female.









(Average Daily Population)

How Does Franklin County Inmate Search Work?

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

Franklin County Parole and Probation

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

Franklin County Probation

You should also be able to access Franklin 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, Franklin 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.

Franklin County Booking

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

Franklin County Confined Population Statistics

In the past 6 years, the confined population in FRANKLIN COUNTY has dropped by 24.28% from 453 each year to 343 inmates. Men are still confined about 279 per 100,000 U.S. residents annually in FRANKLIN COUNTY, despite the fact that women are the group confined at the fastest rate of growth.

Inmate Population in Franklin County, PA

FRANKLIN COUNTY has only 343 of the 343 inmates are actually put in jail; the other 0 are under supervision; they are not currently confined.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Population 453 429 437 n/a 330 343
Confined Population 453 429 437 n/a 329 343
Non Confined Population 0 0 0 n/a 1 0

Franklin County Confined Population by Gender

In FRANKLIN COUNTY, there are 279 confined male inmates for every 100,000 male U.S. residents, and 64 confined female inmates for every 100,000 female U.S. citizens. The confined population of male prisoners dropped by 29.37% between 2016 and 2021, while the confined population of female increased by 25.49%.

Franklin County Female Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Females 51 68 77 84 49 64
Females Under 18 0 0 0 0 0 0
Female ADP 89 82 74 n/a 72 60

Franklin County Male Confined Population for
2016-2021 years

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Adult Males 395 353 359 370 280 279
Males Under 18 7 8 1 0 0 0
Male ADP 378 405 360 n/a 346 316

Breaking Down Franklin County Inmates By Race

In FRANKLIN COUNTY, the average confined population for White inmates is 235 per 100,000 white citizens, which is 107.19% higher than the confined population for Black or African American inmates. The number of Black or African American inmates who were confined went from 95 to 71 for every 100,000 black population of the United States between 2016 and 2021. The average Hispanic or Latino confined population in FRANKLIN COUNTY is 36 per 100,000 Hispanic Americans, while the average Asian confined population is 1 per 100,000 Asian Americans, accounting American Indian/Alaska Natives for just 0 residents of the county's confined population.

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

2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
White Inmates - Confined 321 289 323 n/a 203 235
Black or African American Inmates - Confined 95 103 88 n/a 88 71
Hispanic or Latino Inmates - Confined 36 37 26 n/a 37 36
American Indian/Alaska Natives Inmates - Confined 0 0 0 n/a 0 0
Asian Inmates - Confined 1 0 0 n/a 1 1
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

Franklin County Prisons and Jails

Federal Jails

Mercersburg City Jail

Address: 113 S Main Street, Mercersburg, PA, 17236

Phone: 717-328-3116

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Lebanon County Juvenile Detention Center

Address: 10058 South Mountain Road Building 3, South Mountain, PA, 17261

Phone: 717-749-3066

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Franklin County Jail

Address: 1804 Opportunity Avenue, Chambersburg, PA, 17201-3091

Phone: 717-264-9513

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Chambersburg City Jail

Address: 116 S 2nd Street, Chambersburg, PA, 17201

Phone: 717-264-4131

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