What are Oklahoma Inmate Records?
The state of Oklahoma keeps inmate records, which are the entire files that follow an offender through the criminal justice system. It begins with an arrest and continues until probation or parole. These records come from local law enforcement, the courts, confinement facilities, and other government agencies.
Most Oklahoma inmate records will contain the person’s name, birth date, age, race, gender, and physical description. After that, they may also include mugshots, fingerprints, DNA, video, and audio, along with details about their crimes, court information, charges, convictions, and sentencing.
Oklahoma Prison and Jail System
The state of Oklahoma has 23 state prisons. It also has a few halfway houses to help inmates adjust back into society. Oklahoma also contracts with three private prisons that hold inmates as well.
Oklahoma has various local county jail facilities that hold arrested persons awaiting a hearing or trial. They may also hold inmates serving short sentences. These facilities are run and managed by local law enforcement (Sheriff’s offices and local and state police).
There are 27,000 people in state prison in Oklahoma. Another 13,000 inmates reside in local county jails and 2,700 in federal prisons.
How to Search for Inmates in Oklahoma
The Oklahoma Department of Corrections has an offender locator tool on its website. The public can use this tool to find someone incarcerated in the state.
You can search by OK DOC#, name, or date of birth. The results show a list with offenders’ name, mugshot, OK DOC#, gender, race, date of birth, and facility. You can click on any OK DOC# to see further details. The additional information will show a physical description, aliases, and details of each offense, including the specific court so that you can dig deeper.
Types of Jails in Oklahoma
How to Contact, Send Money to or Visit an Inmate in Oklahoma
Inmates are allowed visitation as long as each visitor fills out an applicationand is approved by the facility first. All visitors must follow the strict rules and can only visit during designated days and times.
The Oklahoma prison system uses Securus Technologies for outgoing inmate phone calls. However, you can send money to your loved one via JPay so they can pay for prepaid phone minutes to stay in touch with you.
Sheriff Offices in Oklahoma
Haskell County Sheriff's Office
Address: 1304 Industrial Rd, Stigler, OK 74462
Kingfisher County Sheriff's Office
Address: 119 S Main St, Kingfisher, OK 73750
Logan County Sheriff's Office
Address: 216 S Broad St, Guthrie, OK 73044
Mcclain County Sheriff's Office
Address: 121 N 2nd Ave, Purcell, OK 73080
Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office
Address: 325 N Broadway Ave, Shawnee, OK 74801
Police Departments in Oklahoma
Bokchito Police Department
Address: 113 Main St, Bokchito, OK 74726
Broken Bow Police Department
Address: 215 N Main St, Broken bow, OK 74728
Guymon Police Department
Address: 906 Nw 5th St, Guymon, OK 73942
Howe Police Department
Address: 39383 Texas Ave, Howe, OK 74940
Langley Police Department
Address: 324 W Osage, Langley, OK 74350
Lone Grove Police Department
Address: 17833 Us-70, Lone grove, OK 73443
Meeker Police Department
Address: 202 E Carl Hubbell Blvd, Meeker, OK 74855
Stilwell Police Department
Address: 17 S 2nd St, Stilwell, OK 74960
Stratford Police Department
Address: 230 S Hyden Ave, Stratford, OK 74872
Tyrone Police Department
Address: 102 Main St, Tyrone, OK 73951