Here are addresses and phone numbers of individual units and work farms for reference. Most state prisoners can be located using the official offender search provided by the official DOC website, which can be found linked below. If you are looking for a county inmate or someone who has not been sentenced yet, use the "Inmate Search" button on the right.
Search for inmates in West Virginia
Find inmates housed in the jails and prisons listed here. More searches are added when available, if you don't see the facility you're looking for, press the "Inmate Search" button. Information you'll receive can include offense reports, list of charges filed, arresting agency and requirements necessary for release.
- Local authority within state boundaries that governs smaller communities.
- Detention facility with criminal detainees awaiting trial or serving shorter sentences.
- Person in the custody of law enforcement for alleged illegal activity. Prisoner or convict.
More about corrections in West Virginia
Jails are operated and overseen by West Virginia Regional Jail and Correctional Facility Authority, a central agency which serves all counties in the state. One inmate search serves all of them. The counties are marked with the jail used. The addresses and phone numbers accompany the jail's acronym that can be found following the title. 11 WV DOC prisons are listed location and contact information.
Other West Virginia specific pages