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Hi, I'm Tod Amazeen. I've been an Internet Business Consultant for fifteen years. I'm going to show you how to search for someone in prison. An easy way to locate prison inmates online is to use a website called Ancestor Hunt. So open your web browser and type in ancestorhunt.com and hit enter. On the right hand side of the page, you'll see a link to a current prison inmates. go ahead and click on that. If you scroll down on a page, you'll see that you can do a state by state search. Each one of the listings has a link out to the individual states Department of Corrections. Some of the states also have a listing for prison inmates locator. So click on the link for the Department of Corrections of the state that you're interested in and you'll see a new window be open. In this example, I've gone to the Massachusetts' Department of Correction website. On the right hand side, you'll see under the online services a link for locate an offender. Click on that link and now click on the additional link www.vinelink.com. From this page, select the state where the offender is located and now on the left hand side click on offenders. On this page, under the offender id or search by last name and first name and then click on search. You've just learned how to search for someone in prison. I'm Tod Amazeen.