Alaska Departament of Corrections

Department Name
Alaska Department of Corrections
Official Website
Currently Incarcerated Inmates
Juneau 802 3rd Street, Douglas, Alaska 99824
Phone Number

Types of Correctional Facilities in Alaska

Those who are sentenced in the Alaska State Prisons are overseen by the Alaska Department of Corrections. If you or someone you know are searching for an inmate, there are ways you can use the DOC inmate database, which you will find below. Keep in mind that this inmate search is only for those serving their sentence in a state prison. Those who are serving in any other type of jail, be it county, police, or city jails, you will have to look on their individual websites for proper information.

Mission of the Department of Corrections

Each state prison, across the United States, has its own mission. The Alaska Department of Corrections is comprised of trained professionals that work hard to do their jobs. They want to make sure the offenders are treated with respect and dignity. While the prisoners are here to serve a sentence for their crime, they are expected to work hard on themselves and towards reform every single day.

How to Search for an Offender Profile

Are you interested in completing an inmate search? You are able to search for an offender through the Alaska Department of Corrections. Lookup an inmate easily.

You will need to know a little about prison search and inmate search to find someone in the DOCK system. For example, you’ll need to know their name (first and last), date of birth, and other items if requested.

Alaska Department of Corrections does things a little different than other correctional facilities. To find an inmate in this system, you head to You may have to contact administrative services in order to find an inmate. You can contact admin services, by heading to their website or by clicking this link. This is the best inmate locator information available.

How to Talk to an Inmate

Want to look up how to talk to an inmate? An inmate in the Alaska DOC can talk to loved ones over the phone, but there is a process of doing so. Head here to begin the process of talking to an inmate. There are also a few things you should know about talking on the phone to an inmate.

All Alaska DOC uses  SECURUS Technologies to help inmates communicate with family members. This company is held by strict standards by the ADOC. You can talk to the inmate 2 ways.

  • ADVANCE Connect: Where you prepay money to have an inmate call you.
  • DIRECT Bill: When an inmate calls and the charges are billed right to SECURUS Correctional Billing Services. Keep in mind that if you choose this route, you do need to have a credit check done.

Calling rates are subject to change, so always double check what the costs are before you begin the process of talking to an inmate over the phone.

If you know of an inmate in the Alaska Department of Corrections, know that there are procedures in place to ensure everyone stays safe. From visiting to making a phone call, it’s important that everyone follows the rules to keep inmates, visitors, and workers safe.

Correctional Facilities in Alaska

There are 70 jails and prisons in state Alaska

Kenai City Jail

107 South Willow Street, Kenai, AK, 99611


Fairbanks City Jail

6450 Airport Road, Fairbanks, AK, 99709


Anchorage City Jail

P.O. Box 190629, Anchorage, AK, 99519

907-266-2411, 907-266-2555

Somerton Jail

PO Box 477 445 East Main Street, Somerton, AK, 85350


Wasilla Jail

1800 East Parks Highway, Wasilla, AK, 99654


Whittier Community Jail

PO Box 608, Whittier, AK, 99693


Metlakatla Jail

PO Box 399, Metlakatla, AK, 99926


Togiak Jail

PO Box 270, Togiak, AK, 99678


Seldovia Jail

Lipke Lane PO Box 221, Seldovia, AK, 99663


Soldotna Jail

44510 Sterling Highway, Soldotna, AK, 99669


Valdez Jail

212 Chenega Ave PO Box 307, Valdez, AK, 99686


Wrangell Jail

PO Box 1168 431 Zimovia Highway, Wrangell, AK, 99929


Palmer Jail

423 South Valley Way, Palmer, AK, 99645


Sitka Jail

304 Lake Street #102, Sitka, AK, 99835


Bethel Jail

220 State Highway PO Box 500, Bethel, AK, 99559


Cordova Jail

PO Box 1210, Cordova, AK, 99574


Dillingham Jail

PO Box 889, Dillingham, AK, 99576


Fairbanks Jail

911 Cushman Street, Fairbanks, AK, 99701


Hoonah Jail

379 Ravin Drive PO Box 450, Hoonah, AK, 99829


Juneau Jail

6255 Alaway Avenue, Juneau, AK, 99801