Wednesday, October 17, 2012

Jails: Federal, State & County

When doing forensic genealogy sometimes we run across those who visit jails frequently. Sometimes that is the only time we are able to locate them to notify them they are heirs to an estate.

Federal & State links
BOP: Federal Bureau of Prisons Web Site
Inmate Locator: State prisons & County jails
Criminal Searches - FREE criminal searches on anyone
Felon Spy - Free State Criminal Background Check and Convicted Felon Tracking » Felon Search
Jail Inmate Search - Some links jumps to Intellius

State Court Web Sites
Legal Research Guide - Criminal Records

By State- If you find others that are useful please let me know.
Arizona Department of Corrections
Arizona: Public Access to Court Information
California: LASD Inmate Information Center - Inmate Search
Alcatraz, California, U.S. Penitentiary, Prisoner Index, 1934-1963 -
Florida: Corrections Offender Network 
Georgia: Atlanta, U.S. Penitentiary, Prisoner Index, ca. 1880-1922 -
Idaho: Inmates
Idaho Repository - Main Page Idaho
Kansas: Leavenworth Federal Prison, Leavenworth U.S. Penitentiary, Levinworth USP, Leavenworth Prison in Kansas KS
Kansas: Leavenworth Penitentiary, Kansas 1895-1931
Kansas: Leavenworth, U.S. Penitentiary, Name Index to Inmate Case Files, 1895-1931 -
New Hampshire: Department of Corrections, New Hampshire Department of Corrections Inmate Locator
New Jersey: Dept. of Corrections
Texas: Crime Records Service Website Texas Department of Public Safety  
Washington: Find An Offender
Washington: The Nitty Gritty Files / Justice Files
Washington: VINELink ver. 2.0
Washington: McNeil Island, U.S. Penitentiary, Photos and Records of Prisoners Received, 1875-1939 -

Executions in the U.S. 1608-2002: The Espy File | Death Penalty Information Center
US Executions from 1608-2002