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
Goessel City Jail
101 South Cedar Street, Goessel, KS, 67053
Girard City Jail
120 North Ozark Avenue, Girard, KS, 66743
Garnett City Jail
131 West 5th Avenue, Garnett, KS, 66032
Galva City Jail
212 South Main Street, Galva, KS, 67443
Garden Plain City Jail
509 North Main Street PO Box 432, Garden Plain, KS, 67050
Gardner City Jail
440 East Main Street, Gardner, KS, 66030
Frontenac City Jail
315 East McKay Street PO Box 1012, Frontenac, KS, 66763
Emporia City Jail
518 Mechanic Street, Emporia, KS, 66801
Ellinwood City Jail
209 West First Street, Ellinwood, KS, 67526
Ellis City Jail
815 Jefferson Street, Ellis, KS, 67637
Ellsworth City Jail
121 West First Street, Ellsworth, KS, 67439
El Dorado City Jail
220 East 1st Avenue, El Dorado, KS, 67042
Dodge City City Jail
110 West Spruce Street, Dodge City, KS, 67801
Concordia City Jail
401 West 6th Street, Concordia, KS, 66901
Coffeyville City Jail
102 West 7th Street PO Box 1629, Coffeyville, KS, 67337
Chetopa City Jail
113 South 5th Street, Chetopa, KS, 67336
Cherryvale City Jail
123 West Main Street, Cherryvale, KS, 67335
Cheney City Jail
131 North Main Street, Cheney, KS, 67025
Chapman City Jail
402 North Marshall Street, Chapman, KS, 67431
Caney City Jail
100 West 4th Avenue, Caney, KS, 67333