Taylorville Correctional Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: June 7, 2020
1144 Illinois Route 29, Taylorville, IL, 62568

Taylorville Correctional Center offender locator: Booking Date, Who's in jail, Warrant #, Arrests, Race, Projected Release Date, Description of Charges, Statute, Inmate List, Bookings, Release Date, Filing Date, Bond, Mugshots, Bond Amount, Case #.

The Taylorville Correctional Center is located in unincorporated Christian County, in Taylorville, Illinois. This facility opened its doors in 1999 and can house as many as 1352 inmates. 

The Taylorville Correctional Center is a level 4 prison which means the inmates within this facility have a life sentence or multiple life sentences. Inmates who have become difficult to manage at lower security levels and have since been moved up to higher security are housed in this facility as well. Inmates are required to have no behavioral issues for at least two years who were transferred into this facility and desire to get to a lower security before they can be considered for a transfer. This facility is identical to the Sussex I State Prison which adjacent to this facility. 

Taylorville Correctional Center secures its inmates by multiple security fences, a razor ribbon wire perimeter fence, electronic detection systems and four-armed guard towers. 

The Taylorville Correctional Center is operated by the Illinois Department of Corrections where they supervise adults convicted of state crime and then sentenced to a commitment period by the County or Circuit Judge.

Alcoholics Anonymous, as well as Narcotics Anonymous programs, are provided for the inmates to help them recover. These programs are primarily provided through community volunteer participation. There are weekly counseling or substance abuse recovery groups.

The Taylorville Correctional Center also provides the following programs and services for the inmates to improve themselves and have a better outlook on life:

  • Educational Programs
  • G. E. D. 
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Programs
  • Vocational Training
  • Religious Services
  • Mental Health Care
  • Medical Health Care

There is no privacy in prison for inmates, they eat, get dressed, use the restroom, and even shower in the company of other inmates. Inmates receive 3 meals a day but are not given much time to eat and are not allowed to have seconds. 

Inmate Mailing Address

Inmate Name, ID, Housing #
Taylorville Correctional Center
1144 Illinois Route 29, Taylorville, IL, 62568

Taylorville Correctional Center Prison Information

Inmate Records Search

Find Arrest & Court records, Mugshots and Contact Info.

Jail Name Taylorville Correctional Center
Jail Type State Prison
State Illinois
County Christian County
Web Page website
Address 1144 Illinois Route 29, Taylorville, IL, 62568
City Taylorville
Zip 62568
Phone 217-824-4004


Refer the map below to find the driving directions.