- Department Name
- Minnesota Department of Corrections
- Official Website
- Currently Incarcerated Inmates
- 1450 Energy Park Drive, Suite 200, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55108
- Phone Number
Types of Correctional Facilities in Minnesota
Are you looking for an inmate in the Minnesota Department of Corrections? Look no further. You have come the right place to help you do an inmate search or lookup other information. If you’re looking for an inmate in the federal prison system, you should be able to find them without a problem.
Those looking for an inmate in a county jail or a city jail, you will need to look on those individual websites. Follow along as you search for an imnate and learn your options for communicating with them.
How to Use the Offender Locator
If you’d like to use the inmate search, you’re in the right spot. This prison search helps you to locate a prisoner in no time. The adults in the system that have been put in a Minnesot state prison will be in this search. There is also a search engine for those who are fugitives, but not listed in the system. Use this tool to lookup an inmate in the system.
To search for an offender in the MDOC, you will need the name or the MNDOC offender ID. You can use one or the other to help you find an offender in the system.
How to Contact an Offender
Do you want to contact an offender in the system? You have a few options. It’s important for an inmate to have a support system, while they’re in prison. You can help support them by writing mail, calling them, or even sending an email. Here are your options when it comes to contacing an offender.
- Send an email: You’re able to send an email to a MDOC inmate. Before you can send an email, you do need toknow the offender’s ID. You will need to open up a JPAY account.
- Send money to an inmate: If you have a desire to send money to an inmate, you can do so. Keep in mind that inmates are provided with everything they need, but they can purchase extras.
- Send a letter: While you can send a letter to an inmate, be advised that there are a lot of different rules for sending letters. You will need to take a closer look at this information on the MDOC website.
How to Visit with an Inmate
Those of you who are wanting to visit with an inmate can do so through visitation. Visitation can promote a healthy relationship between prisoners and family/friends. Visiting with an inmate can help an offender when it’s time to get out of prison as well.
Keep in mind that there is no visitation available during a state recognized holiday. Also, each facility has it’s own visitation schedule. Victims of an offender are prohibited from visiting an inmate.
Doing a proper prison search can help you find an inmate. The inmate locator available can help you visit or communicate with the offender.
While the search tools are free online, keep in mind that it does cost money to send an email or make a phone call to an inmate. If you plan on visiting, make sure you follow all the rules!
Correctional Facilities in MinnesotaThere are 389 jails and prisons in state Minnesota
Zumbrota City Jail
50 West Second Street, Zumbrota, MN, 55992
Woodbury City Jail
2100 Radio Drive, Woodbury, MN, 55125
Winona City Jail
201 West 3rd Street, Winona, MN, 55987
Winnebago City Jail
140 Main Street South, Winnebago, MN, 56098
Windom City Jail
444 Ninth Street PO Box 38, Windom, MN, 56101
Willmar City Jail
2201 NE 23rd Street, Willmar, MN, 56201
White Bear Lake City Jail
4701 Highway 61, White Bear Lake, MN, 55110
Wheaton City Jail
203 7th St. North, Wheaton, MN, 56296
Wayzata City Jail
600 Rice Street East, Wayzata, MN, 55391
Waterville City Jail
114 Hoosac Street West, Waterville, MN, 56096
Watkins City Jail
111 Central Avenue South, Watkins, MN, 55389
Waseca City Jail
508 South State Street, Waseca, MN, 56093
Walker City Jail
205 Minnesota Avenue PO Box 207, Walker, MN, 56484
Waite Park City Jail
19 13th Avenue North PO Box 339, Waite Park, MN, 56387
Wadena City Jail
121 Colfax Avenue SE, Wadena, MN, 56482
Wabasha City Jail
900 Hiawatha Drive East, Wabasha, MN, 55981
Virginia City Jail
327 1st Street South, Virginia, MN, 55792
Tyler City Jail
230 North Tyler Street, Tyler, MN, 56178
Twin Valley City Jail
107 Second Street, Twin Valley, MN, 56584
Two Harbors City Jail
611 3rd Avenue, Two Harbors, MN, 55616