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Bonding Out Instructions

Bail may be posted seven ( 7 ) days a week, twenty-four ( 24 ) hours a day, at the Will County Adult Detention Facility. Persons wishing to post bail for an inmate should present themselves at the Facility's Bond Lobby which is located on Ottawa Street. Only exact amount for bail is accepted. There are two methods of posting bail: cash and credit card.

Accepted Credit Cards:
If posting bail with a credit card, there is a fee based on the amount of the bail:
Cash Bail Amount


$1.00 - $200.00 $20.00
$200.01 - $300.00


$300.01 - $400.00 $40.00
$400.01 - $500.00 $50.00
$500.01 - $750.00 $75.00
$750.01 - $1000.00 $95.00
$1,000.00 - $1,500.00 $110.00
$1,500.01 - $1,750.00 $125.00
$1,750.01 - $2,000.00 $145.00
$2,000.01 - And Up 8%

If out of state, bail may be posted through an approved money transfer method. Individuals should contact the Will County Circuit Clerks office for additional information and instructions. 815.727.8596

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Court House Information

Courtrooms and court times are posted at the court house on the assigned court date. Limited parking is available adjacent to the court house. Additional public parking is available on Scott, Cass, and Ottawa Streets.

List of Courts

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Depositing Funds to Inmate Account

If you wish to place money on an inmate's commissary trust account, you may do so either by mailing a money order - make payable to: W.C.A.D.F. - ( Inmate's Name ) or depositing cash in person Monday through Friday  ( excluding holidays ) from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. in the Jail Lobby. Coins are not accepted and change cannot be made. These monies are used for inmates to purchase writing materials, hygiene items, and snack food.

You may also deposit funds through the internet at ( External Link Icon )

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Commissary Schedule

Commissary is delivered on Tuesdays.

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Visitation schedule is listed with the detailed information for each inmate. General visitors must be on the approved inmate's visitation list two days prior to you scheduling a visit. The requesting of individuals to be added to the approved list is the responsibility of the individual inmate. Jail staff does not have authority to add approved visitors without written authorization from the inmate. For more information on visitation, please visit our Visitation Page.

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Phone Calls

Inmates can only make collect calls to phone numbers that have been setup to receive these calls using an account with Correctional Billing Services. To receive phone calls from an inmate, call 1.800.844.6591 to setup an account.

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Mail Regulations

Inmates may send and receive an unlimited amount of mail through the United States Postal System. Mail should be addressed in the following manner:

Person's Name
Will County Adult Detention Facility
95 South Chicago Street
Joliet, Illinois 60436

Things to remember when mailing letters to an incarcerated person:

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Books and Periodicals

Inmates may receive books and periodicals through the United States Postal Service. You may not drop off books at the Reception Desk or send books or periodicals to an inmate through the mail. Books must come directly from a legitimate book distributor, publishing company, or subscription service. Only soft cover books will be accepted. Books or periodicals containing the following material, subject matter, or content will not be allowed in the Will County Adult Detention Facility:

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Map to Detention Facility

Will County Adult Detention Facility
95 S. Chicago Street
Joliet, IL 60436

Map to Location ( External Site Link ) - Driving Directions ( External Site Link )

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Map to Will County Court House

Will County Court House
14 West Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432

Map to Location ( External Site Link ) - Driving Directions ( External Site Link )

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General Facility Information

Administrative Office Hours: 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Telephone Number: 815.740.1250

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