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One of the few free searches on the internet is for inmates in jail and prison. Below you'll find the searches and lookups available from official websites or those provided with population reports to post online. Other ways to find someone in custody are to call using the phone numbers found by clicking the button on your right marked "Search Jail".

Search all jails in Minnesota

jail buttonFind all county jails plus more about those listed here with any alternate search options that are available. "Search Jails" if you don't see your county. Information you'll receive can include offense reports, list of charges, 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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More about corrections in Minnesota

This directory contains the address and number for county jails in Minnesota including direct links to any with a website. All counties maintain or contract detention services. Claiming to be the oldest in Minnesota, the Houston county jail was built in 1875 and detaining prisoners today. Minnesota department of corrections was founded in 1959 and is the agency that manage the state's prisons. Listed below are the address and phone numbers to both adult and youth institutions. MNDOC provides a variety of records and custody lookups online.

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