News

San Mateo County Sheriff's Office puts 'inmate locator tool' online

 

The San Mateo County Sheriff's Office announced Friday that it was making available online an inmate locator tool, which gives the public the ability to get real-time information on people in custody.

The tool will provide information such as facility location, pending charges, custody status, next court date and bail amount and will be available at smcsheriff.com.

For those who do not have online access, inmate information can still be obtained by calling the Maguire Correctional Facility at (650) 363-4000, the Sheriff's Office said.

— Bay City News Service

Comments

2 people like this
Posted by whatever
a resident of Menlo Park: Central Menlo Park
on Jun 2, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Nice way to ruin the lives of innocent people and those with minor offenses and their families.


Like this comment
Posted by Truth
a resident of another community
on Jun 2, 2016 at 1:47 pm

Truth is a registered user.

Too bad the San Mateo DA's office doesn't have a similar system online for notifying victims about criminal defendants' parole hearings.


Sorry, but further commenting on this topic has been closed.

Redwood City gets new brewery
By Elena Kadvany | 11 comments | 6,068 views

Learning Disabilities and the Struggle to Be Known
By Aldis Petriceks | 0 comments | 1,273 views

Couples: A Relationship Test . . .
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,005 views

Food Party! SOS
By Laura Stec | 6 comments | 811 views

Enjoy every configuration of your family
By Cheryl Bac | 4 comments | 518 views