To find an inmate who is incarcerated in the Oswego County Jail system in Oswego, New York, go to VineLINK.
Click on the blue “Offender” tab on the upper left side of the page.
Select “Choose Agency” and use the dropdown menu to highlight and click on Oswego County Jail.
The site provides two search methods.
- Search by Offender Number
- Search by Name
Search by Offender Number
- Enter the offender number into the search box.
- Click on “Search”.
*NOTE*- The number must be accurate or your search results will be wrong.
Search by Name
- Enter the inmate’s last name.
- Enter the inmate’s first name.
- Click on “Search”.
*TIP* - If you are unsure of the inmate’s full name or the spelling of the name, click on the “Partial Last Name Search” box before clicking on “Search”.
Enter the first three letters of the last name and the first letter of the first name.
The system will list all inmates whose names begin with those letters. If you have the exact birthdate of the inmate, you can narrow your search by entering it in the appropriate box.
Inmate Information Available for Viewing
Click on the inmate’s name to view:
- Full First and Last Name
- Offender ID
- Custody Status
- Housing Location
- Alternate ID’s
OSWEGO COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT CASES EXPLAINED
It is possible that you wonder what the various parts of a criminal court case entail. While each case is unique, there are some things about most court cases that remain the same. You can click here to read more.
The following terms will help you know what to expect.
Pleading: The filing of court papers. This gives each party the chance to tell the court its side of the story.
Discovery: you and the other side exchange information and learn about the strengths and weaknesses of your case.
Pretrial: The defendant meets with his/her attorney to discuss hearing strategies, evidence, what witnesses to call and other important information.
Trial: the trial may be decided by a judge or a jury. It can last one day or for many months if it is complicated.
Post-trial: This is the period in which a defendant can appeal the court’s decision.
Motions: A motion is a written request for the judge to do something, such as dismiss the case, sequester the jury, decide about allowing certain testimony, etc.
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 Oswego County inmate search, inmate lists, inmate roster, arrest reports and/or booking information for the Oswego County Correctional Facility in the city of Oswego, Oswego County in the state of New York.
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