Vermont Federal Inmate Locator Departament of Corrections

Updated on: November 7, 2021
Department Name
Vermont Department of Corrections
Official Website
Currently Incarcerated Inmates
NOB 2 South 280 State Drive Waterbury, VT 05671-2000
Phone Number

Types of Correctional Facilities in Vermont

Those who are serving a sentence in a Vermont prison are overseen and maintained by the Vermont Department of Corrections (VDOC). Through a centralized inmate database, you are able to search for any inmate in federal prison in Vermont.

If you are searching for an inmate in county jails, police jails, or city jails, you will not find them through the VDOC. You will need to go to their individual websites.

Below, you will learn information about the Vermont Department of Corrections, how to search for an inmate, and how to stay in contact with a loved one.

Vermont DOC Mission

Each state has their own mission when it comes to overseeing prisons. The Vermont Department of Corrections in partnership with the community strives to support safe communities by providing leadership in crime prevention, repairing the harm done, addressing the needs of crime victims, ensuring offender accountability, and managing the risk of posed offenders.

How to do an Inmate Search

The best way to find an inmate and be able to stay in contact with them is to do an online inmate search. To do this, you will need to click on the tab at the top of the VDOC homepage that says offender locator.

You then you will click on link to offender locator. You can then search through the inmate list or type in the last name in the upper left-hand corner to search for an inmate.

You will want to write down all pertinent information such as the facility where the inmate is located, the jacket number, and their full name.

How to Stay in Contact with an Inmate

When inmates stay in contact with friends and family, it helps them to adjust better and focus more on rehabilitation. The VDOC allows inmates to contact and communicate with friends and family in several ways.

By Phone: Inmates are allowed to make phone calls to friends and family. However, you will need to set up a debit phone account or a prepaid account. Click the links to sign up.

Visits: If you wish to visit an inmate, you will need to be on the approved visitor list.

Tablet communications: Alternatively, the VDOC allows inmates to use tablets around the facility to have virtual visits, email, and messaging. If you wish to have this provided to an inmate, you will need to sign up for an account with Connect Network.

How to Send Money to an Inmate

Inmates need money in their accounts to get various items. If you would like to get money to an inmate, you will need to properly fill out the deposit coupon with your money order or cashiers check.

Remember that following these rules and regulations is necessary to keep visitors, workers, and inmates safe. If must follow the proper steps to keep in contact with an inmate.

Correctional Facilities in Vermont

There are 12 jails and prisons in state Vermont

Springfield City Jail

201 Clinton St., Springfield, VT, 05156


Richmond City Jail

P. O. Box 285, Richmond, VT, 05477


Northern State Correctional Facility – Newport

2559 Glen Road, Newport, VT, 05855


Bennington County Jail

212 Lincoln Street PO Box 4207, Bennington, VT, 05201


Windsor County Jail

62 Pleasant Street PO Box 478, Woodstock, VT, 05091


Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility South Burlington

7 Farrell Street, South Burlington, VT, 05403


Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility Rutland

167 State Street, Rutland, VT, 05701


Northeast Correctional Complex St. Johnsbury

1270 US Route 5 Street, St. Johnsbury, VT, 05819


Caledonia Community Work Camp St. Johnsbury

1266 US Route 5 Street, St. Johnsbury, VT, 05819


Northwest State Correctional Facility – Swanton

3649 Lower Newton Road, Swanton, VT, 05844


Southern State Correctional Facility – Springfield

700 Charlestown Road, Springfield, VT, 05156


Washington County Jail

10 Elm Street PO Box 678, Montpelier, VT, 05601-0678