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Updated on: March 14, 2024

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About Jerome Combs Detention Center

The Jerome Combs Detention Center is referred to as the Kankakee County Detention Facility as well. Kankakee, Illinois is where you will find Jerome Combs Detention Center. 

The Jerome Combs Detention Center have their doors open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Not all services work 24/7. 

Only adjudicated inmates along with adult inmates are held in this facility. The Kankakee County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Jerome Combs Detention Center. 

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Jerome Combs Detention Center
Facility Name
Jerome Combs Detention Center
Facility Type
County Jail
3050 Justice Way, Kankakee, IL, 60901
Security Level
Postal Code
Kankakee County
Official Website

Visitation Hours

  • 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
  • Holiday Closed

Kankakee County Sheriff's Office

Michael D. Downey
3000 S Justice Way, Kankakee, Illinois, 60901
[email protected]

Inmate Search

Doing an inmate search for an inmate in the Jerome Combs Detention Center is very easy. Now you can do an inmate search from your own mobile phone or computer whether you are on the go or from the comfort of your own home. You don't have to waste your time looking for the right number, being transferred from one person to the next or better yet having your phone call get disconnected.    

The Kankakee County Sheriff’s Department manages and operates the Jerome Combs Detention Center. Keeping and maintaining an up to date database of all inmates currently in their custody is a big responsibility. That is what the Kankakee County Sheriff's Department does.

The Jerome Combs Detention Center has its roster open to the general public by the Kankakee County Sheriff's Department. The Jerome Combs Detention Center roster can be found on the Kankakee County Sheriff’s Department official website.

The jail roster can be searched by the information listed below:

  • Inmate's First Name
  • Inmate's Last Name

You will see the following information when doing a successful inmate search:

  • Inmate's Full Name
  • Age
  • Race
  • Sex
  • Booking Date & Time
  • Facility
  • Charges
  • Pod

The inmate’s mugshots will not be posted in the roster. If you see any information that you know is not correct about the inmate you can mail them to the address listed below: 

Jerome Combs Detention Center
3050 Justice Way, Kankakee, IL, 60901

Sending a Mail

The Jerome Combs Detention Center inmates are allowed to get written letters in the mail from their family and friends back home. All letters that are sent to the facility get examined by the jail employees. When examining these letters the jail employees are looking for things that are not allowed such as:  

  • Music Cards
  • Gang Related Items
  • Metal
  • Plastic
  • Confetti
  • String
  • Ribbons
  • Polaroids 
  • Glitter
  • Lipstick/Lip Gloss/Chapstick
  • Writing Paper
  • Pencils
  • Stamps
  • Pens
  • Perfume
  • Envelopes
  • No photographs larger than 5x7”

Money is not allowed to be sent in the mail to the inmate. Money will be sent back to the sender if it is sent in the mail. If money is found in the mail, the money will be returned to the original sender. Using the methods below under the “Sending Money” heading you will be able to fund an inmate's account.

The Jerome Combs Detention Center inmates are allowed to get books, newspapers and magazines. The books, newspapers and magazines will need to be sent straight from the bookstore or publisher to the Jerome Combs Detention Center. All books sent to the jail will need to be new and paperback. Hardcover and used books are prohibited. All hardcover and used books will be sent back to the sender if they are sent to the jail. 

The Jerome Combs Detention Center mailing address for inmates is:

Inmate's Full Name
3050 Justice Way, Kankakee, IL, 60901

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Sending Money

The Jerome Combs Detention Center inmates will need money to make purchases from the commissary. By going to the jail and using the jail kiosk in the lobby you can deposit funds into an inmate’s account. The kiosk takes cash, credit or debit payments and is available 24/7. The funds will be available in the inmate’s account as soon as the deposit is made.

By using your credit or debit account you can deposit funds by logging on to www.jailatm.com if it is more convenient for you.

Purchases can be made from www.jailatm.com for the inmate as well.

Phone Calls

Securus Technologies contracts with the Jerome Combs Detention Center for their phone service. You will need to create an account by logging on to the Securus Technologies official website.  Charges and the options for depositing funds into the inmate’s phone account will be posted there.

The Jerome Combs Detention Center are allowed to make collect calls. You will only be able to receive a collect call from a landline. You will not be able to receive any collect calls from a cell phone. The individual receiving the collect call is the one responsible for any and all fees associated with these collect calls. The Jerome Combs Detention Center is not accountable for any and all charges associated with the collect calls.

15-minute phone calls are allowed for the inmates. Call features such as call waiting, call forwarding, or three-way calling are not permitted for the inmates to use during their phone time. 

All calls are monitored and recorded.

Visiting Rules

One hour of free on-site visitation will be allowed for every inmate in good standing each calendar week. Inmates at Jerome Combs Detention Center are allowed to have additional visitations, however, there is a charge associated with those visits. Additional visitations and remote visitations have the same charge.  

You will need to schedule a remote visitation at least 24 hours ahead of time. You will need to be approved by the jail employees if it is your first time using the remote visitation. You can do that Monday through Friday. 

All minors will need to be with their legal guardian. Before you are allowed in the visitation area you will need to show your driver’s license, State identification card, United States Passport, or Military ID. Children over the age of 12, will need to show their school identification card or birth certificate will need the be presented for visitors over the age of 12.

Kankakee County Prison Statistics

Kankakee County Jail Held Inmates

Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Jail 3
Jail Population Held for State Jail 5
Jail Population Held for Federal Agencies 191
Jail Population Held for ICE -
Jail Population Held for State Prison 68
Jail Population Held for Out-of-State Prison -

Kankakee County Jail Admissions By Race

White Jail Population 200
Native Jail Population 1
Black Jail Population 188
Asian Jail Population 5
Latino Jail Population 16

Kankakee County Jail Admissions

Female Jail Population 20
Male Jail Population 389
Total Jail Population 516
Total Jail Admissions 12,094

Kankakee County Pretrial Jail Population

Male Pretrial Jail Population 480
Female Pretrial Jail Population 37
Pretrial Jail Population 374


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