Vermont Federal Inmate Locator Departament of Corrections

Updated on: August 10, 2020
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 50 jails and prisons in state Vermont

Winooski City Jail

27 W. Allen St., Winooski, VT, 05404


Windsor City Jail

P. O. Box 47, Windsor, VT, 05089


Websterville City Jail

149 Websterville Road, Websterville, VT, 05678


Vergennes City Jail

P. O. Box 35, Vergennes, VT, 05491


Thetford Center City Jail

3910 VT Route 113, Thetford Center, VT, 05075


Swanton City Jail

120 First St., Swanton, VT, 05488


St. Johnsbury City Jail

1187 Main St., St. Johnsbury, VT, 05819


St. Albans City Jail

30 Lower Welden St., St. Albans, VT, 05478


Springfield City Jail

201 Clinton St., Springfield, VT, 05156


South Burlington City Jail

575 Dorset St., South Burlington, VT, 05403


Shelburne City Jail

5420 Shelburne Rd., Shelburne, VT, 05482


Norwich City Jail

10 Hazen St., Norwich, VT, 05055


Northfield City Jail

51 S. Main St., Northfield, VT, 05663


Morrisville City Jail

121 Lower Main St., Morrisville, VT, 05661


Montpelier City Jail

1 Pitkin Ct., Montpelier, VT, 05602


Milton City Jail

37 Bombardier Road, Milton, VT, 05468


Middlebury City Jail

1 Lucius Shaw Ln., Middlebury, VT, 05753


Lyndonville City Jail

P. O. Box 167, Lyndonville, VT, 05851


Ludlow City Jail

P. O. Box B, Ludlow, VT, 05149


Island Pond City Jail

49 Mill Street, Island Pond, VT, 05846