- Department Name
- Kansas Department of Corrections
- Official Website
- Currently Incarcerated Inmates
- 714 SW Jackson, Suite 300 Topeka, KS 66603
- Phone Number
- (785) 296-3317
Types of Correctional Facilities in Kansas
Those who are serving their sentence in a Kansas state prison will be overseen by the Kansas Department of Corrections (KDOC). Through a centralized inmate database, you can easily search for an offender.
Keep in mind that the KDOC website will only show information for inmates in a federal person. It will not show records for those in county jails, police jails, or city jails in Kansas.
Below you will find information on how to do an inmate search. From there you will be able to contact them and send money.
Mission of KDOC
Every prison throughout the states has their own unique mission that they wish to uphold. The Kansas Department of Corrections is filled with hardworking individuals who promote public safety by providing highly structured community supervision to felony offenders. They hold offenders accountable to their victims and the community, and they help them to re-enter society productively and lawfully.
How to do an Inmate Search
You will need to do an inmate search for various reasons including finding which facility the inmate is being held in, to talk to an inmate, or to send money.
You can easily search for an inmate on the Kansas Department of Corrections website. Simply click on the tab, offender search. You must agree to the disclaimer.
You can search for an inmate using their last name, first name, and middle name, or by using their KDOC number.
Once you have found your inmate, be sure to write the information down such as which facility they are in, their KDOC number, and other pertinent information.
How to Talk to an Inmate
An inmate will be able to communicate with the outside world through mail, telephone, or an electronic messaging system.
Inmates will not be allowed to receive telephone calls. However, they will be able to make prepaid or collect phone calls. If you wish for an inmate to contact your cell phone, you will need to set up a prepaid account through CenturyLink or by calling 1-855-698-0010.
Inmate Messaging System
You will be able to get a message to an inmate using the electronic messaging system through Jpay. To register, you must know the inmate's ID number.
How to Send Money to an Inmate
There are two ways you can put money on an inmate's books. The two options are Jpay and Access Secure Deposits.
Jpay: To use Jpay, you must create an account online or by calling 1-800-574-5729. With Jpay, you can send a money order with a deposit coupon or by downloading the free mobile app to your phone.
Access Secure Deposits: To use this method, you will need to create an account online or by phone: 866-345-1884.
Keep in mind in mind all rules and regulations are put in place by the Kansas Department of Corrections to ensure the safety of workers, visitors, and inmates. It is important to follow all procedures, rules, and regulations.
Correctional Facilities in KansasThere are 293 jails and prisons in state Kansas
WaKeeney City Jail
525 Warren Avenue, WaKeeney, KS, 67672
Ulysses City Jail
210 East Central Avenue, Ulysses, KS, 67880
Towanda City Jail
114 North 3rd Street, Towanda, KS, 67144
St. John City Jail
112 West Broadway Street, St. John, KS, 67578
St. Francis City Jail
209 East Washington Street, St. Francis, KS, 67756
Spring Hill City Jail
19010 Madison Street PO Box 424, Spring Hill, KS, 66083
South Hutchinson City Jail
10 East Blanchard Avenue, South Hutchinson, KS, 67505
Smith Center City Jail
119 West Court Street, Smith Center, KS, 66967
Seneca City Jail
212 North 6th Street, Seneca, KS, 66538
Salina City Jail
255 North 10th Street PO Box 1154, Salina, KS, 67401
Sabetha City Jail
805 Main Street, Sabetha, KS, 66534
Russell City Jail
339 East 8th Street PO Box 112, Russell, KS, 67665-0112
Pratt City Jail
303 South Oak Street, Pratt, KS, 67124
Pittsburg City Jail
1501 South Joplin Street, Pittsburg, KS, 66762
Peabody City Jail
300 North Walnut Street, Peabody, KS, 66866
Onaga City Jail
319 Prospect Street, Onaga, KS, 66521
Olathe City Jail
501 East 56 Highway, Olathe, KS, 66061
Nortonville City Jail
407 Main Street, Nortonville, KS, 66060
Neodesha City Jail
108 South Fourth Street, Neodesha, KS, 66757
Moran City Jail
339 Cedar Street, Moran, KS, 66755