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Updated on: October 31, 2022
Oak Forest Jail
15440 Central Avenue, Oak Forest, IL, 60452

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The Oak Forest Jail is situated in Oak Forest, Illinois.

The Oak Forest Jail is a part of the Oak Forest Police Department. The Oak Forest Police Department is the law enforcement agency that runs the Oak Forest Jail 24-hours a day, 7 days a week.

The Oak Forest Jail is a small medium-security holding pen for offenders who were arrested around the city. The Oak Forest Jail does not house offenders for more than three days due to their size.

If an offender is not released back into the community, the offender will be sent off the local county correctional facility.

Oak Forest Jail — General Information

Oak Forest Jail, City Jail.
15440 Central Avenue, Oak Forest, IL, 60452

Now that you know that the Oak Forest Jail is indeed managed and operated by the Oak Forest Police Department you are probably wondering where you can locate the Oak Forest Police Department records.

That is a great question.

Since the police department is typically spread thin with patrolling the city, running the police department, and running the Oak Forest Jail they do not have time to have their inmate search public.

So, if you need information, you will need to get in contact with the Oak Forest Jail with your comments, questions, and concerns.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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The offenders will not be held in the Oak Forest Jail long enough to be permitted to receive mail. The Oak Forest Jail will return any inmate mail back to the sender. They will not forward the mail to the new facility, if they were transferred.

Sending Money

It was previously stated that the offenders in the Oak Forest Jail are only typically in the facility for about 3 days on average. During this time, the Oak Forest Jail will attend to all the needs of offenders such as ensuring all offenders get their three meals, personal hygiene, and access to a telephone to call home.

Offenders in the Oak Forest Jail have no need for cash.

Phone calls

Offenders will have access to a telephone, which they can use to call home on. The telephone calls are not free for you to pick up with, so you will have to keep that in mind when the offender calls you from the Oak Forest Jail. You will oversee paying for those fees.


Offenders could receive visits if they are still in a holding pen in the Oak Forest Jail. Visits can be daily between the hours of 9 am to 9 pm.

You should always give the Oak Forest Jail a call prior to leaving for the facility to ensure that the offender is still in the facility and has not been released or transferred to another facility.

Visiting Hours

9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
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