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McLean County Jail

McLean County is in central Illinois and is the largest county by land area in Illinois. According to the 2010 census, McLean County had a population of 169,572. The county seat is Bloomington.

McLean County is named for John McLean, United States Senator who died in 1830. The county as a total area of 1,186 square miles of which 2.9 square miles is water. McLean County is larger than Rhode Island.

The county administrator is Bill Wasson and he can be reached at 115 E. Washington St. Rm 401, Bloomington, IL 61701 admin@mcleancountyil.gov. Phone: 309-888-5110.

Zip codes in McLean County are: 61701, 61702, 61704, 61705, 61709, 61710, 61720, 61722, 61724, 61725, 61726, 61728, 61730, 61731, 61732, 61736, 61737, 61744, 61745, 61748, 61752, 61753, 61754, 61758, 61761, 61770, 61772, 61774, 61776, 61790, 61791, 61799

County Jail Overview

McLean County Jail
104 W Front Street
Bloomington IL 61701
Phone: 309-888-5034
Fax: 309-888-5072
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Inmate Search

Inmate search is conducted through 3rd party systems. A link to these lists can be found at:

Include the first and last name of the inmate, the birthdate, and the date of incarceration.
You can also find a list of inmates in the McLean jail facility by calling: 309-888-5034.
Contact the Sheriff’s Office if you have questions.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

McLean County Detention Facility Visiting Hours
The visiting hours for the facility are based upon the housing location of the inmate within the facility itself. The older section, or linear section, of the facility will have different visiting hours for the female and male population. The direct supervision section maintains the same visiting hours for both male and female inmates.

If you would like more details, please refer to the Inmate Rules Handbook (PDF). For questions, please contact the McLean County Detention Center at (309) 888-5065. Center staff are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

SundayInmate in the Direct Supervision area8:00 am – 8:00 pm
MondayInmate in the Direct Supervision area8:00 am – 8:00 pm
TuesdayInmate in the Direct Supervision area8:00 am – 8:00 pm
WednesdayFemales in the Old Section6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Males in the old Section7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Inmate in Direct Supervision area8:00 am – 8:00 pm
ThursdayInmate in Direct Supervision area8:00 am – 8:00 pm
FridayInmate in Direct Supervision area8:00 am – 8:00 pm
SaturdayFemales in the Old Section8:00 am – 9:00 am
Males in the Old Section9:00 am – 11:00 am

Working at McLean County Jail or Sheriff’s Office

Applications for the position of Deputy Sheriff may be picked up at the Sheriff’s Office. The application may also be downloaded at the link listed below.

The Sheriff’s Office is located at:
The McLean County Law and Justice Center
104 West Front Street
Bloomington, Illinois 61701

The current starting salary is $50,380.00 plus overtime and liberal benefits. For questions, call 309-888-5034 and ask for Chief Deputy Allen.

Corrections Employment
Applications for the position of Correctional Officer may be picked up at the Sheriff’s Office. The application may also be downloaded from the link below.

The starting salary for 2018 is $41,879.21 plus overtime available with liberal benefits including; Uniforms, minimum 3 weeks’ time-off annually, IMRF Retirement Plan, Health, Vision and Dental insurance available.

Experienced officer applications are accepted by the Merit Commission on a continual (year-round) basis.

For all other questions please contact John Elliott at 309-826-7771.

Sex Offender Search and Lookup

All registered sex offenders are registered on either a national or state sex offender database. The people on these databases have been convicted of a sex or kidnapping crime. The definition of a sex offender is a person convicted of a crime involving sex, including rape, molestation, and production or distribution of child pornography. You can access this information online for McLean County by going to

but bear in mind that searches sometimes reveal primary last know addresses or, rather the block that they live on. You are also required to accept a disclosure to use the database.

County Sheriff, Warrant, Most Wanted Information in McLean County, Illinois

The McLean County Sheriff’s Office is dedicated to the highest traditions of excellence in the practice and delivery of law enforcement and corrections. We are enriched by and take pride in our purpose, values, sense of community, personal loyalty, and leadership.

Jon Sandage, Sheriff
Greg Allen, Chief Deputy
104 W. Front Street
Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: 309-888-5034
Fax: 309-8885072
sheriff@mclancountyil.gov

For warrant and most wanted information in McLean County, Illinois, call the Sheriff’s Office at 309-888-5034.

Contact the McLean County Public Defender
Public defender’s provide: counsel upon arrest, representation during criminal investigative proceedings, interviewing witnesses, arrange bail, conduct pretrial discovery, withdraw pleas, suppression of evidence motions, jury selection, opening statements, legal research, and more
Name:Mc Lean County Public Defender
Address:104 West Front Street, Bloomington, Illinois, 61701
Phone:309-888-5147
Hours:N/A
McLean County Probation Department
Probation officers hold offenders accountable by ensuring that financial restitution is being paid to victims and community service is completed. The probation department provides warrant searches, sex offender lookups, DWI conviction information, adult or youth misdemeanor and felony offense records.
Office:Mclean County Probation Department
Location:104 West Front Street, Bloomington, Illinois, 61701
Phone:309-862-8372
Fax:N/A
Mclean County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined 213
Avg Daily Population 207
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll 74
Full time total employees 74
Total salaries and wages not applicable
Other operating expenditures not applicable
Total construction costs not applicable
Equipment, furnishings, etc not applicable
Year of original construction 1977
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 104 WEST FRONT STREET BLOOMINGTON IL 61702

McLean County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201689,679
Number Employed Annual Average, 201685,108
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20164,571
Unemployment Rate, 20165.1
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201565,766
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
McLean County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 201418,969
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201511.7
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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