Rhode Island Federal Inmate Locator Departament of Corrections

Updated on: August 19, 2020
Rhode Island
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.

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 Island

There are 50 jails and prisons in state Rhode Island

Warwick County Jail

Leighton Judicial Complex222 Quaker LaneWarwick, RI 02886


Wakefield County Jail

4800 Tower Hill Rd Rm 239Wakefield, RI 02879

Phone: (401)782-4100

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