To find an inmate who is incarcerated in the Hidalgo County Jail system, go to VineLINK.
Click on the blue “Offender” tab on the upper left side of the page.
Click on “Choose Agency”.
Use the dropdown menu to locate Hidalgo County Jail. Highlight and click once.
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.
Hidalgo County Jail Inmate Information Available for Viewing
- Click on the inmate’s name to view:
- Inmate’s Full Name
- Offender ID
- Date of Birth
- Custody Status
- Date and Reason of Release if Applicable
For additional general information about an inmate in the Hidalgo County Jail system, call (877) 894-8463.
CHECKING ON A CASE
You can check on a case by going to the Hidalgo County Criminal Court Case search page.
- Criminal Case Records Search by Party
- Criminal Hearing Records Search by Name
- Bond Search
- JP Criminal Case Search
- JP Civil Case Search
Enter the applicable information.
Click on “Submit”.
Click on the blue link to open details of the case.
Available Details include:
- Names of Parties (Defendants)
- Case Number
- Type of Criminal Case (Misdemeanor or Felony)
- Disposition of the Hearing (Incarceration, Fines, Probation, Dismissed, etc.)
- Future Hearing Dates
- Sentences (Which Jail/Prison, Fines, Probation)
- Attorneys Involved
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 Hidalgo County inmate search, inmate lists, inmate roster, arrest reports and/or booking information for the McAllen City Jail in the city of McAllen, Hidalgo County in the state of Texas.
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