Stateville Minimum Security Unit Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: February 23, 2020
815-727-3607
16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434

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The Stateville Minimum Security Unit is situated in Joliet, Illinois. The Stateville Minimum Security Unit opened its doors back in June of 1987. The Stateville Minimum Security Unit sits on 866 acres of land. The Stateville Minimum Security Unit was only licensed and designed to house up to 3,284 inmates, but the facility regularly houses up to 4,149 inmates. The Stateville Minimum Security Unit employs over 1,200 people and has an operating budget of $157 million each year.

The Stateville Minimum Security Unit was the only prison in the state of Illinois that was made for Sensitive Needs Yards inmates in 2005. The Sensitive Needs Yards inmates have typically separated away from the general population inmates for their own safety. Many of the Sensitive Needs Yards inmates are sex offenders, former law enforcement dropouts, informants, and gang dropouts.

The Stateville Minimum Security Unit has held many notable inmates over the years. Here is a list of current and former inmates that are well-known.

  • Andrew Luster
  • Big Lurch
  • Bruce Lisker
  • Charles Manson
  • Charles “Tex” Watson
  • David Turpin
  • Geronimo Pratt
  • Gregory Powell
  • Hans Reiser
  • Herbert Mullin
  • John Albert Gardner
  • John Linley Frazier
  • Lyle Menendez
  • Michael Carson
  • Patrick Kearney
  • Robert Rozier
  • Roger Kibbe
  • Suge Knight

The Stateville Minimum Security Unit is home to long-term inmates as well as inmates waiting to be put back into the community. The Stateville Minimum Security Unit has a re-entry program. This re-entry program was designed to help inmates prepare for life on the outside of the prison. This program will help break the conditioning that prison life has taught them. The program will give the inmates the skills they need to get a job, find and secure housing, and be a productive member of society.

The Stateville Minimum Security Unit offers its inmates a variety of programs. These programs include the following:

  • GED Courses
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Literacy/Reading Classes
  • ESL Classes
  • Vocational Courses

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Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Stateville Minimum Security Unit
16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434

Stateville Minimum Security Unit Prison Information

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Jail Name Stateville Minimum Security Unit
Jail Type State Prison
State Illinois
County Will County
Web Page website
Address 16830 South Broadway StreetPO Box 112, Joliet, IL, 60434
City Joliet
Zip 60434
Phone 815-727-3607

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