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How to Find the Location of an Inmate

Watch more How to Find Public Records & Legal Documents videos: Subscribe to Howcast's YouTube Channel - Find the location of an inmate in a federal, state, city, or county prison Howcast uploads the highest quality how-to videos daily! Be sure to check out our playlists for guides that interest you: Subscribe to Howcast's other YouTube Channels: Howcast Health Channel - Howcast Video Games Channel - Howcast Tech Channel - Howcast Food Channel - Howcast Arts & Recreation Channel - Howcast Sports & Fitness Channel - Howcast Personal Care & Style Channel - Howcast empowers people with engaging, useful how-to information wherever, whenever they need to know how. Emphasizing high-quality instructional videos, Howcast brings you experts who provide accurate information in easy-to-follow tutorials on everything from makeup, hairstyling, nail art design, and soccer to parkour, skateboarding, dancing, kissing, and much, much more. Step 1: Go to the Federal Bureau of Prisons website Go to the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) website's Inmate Locator tool to find federal inmates that have been incarcerated from 1982 to the present. Step 2: Search the Inmate Locator Search the Inmate Locator by an inmate's prison ID number, or their first and last name. Step 3: Know about Inmate Locator search results Understand Inmate Locator search results. They not only include the inmate's location, but also the projected release date or past date of release. Tip Inmate Locator results can also include locations such as a halfway house or a concurrent sentence at a state prison. Step 4: Mail a request to BOP's Historic Inmate Locator Mail a request to BOP's Historic Inmate Locator to find Federal inmates that were released before 1982. Step 5: Go to the website Go to the website for links to state corrections department websites with searchable state inmate locator tools. Tip also has links to nonsearchable state corrections department websites. Step 6: Search for the location of sex offenders Search for the location of sex offenders at the Department of Justice's Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website. Step 7: Contact city or county government authorities Contact local government authorities for city or county prison inmate information. Many state corrections department websites list city and county prison contact info. Did You Know? Closed in 1963, Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary is now part of the National Park Service with regularly scheduled tours for visitors.
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