- Department Name
- Rhode Island Department of Corrections
- Official Website
- Currently Incarcerated Inmates
- 40 Howard Avenue Cranston, RI 02920
- Phone Number
- (401) 462-1000
- (401) 462-3953
Types of Correctional Facilities in Rhode Island
The Rhode Island Department of Corrections works hard to maintain the records of inmates in their prisons. All state prisoners have their information maintained by the Rhode Island Department of Corrections.
Any inmate that is not in a state prison can be found by visiting that particular city or county’s jail website. Finding the inmate you’re looking for is just a click away. Keep reading to find out how you can get in touch with an inmate you’ve been searching for.
How to Find an Inmate
After you agree to the discloser of the Rhode Island Department of Corrections’ website, you can begin your search. Searches can be done using the first name, last name, inmate ID, or just about any other information you have on the inmate.
Go to the website to begin your search. Remember that this information is open to the public and anyone can get on this site and search for an inmate. Keep this in mind as you search the website.
How to Send Money to an Inmate
Most state prisons, including the Rhode Island Department of Corrections, allow inmates to receive money. Of course, there are limitations on receiving the money.
You can send money to an inmate in this state prison, by using Access Corrections. After you do an inmate search or prison search to find the person you’re looking for, you can use Access Corrections to send money.
You can make a deposit via the Internet or through the telephone.
- Use https://www.accesscorrections.com to send money via the Internet
- Call 1-866-345-1884 to make a deposit over the phone
If you’d like to access the website to learn more information, then you’ve come to the right place.
How to Visit with an Inmate
After you lookup an inmate, you may be wondering how you can visit an inmate in the Rhode Island Department of Corrections.
Each facility in Rhode Island that is a state-run prison has their own rules regarding visitations.
You will have to follow this link, do the prison search for the facility the inmate is located at, and then click on that prison.
From there, you can get specific visiting times and more.
If you can’t find an inmate on the web search, you can call (401) 462-3900 between the hours of 8am and 4pm to get info. If it is after 4 pm, you can call (401) 462-2936.
How to Talk to an Inmate
One big question you may have regarding an inmate is how to talk to them via the phone. The Rhode Island Department of Corrections gives you the opportunity to talk to an inmate over their phone system.
With this state’s prison system, they’re no longer taking JPay, which means you need to go to AccessCorrections.com to deposit money.
You can also download the app on your iPhone or Android and begin the process for depositing money.
Correctional Facilities in Rhode IslandThere are 48 jails and prisons in state Rhode Island
Woonsocket City Jail
242 Clinton St., Woonsocket, RI, 02895
Westerly City Jail
60 Airport Rd., Westerly, RI, 02891
Wakefield City Jail
1790 Kingston Rd., Wakefield, RI, 02879
Tiverton City Jail
20 Industrial Way, Tiverton, RI, 02878
Scituate City Jail
311 Danielson Pike, Scituate, RI, 02857
Saint Matthews City Jail
316 W Bridge Street, Saint Matthews, RI, 29135
Providence City Jail
75 Charlesfield St., Providence, RI, 02912
Portsmouth City Jail
2270 East Main Rd., Portsmouth, RI, 02871
Newport City Jail
120 Broadway, Newport, RI, 02840
Narragansett City Jail
40 Caswell St., Narragansett, RI, 02882
Little Compton City Jail
60 Simmons Rd., Little Compton, RI, 02837
Lincoln City Jail
100 Old River Rd., Lincoln, RI, 02865
Johnston City Jail
1651 Atwood Ave., Johnston, RI, 02919
Jamestown City Jail
250 Conanicus Ave., Jamestown, RI, 02835
Hopkinton City Jail
406 Woodville Rd., Hopkinton, RI, 02833
Hope City Jail
116 Main St., Hope, RI, 02831
Foster City Jail
182 Howard Hill Rd., Foster, RI, 02825
Exeter City Jail
675 Ten Rod Rd., Exeter, RI, 02822
Cumberland City Jail
1380 Diamond Hill Rd., Cumberland, RI, 02864
Cranston City Jail
5 Garfield Ave., Cranston, RI, 02920