The Edgar County Illinois Detention Center is a medium level security detention center located in Paris, TX. Operated by the Edgar County Sheriff’s office, this county jail holds inmates awaiting trial or sentencing or both. Most of the sentenced inmates serve two years or less at this jail. Edgar County accepts inmates from surrounding towns.
The jail is divided into “pods,” each of which includes individual cells, common areas, and an outside recreation court. There are two to three inmates per cell.
The Edgar County Jail has its jail roster available on the internet for the general public to look at. Their jail roster shows all inmates who are currently serving time in the facility.
The facility was built back in 1985. When the building was designed it was going to house nearly 864 state and local inmates at that time. When the facility was built it cost around $41.6 million.
The inmates who are in the Edgar County Jail are usually violent, dangerous, escape risks, and require to be in a maximum-security facility. However, the facility also houses typically around 65 juveniles that are waiting for their trial, but they are housed separately from the adults.
Edgar County Jail Sheriff's Office
|Address:||228 North Central Ave.Paris, IL 61944|
Inmate Mailing Address
Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Edgar County Jail
228 North Central Avenue, Paris, IL, 61944
Edgar County Jail Prison Information
|Jail Name||Edgar County Jail|
|Jail Type||County Jail|
|Location||228 North Central Avenue, Paris, IL, 61944|
|Sunday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|
|Monday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Tuesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Wednesday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Thursday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Friday||7:30 AM to 9:00 PM|
|Saturday||7:30 Am to 2:30 PM|