To find out if someone is in the Washoe County Jail system in Reno, Nevada, use the Washoe County Inmate Search Tool.
- Enter the inmate’s last name.
- Click on “Search”.
Note: The system does accept partial name searches, but only if the name is longer than five letters long and you enter the first five letters. Otherwise, the full name is required.
TIP: Information on this page is updated approximately every 15 minutes. If the person you are searching for was recently arrested, wait awhile and try again as processing can take a couple of hours.
If you still cannot locate the inmate, and believe he/she is in the jail, call 775-328-3062 for assistance.
AVAILABLE INMATE INFORMATION
Clicking on the Inmate’s name will allows you to view:
- Inmate’s Washoe County Mugshot
- Booking Number
- JID Number
- Booking Date
- Date of Birth
- Housing Unit
- Inmate Visiting Info
- Charges (Number of charges and description of each charge)
- Bail Amount
- Court Date and Time
- Arresting Agency
WASHOE COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT CASE LOOK-UP
It is possible you want to know more about this inmate’s criminal court case. You can start by going to the Washoe County Court Case Search page.
Click on “Person Search”.
Enter the last and first name of the defendant/inmate.
All cases matching the name you entered will be listed on the left side of the page.
Select your defendant’s case by clicking on the blue-linked name.
The page will show:
- Defendant’s Name
- Case Description
- Filing Date
- Case Type (If it doesn’t show CR-CRIMINAL, you are possibly looking at the wrong case)
- Status-(Guilty Plea etc.)
- Cross Reference Numbers
- Judge’s Name
- Plaintiff’s Name (Typically, the State of Nevada)
- Parole/Probation Department
- Event Information (Past hearing dates, purpose and outcomes)
With more than 9,000 jails and prisons across the country, trying to locate an inmate can feel like searching for a needle in a haystack. On this page, you will find the Washoe County inmate search, inmate lists, inmate roster, arrest reports and/or booking information for the Washoe County Jail in the city of Reno, Washoe County in the state of Nevada.
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