Alton Jail is classified as a low level security city jail and located in Alton, Madison County, IL.
It accommodates adult inmates (over 18 years old) who have been arrested and are awaiting trial, pending plea or sentence as Illinois state law offenders.
Most of these convicts are serving their time in Alton Jail for felonies which are less serious in character,
for the term of less than 1 year. This facility is managed by Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC).
Find a detailed information on how to carry out an inmate search, send a parcel or money to your
loved one, get a phone number of Alton Jail to call or know exact visitation hours,
rules or facility address to visit.
Inmate Lookup in Alton Jail
To look for an inmate which is currently accommodated at Alton Jail -
make a search directly through their official site,
or call them @ 618-463-3505 to get the details you wish.
Note: Person may be imprisoned into a county jail immediately after they have been arrested,
or later transferred from a local center. You need to know these details - Inmate Identification Number, Name/Surname and Birth Date
before conducting any search.
If you couldn’t get what you looked for, then go for Illinois (IL)
statewide inmate search on this page.
How to Send Mail Or Parcel For The Inmate?
You can send the mail or parcel with the following details:
- Inmate First Name/Last Name, Inmate ID
- 1700 East Broadway, Alton, IL, 62002
Be sure that mail or parcel you try to send is in facility’s approved items list.
To be sure contact their administration office at 618-463-3505.
Please Note: For parcels, pre-approval may be required.
Contact Alton Jail staff for detailed information.
With an inmate first, last name and identification number you can send via money order, cashier or check directly
into their commissary account. (Don’t forget to mention inmate full name and ID on the back).
Alternatively, if you visit the facility in person you can deposit money directly at facility office.
Calls are available for inmates between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM and only to an approved members list.
The person who is receiving the call has to cover all costs,
it can last up to 15 minutes (10 minutes during busy hours).
Before visiting an inmate in Alton Jail get on approved visitors list.
Note: It’s always recommended to double check with the facility office before coming.
- You Must Present a Valid ID
- Cannot Be a Past Criminal
- Visitors Under 16 Years Old Must Be Attended By an Legal Adult.