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With the nature of privacy and freedom to know who is around us, government agencies, law enforcement in particular, allow public access to inmate records through county jail inmate search, arrest warrants and court dockets. Combined these can make a complete picture as a background report or more facts about anyone who's locked up.

Search for inmates in Delaware

inmate searchFind inmates housed in the jails and prisons listed here. More searches are added when available, if you don't see the facility you're looking for, press the "Inmate Search" button. Information you'll receive can include offense reports, list of charges filed, arresting agency and requirements necessary for release.
Local authority within state boundaries that governs smaller communities.
Detention facility with criminal detainees awaiting trial or serving shorter sentences.
Person in the custody of law enforcement for alleged illegal activity. Prisoner or convict.
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Search these jails using Delaware inmate search

Delaware has no local county jails, all county prisoners are held in the state prison
Delaware Department of corrections - Delaware inmate search
Dover City Jail 400 South Queen Street, Dover, DE 19904 (302) 736-7111
Newark City Jail 220 Elkton Road, Newark, DE 19711 (302) 366-7111
Sussex County Sheriff 22215 Dupont Boulevard, Georgetown, DE 19947 (302) 855-7830 *
Wilmington City Jail 300 North Walnut Street, Wilmington, DE 19801 (302) 576-3671
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More about corrections in Delaware

Consisting of three counties, Kent, Sussex and New Castle, the Bureau of Prisons for Delaware operates four facilities acting as state prisons, housing county inmates normally held in jail, one of the few states with a consolidated criminal justice system. Each have a variety of facilities including work release and pre-trial detention for offenders that haven't been sentenced. Programs of different varieties, education levels and skill sets are offered at all locations except boot camps. Inmate search in Delaware can be done using the state prisons lookup function.

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