To find an inmate who is incarcerated in the Ingham County Jail system, 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 Ingham 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:
- Offender ID
- Date of Birth
- Custody Status
INGHAM COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT CASE SEARCH
If you are interested in learning more about the court case, you can check the Ingham County Court Case search page. You must have the defendant/inmate’s birthdate.
Click on “Circuit Court”.
Enter the defendant’s last name. (Must include at least two letters)
Enter the defendant’s first name. (Must include at least one letter)
TIP: If unsure of the spelling you can enter the first few letters and an asterisks *. This will list all defendants whose name begins with the letters you entered.
Enter the defendant/inmate’s birthdate. Must be exact or your search results will be wrong.
For case type choose:
- Click on case number to view:
- Defendant’s Name
- Court Date
- Hearing Purpose /Outcome
NOTE: If you have the exact case number you can click on “Search by Case Number” and enter it to view the above information.
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 Ingham County inmate search, inmate lists, inmate roster, arrest reports and/or booking information for the East Lansing City Jail in the city of East Lansing, Ingham County in the state of Michigan.
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