Illinois Jails and Bail Bonds

Examining the effects of bail bond policy and pretrial release programs in county jails.
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Illinois Jails and Bail Bonds


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Illinois has an inmate population of 19,940 housed in 92 jails and employs an estimated detention staff of 6,962. The state has an incarcertation rate of 155 inmates per 100,000 citizens. There are 3 mens facilities, 0 womens facilities, and 90 all gender facilities in Illinois. The staff to inmate ratio in Illinois is 2.9. The state has 56 probation, 64 prerelease, 12 youth, and 6 drug facilities. Of the states 19,940 inmates 2,018 are housed in small facilities (less than 100), 5,805 are housed in facilities holding 100-499 inmates, 2,638 are housed in facilities holding 500-999 inmates, and 9,479 inmates are incarcerated in facilities that can hold 1,000 or more inmates. If you are looking for Illinois bail bondsman who service bail bonds in Illinois browse to the jail where you need to post bail and fill out the bail bondsman form on that jails page.

Showing 32 of 102 jails in Illinois in areas with population greater than 50,000. If you don't see the jail you are looking for, check in the dropdown box to the left (all jails are listed there).

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)