Alaska Jails: A Complete List of Jails and Correctional Systems in Alaska

The Alaska Jail System

The Alaska corrections system is unified, with DOC facilities housing inmates who would be in county jails in most other states.

The Alaska Prison System

The Alaska Dept.of Corrections provides all statewide corrections services.The Department operates 13 facilities, some housing both detainees and sentenced prisoners, with a staff of approximately 1,300. The DOC also contracts with a private correctional facility. In 2009, there were 5,285 inmates in the system, including 2,508 sentenced offenders.

The Community Corrections System in Alaska

The Alaska DOC supervised 6.747 adult probationers and 1,939 parolees in 2009.

Alaska Department Of Jail - Anchorage, AK Anchorage Correctional Complex - Anchorage, AK Anchorage Jail - Anchorage, AK
Anvil Mountain Correctional Center - Nome, AK Fairbanks Correctional Center - Fairbanks, AK Goose Creek Correctional Center - Wasilla, AK
Hiland Mountain Correctional Center - Eagle River, AK Ketchikan Correctional Center - Ketchikan, AK Lemon Creek Correctional Center - Ketchikan, AK
Mat Su Pretrial - Palmer, AK Palmer Correctional Center - Palmer, AK Pt. MacKenzie Correctional Farm - Wasilla, AK
Spring Creek Correctional Center - Seward, AK Wildwood Correctional Center - Kenai, AK Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center - Bethel, AK
Here you can find information on our nations county jails including general jail information such as address and phone number, inmate visitation rights, how to send mail and money to inmates, and resources on posting bail and getting bail bonds. Please contact us if you find any incorrect or missing information.