Mercer County Jail & Prison Records Search

See Mercer County PA Jails & Prisons and search free public jail and prison records. Jails and prisons are correctional institutions which hold individuals who have been arrested, convicted of a misdemeanor, sentenced to prison, or incarcerated for a felony.


Mercer County Jail 55 Thompson Road Mercer PA 16137 724-662-2700


Find Mercer County Jail & Prison Records

Mercer County Jails and Prisons maintain records on every person who is currently or was formerly incarcerated in Mercer County, PA. Mercer County inmate records are available online upon request.

Records available from Mercer County Jails and Prisons

Jails and prisons in Mercer County keep records on the prisoners in their custody. This includes current Mercer County inmates as well as former inmates. These inmate records contain a wealth of information on the inmate's history.

Mercer County Inmate Records

Mercer County inmate records include the prisoner's date of birth, ID number, and which jail or prison in Mercer County, Pennsylvania they were detained. These public inmate records also include the law they were convicted of violating, scheduled release dates, the Mercer County Court that assigned the charges, the date they were first incarcerated, prior incarcerations, and which Mercer County jail they were housed in while awaiting trial at the Mercer County Criminal Court.

Mercer County Jail Records

For individuals in custody at the Mercer County Jail you may be able to access an online database of inmates and Mercer County jail rosters. You may also contact the Mercer County Sheriff's Department for Mercer County jail records.

Mercer County Prison Records

Prisons keep records on people who have been convicted of a crime and sentenced to Mercer County prison, either by the Mercer County Court, Pennsylvania State Court, or Federal court. Online databases are the best way to obtain Mercer County prison records. If you know the individual's name and the location of the person's trial, you can obtain a prison record from the Mercer County, Pennsylvania State, or Federal corrections agency that has the individual in custody.

Pennsylvania Prison Records

For inmates at a Pennsylvania State prison, the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections may provide an online inmate locator. In some cases, you can contact the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections directly by phone or email to obtain prison records.

Federal Prison Records

For inmates at a Federal prison, start with the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Inmate Locator. This is an online database of current and former inmates that dates back to 1881. The BOP Inmate Locator will give you the age, race, sex, and registration number of the inmate, as well as the projected release date and the Mercer County prison where the inmate is incarcerated.