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Vinelink keeps crime victims informed
August 1, 2017
The Idaho Sheriffs' Association (ISA) manages statewide victim's services by working with Appriss Inc. to maintain computer interfaces with jail booking systems throughout Idaho and the Idaho Department of Correction to automatically notify registered users of an offender's incarceration status.

If the offender is released the registered user automatically receives a phone call or email notifying them that the offender has been released from jail or prison.

In addition, the ISA, in consort with the Idaho Supreme Court, has implemented a court notification module that automatically notifies registered users of an offender's court appearance. has been providing victims and concerned citizens nationwide with the power of information for decades, allowing these individuals to have the sense of security that they deserve. VINELink can be accessed 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to provide the most reliable information for custody status changes and criminal case information.

The VINE service provides information by phone, email, TTY and text message where available.

Register to be notified when an offender is released from jail or prison, or if you want to be automatically notified of their court dates, at
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