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Scott County Jail, Illinois, Inmate Roster, Visitation Rules

Updated on: April 22, 2024
Scott County Jail
Location 101 East Market, Winchester, IL, 62694
Official Website

Use this website for informational purposes only.

The Scott County Jail is a correctional facility for Adult inmates in Winchester, Scott County, Illinois. This detention facility is physically situated at 101 East Market, Winchester, IL, 62694. It is a 56-bed facility.

Generally, this Scott County detention facility houses detainees awaiting bond and inmates serving brief sentences, usually a year or less. The Scott County facility primarily houses Adult convicted of less severe crimes, such as misdemeanor offenses. Those charged with felonies are typically transferred to maximum-security prison after trial. Scott County detention facility occasionally houses undocumented immigrants for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

The Scott County Sheriffs Office oversees the Scott County Jail. There are also more than 50 staff members and corrections officers responsible for the well-being of all detainees and visitors at the Scott County correction facility.

Most inmates are delivered daily. A significant number of individuals arriving at the Scott County detention facility are presently or recently under the influence. They also arrive with injuries from fights leading to their arrest. Some are psychologically unstable, with no place for the police to deliver them.

Inmate Search

If you believe your loved one is at Scott County Jail, visit the Scott County Sheriffs Office’s website. The website has the Scott County inmate search tool which allows you to for offenders by entering their last names. Additionally, you can view offender data on the roster below. This roster contains the Scott County offender’s full name, gender, and age.

Alternatively, you can contact the Scott County correction facility directly by phone at 217-742-3141 to inquire about the inmate’s status and location.

Visitations at Scott County Jail

To schedule a visit to the Scott County detention facility, you must complete a visitation form, which is available on the Scott County Sheriffs Office website. Once your application is approved, you will receive the approved visitation schedule by phone.

The visiting hours at the Scott County Jail are as follows:

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

During the visit, you must provide a valid government-issued ID, such as a driver’s license, passport, or state ID, and adhere to the Scott County jail’s dress code and rules. The Scott County Jail may cancel visitation if you fail to meet these requirements.

To get more data about visitations, call the Scott County correction facility at 217-742-3141.

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Scott County Jail — General Information

Facility Name Scott County Jail
Facility Type County Jail
Address 101 East Market, Winchester, IL, 62694
Facility Type Adult
City Winchester
Postal Code 62694
State Illinois
County Scott County
Official Website

Scott County Sheriffs Office

Address 34 East Market Street, Winchester, Illinois, 62694
Phone 217-742-3141
Email [email protected]

Visiting Hours

Monday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday: 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday: 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM


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