Search Inmates in Woodford County, Illinois. Results May Include: Arrests, Bookings, Criminal Record, Confinment Reason, Court Case #, Warrant #, Bond, Offense Date, Date of Birth, Description.

Woodford County Jail Overview

Woodford County is located in north central Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 38,664. The county seat is Eureka. The name comes from General William Woodford, an officer of the Amerian Revolutionary War who served at the encampment at Valley Forge, Pennsylvania.

The county has a total area of 543 Square miles of which 15 square miles is water. The county is prairie land with high buff’s covered with timber.

The county coordinator is able to provide you with information about the county. The contact information is 115 N. Main Street Room 103 Eureka, Il 61530 Phone: 309-467-7343 Fax: 309-467-7351.

Zip codes for Woodford County: 61516, 61530, 61545, 61548, 61561, 61729, 61738, 61742, 61760, 61771.

County Jail Overview

County Jail
Michael Waterworth, Superintendent
111 E. Court Street
Eureka, IL 61530
Phone: 309-467-2116
Fax: 309-467-7280
mwaterworth@woodford-county.org

Inmate Search

If you are looking for an inmate in the Woodford County jail, click on the following link:

Log in and provide the first and last name of the inmate or search through the alphabetized list. You will receive gender, dob, height, weight, race hair color, eye color skin tone, guild and nationality information.

Important Jail Policies and Procedures

Visitors to the jail must use the Securus Video Visitation. You can visit by remote and on-site. You must register your visit 24 hours in advance. On site visits are free of charge and may take place from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm every Thursday and Saturday. Remote visits may take place 7 day a week but are subject to fees. You must have a government photo ID and be dressed appropriate if you visit onsite.

All visitors are subject search and background checks. Wanted individuals will be arrested on the spot.

Mail can be received by an inmate at the facility address. Include the inmate’s name. Incoming and outgoing mail is subject to search

Detainees have access within this pods form 7:00 am. – 11: p.m. with the except of disciplinary issues. They can place collect calls or if they have money on their accounts or they can purchase time on the phone. Phone messages will not be passed to inmates.

Inmates can take advantage of the email system on the kiosk located in each pod. Inmates can send up to 9 emails per day and the cost is covered by the inmate.

Funds can be added to an inmate’s account by using the blue kiosk in the lobby or by logging on to:

Working at Woodford County Jail or Sheriff’s Office
There are no current openings at the Woodford County Jail or Sheriff’s Office. If you would like to know when there are openings, contact the sheriff’s department or the city and click on the “employment” link.

You need to pass national testing. The test can be found by calling 1-866-563-3882 or support@nationaltetingnetwork.com. You need to be at least 21 years old at time of hire, have a valid Illinois driver’s license, a GED or high school diploma, some college hours (check with the department to see the requirement on this), pass a background test, and be of good character. The starting salary is $49,483 plus overtime and holiday pay.

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 Woodford 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 Woodford County, Illinois

Warrant and most wanted information can be found by calling the sheriff’s office at:

Sheriff’s Office
Matt Smith, Sheriff
111 E. Court Street
Eureka, IL 61530
Phone:309-47-2375
Fax: 309-467-4092
mismith@woodford-county.org

Woodford 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:Woodford County Probation Department
Location:105 East Court Street, Eureka, Illinois, 61530
Phone:309-467-3532
Fax:309-467-4284
Woodford County Jail Statistics
Number of Persons Confined 35
Avg Daily Population 40
Name of new facility not applicable
Full time payroll 18
Full time total employees 18
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 2000
Year of major renovation not applicable
Name of new facility not applicable

Address: 111 E. COURT STREET EUREKA IL 61530

Woodford County Unemployment and Median Household Income
Civilian Labor Force Annual Average, 201619,545
Number Employed Annual Average, 201618,488
Number Unemployed Annual Average, 20161,057
Unemployment Rate, 20165.4
Median Household Income Annual Average, 201568,233
Sources: Unemployment – Bureau of Labor Statistics LAUS data, Median Household Income – Census Bureau SAIPE data, Rural Classifications – USDA Economic Research Service
Woodford County Poverty Data
Estimate of People of All Ages In Poverty 20142,664
Estimate Percentage of People of All Ages In Poverty 20157.0
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Model-based Small Area Income & Poverty Estimates (SAIPE)

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