To find an inmate who is incarcerated in the Lancaster County Jail system in Lincoln, Nebraska, 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 Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office.
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
LANCASTER COUNTY SHERIFF INCIDENT REPORTS ONLINE
If you do not find your inmate, but believe he or she was involved in something where police were called you can check the Lancaster County Sheriff Office Incident Report.
To use this search feature you will need the:
OR all of the following:
- Person’s last and first name
- Date the Incident was Reported
Click on “Search” to view:
- Date and Time of Incident
- Type of Incident
- Names of Parties
- Outcome of Incident
LANCASTER COUNTY CRIMINAL COURT CASE SEARCH
If you would like to check the Lancaster County Court System for information about this inmate’s case click here.
- Select “County Court”.
- Use the “County” Dropdown menu to select “Lancaster”.
- Check the “Search by Name” option. (Unless you have the court date and then choose “Search by Date”).
- A list of cases containing the information you entered will appear.
Scroll down to locate your inmate/defendant’s case and view:
- Court Date
- Rm #
- Hearing Type
- Case ID
The District Court for Lancaster County is not available on this site, however, it can change at any time. Click “District Court’ and open the dropdown “County” menu to see if there is something other than Juvenile to choose from.
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 Lancaster County inmate search, inmate lists, inmate roster, arrest reports and/or booking information for the Lancaster County Correctional Facility in the city of Lincoln, Lancaster County in the state of Nebraska.
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