Kansas Departament of Corrections
- 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
Minneapolis City Jail
218 North Rock Street, Minneapolis, KS, 67467
Merriam City Jail
9010 West 62nd Street, Merriam, KS, 66202
McPherson City Jail
1177 West Woodside, McPherson, KS, 67460
McLouth City Jail
110 North Union Street, McLouth, KS, 66054
Lindsborg City Jail
102 South 1st Street, Lindsborg, KS, 67456
Lebo City Jail
110 West Third Street PO Box 453, Lebo, KS, 66856
Leawood City Jail
9617 Lee Boulevard, Leawood, KS, 66206
Lawrence City Jail
1501 Crestline Drive, Lawrence, KS, 66049
Inman City Jail
106 North Main Street PO Box 177, Inman, KS, 67546
Independence City Jail
120 North 6th Street, Independence, KS, 67301
Humboldt City Jail
725 Bridge Street PO Box 228, Humboldt, KS, 66748
Hugoton City Jail
405 East 4th Street PO Box 788, Hugoton, KS, 67951
Holyrood City Jail
111 North Main Street, Holyrood, KS, 67450
Holton City Jail
301 West Fourth Street, Holton, KS, 66436
Hesston City Jail
444 North Lancaster, Hesston, KS, 67062
Herington City Jail
700 South Broadway, Herington, KS, 67449
Haven City Jail
118 South Kansas Avenue PO Box 356, Haven, KS, 67543
Harper City Jail
201 West Main Street PO Box 337, Harper, KS, 67058
Great Bend City Jail
1217 Williams Street, Great Bend, KS, 67530
Grandview Plaza City Jail
402 State Street, Grandview Plaza, KS, 66441