Hennepin County Jail

The jail is a facility in downtown Minneapolis where people accused of a crime are held before trial. While in jail, a person is known as an inmate.

The jail has 2 locations across the street from each other. One location is inside the Hennepin County Public Safety Facility building. The other is inside City Hall.

Both locations are just north of the Government Plaza light rail station. This station serves both the METRO Blue Line and the METRO Green Line.

The jail is also known as the Adult Detention Center.

Find out if someone is in jail

The jail roster is updated hourly and shows:

  • Names of people in the county jail and those released in the last 7 days
  • Charges, bail and scheduled court dates

Search the jail roster

Related pages

Jail locations

Phone: 612-348-5112


Hennepin County

Public Safety Facility

401 South 4th Avenue, Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55415

photo of public safety facility building in downtown minneapolis


Minneapolis City Hall

350 South 5th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55415

photo of city hall building in downtown minneapolis