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White County, Illinois Jail Overview

White County is located in the Southern part of Illinois and is known as part of Little Egypt. It’s county seat is Carmi. The population at the 2010 census was 14,665.

White City was organized from Gallatin County in 1815 and was named for either Captain Leonard White o Captain Isaac White, a Gallatin County legislator who is credited with the idea of extending the Illinois-Wisconsin border a few miles north of the southern tip of Lake Michigan. He was killed in 1811a t the Battle of Tippecanoe.

The county has a total area of 502 square miles of which 7.1 square miles is water.

The county clerk is Beth Sell who can be reached at 301 E. Main Street Po Box 339 Carmi, IL 62821. Her phone number is 618-382-7211 ext. 1 You can fa Beth at 618-382-2322

Zip codes in White County, Illinois: 62820, 62821, 62834, 62835, 62844, 62861, 62862, 62869, 62887.

County Jail Overview

White County, Illinois Jail
108 N. Main Cross St
Carmi, Illinois
Phone: 618-382-7149
Fax: 618-384-3312

The White County jail I responsible for the short and long term care and custody of non-sentenced and sentenced inmates and inmates sentenced to work release or other periodical imprisonment.

The White County Jail currently houses 71 inmates.

Inmate Search

Inmates incarcerated in the White County Jail can be found at: https://whitecountyjail.com/active.php . Mug shots, first and last name, age, gender, height and weight, hair color, eye color and inmate id# are listed on the site. You will also see the booking date and by what agency. The roster is alphabetized.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

The White County Jail visitation is by appointment only. Visitation needs to be scheduled 24 hours in advance by calling the jail at 618-382-7149. Visits are 20 minutes each through a secure glass wall. Each inmate is permitted 2 visits per week. Visitors must be 18 years old or accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Visitors must have government issued identification. No cell phones are allowed in the jail. Scheduled visits will not be rescheduled or extended.

Visits are held on the following days:

Tues, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Visitation periods for appointment are:

9:10 am – 9:30 pm, 9:40 am – 110:00 am, 10:10 am – 10:30 am, 10:40 am – 1:00 am

1:10 pm – 1:30 pm, 1:40 pm – 2:00 pm, 2:10 pm – 2:30 pm, 2:40 pm – 3:00 pm

6:10 pm 6:30 pm, 6:40 pm – 7:00 pm, 7:10 pm – 7:30 pm, 7:40 pm – 8:00 pm, 8:10 pm – 8:30 pm, 8:40 pm 9:00 pm, 9:10 pm – 9:30 pm, 9:40 pm 10:00 pm.

Inmates have the ability to purchase phone time, candy, beverages, snacks, food items and general merchandise. Commissary is ordered on Tuesday before 10 pm and is delivered every Thursday. The White County Jail is in partnership with Combined Public Communications & Victus Commissary. This agency places the funds in an inmate’s account via the internet or lobby kiosk.

Mail must be labeled clearly with the sender’s name and return address and addressed to:
White County Jail
c/o inmate’s name
108 N. Main Cross St.
Carmi, IL 62821

Mail cannot contain stickers or stamps, magazines, newspaper clipping cash, or personal property.

Working at White County Jail or Sheriff’s Office

There are no current openings at the County Jail or the White County Sheriff’s Office. However, you can stay in touch with the sheriff’s office for any openings.

Deputy Sheriff’s must be 21 years of age and complete a 12-week (480 hours) training at the Police Training Institute, which is followed by riding with a Field Training Officer for another fourteen weeks before being able to patrol on their own. A candidate who is twenty (20) years of age and possesses an Associate of Arts (AA) Degree in Law Enforcement, or related law enforcement field, and will attain his/her 21st birthday during the probationary period may qualify as eligible. Starting wage is $49,000 with benefits.

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 Warren 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 White County, Illinois

White County Sheriff
Doug Maier, Sheriff
108 N. Main Cross St.
Carmi, IL 62821
Phone: 618-382-5321
Fax: 618-382-5323
sheriff@shitecountysheriff.org

Warrant and most wanted information in White County, Illinois can be obtained via the Sheriff’s Office by calling 618-382-5321. Records can also be requested from the County Clerk at 618-382-7211.

White County Probation Department
Probation officer’s are appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation. Items to bring to the Probation Office include: employment verification (a pay stub), residence (a lease, copy of a utility bill, etc.), community service record log, counseling or meeting attendance, all personal drug prescriptions, medical condition documents, and immigration registration among other things.
Office:White County Probation
Location:307 East Cherry Street, Carmi, Illinois, 62821
Phone:618-382-8520
Fax:618-382-5821
White County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined 74
Avg Daily Population 108
Name of new facilitynot applicable
Full time payroll 11
Full time total employees 11
Total salaries and wages 861136
Other operating expenditures 410901
Total construction costs 0
Equipment, furnishings, etc 48792
Year of original construction 1975
Year of major renovationnot applicable
Name of new facilitynot applicable

Address: 108 N. MAIN CROSS ST. CARMI IL 62821

White County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 20166,834
Number Employed Annual Average, 20166,382
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 2016452
Unemployment Rate, 20166.6
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201546,588
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
White County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20142,078
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 201514.9
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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