List Of Prison Facilities in Connecticut

Below is a complete list of prison facilities in Connecticut. The state of Connecticut has 162 prison facilities. The list includes local jails, federal prisons, and private facilities. Browse the whole list of prisons from the below table.



179 / 100K
Imprisonment Rate

Connecticut has a staggering imprisonment rate of 179 per 100,000 people. A total of 6,359 people are currently incarcerated in Connecticut. 31,473 other convicts are on probation and 4,080 are on parole. View recent arrests in Connecticut.

Search any prison in Connecticut using the below form. Just insert the prison name and we will show you search results matching your query.

Connecticut Prison and Jail System

Connecticut has 21 correctional facilities under the Department Of Correction. Connecticut also has 101 regional facilities in cities and councils where convicts are housed pre-trial. 38 other facilities in the state are being used as administrative offices.

How to Search for Inmates in Connecticut

Connecticut Department of Justice allows you to search for inmates using their public tool. Perform a search by using the person's name, Inmate number, and Inmate ID. The search tool also allows filters like gender, race, age, etc.

Inmate search results show many pieces of information like matching inmate's name, gender, arrest records, crime date, release date, incarceration status, etc.

Prison Population In Connecticut By Incarceration Status

Incarceration Status Population
Probation 31,473
Parole 4,080
Life Sentence 741
Total Incarcerated 6,359

Prison Population By Gender

Gender Population
Male 6,062
Female 297

How To Use The Connecticut Prison Locator!

Searching for prisons in Connecticut has never been easier, we have 162 prisons in Connecticut. Using the search box above you can just type in any prison name or location of the facility we will find the right matches. Or you can use the classic way of browsing through the list of prisons from the below table. Using the table you can easily browse all the prisons in Connecticut. Once you find the prison facility you are looking for, visit the prison page to find information like:

  • Visiting hours
  • Visitation Rules
  • Phone number
  • Email id of the prison warden
  • Facility Address
  • Driving map
  • Prison Inmate Locator

How To Contact, Visit and Send Money To an Inmate In Connecticut

You can visit an Inmate in Connecticut only if you are on their visiting list. Only one visitation is allowed per week. Follow proper rules and regulations for a smooth visiting experience. Below mentioned are a few of them:

  • Wear appropriate clothes for the occasion
  • Bring your ID Card
  • Don't be late for your visit
  • Have a prior appointment booked
  • Respect the prison guards

To know more about visitation you can read our ultimate visitation guide.

Connecticut DOC allows family, relatives, and friends to send money to an inmate. Below are the steps you can follow to send money to an inmates trust fund or commissary account:

  1. Using Debit / Credit Card at,, Western Union, Moneygram
  2. Using Debit or Credit Card at Facility kiosks.
  3. Money Order By Mail (USPS only), You will need to send a filled up Remitter Form with the money order.
  4. Cashiers Check by mail, You will need to send a filled up Remitter Form attached in the mail.
  5. Using Phone: Touch pay and Jpay allows you to send money to your inmate's trust fund. Call 1-800-574-5729 to send money through Jpay, Or use Touchpay by calling 1-866-232-1899. [Service fee might be applicable].

Contact An Inmate in Connecticut by using any of the following methods:

  • Mail an inmate using USPS, and send it to the inmate by mentioning the Inmate ID, And Inmate Name with the prison facility's address.
  • Contact via telephone using the phone number mentioned on the prison page. For first-time telephone, setup read our phone account setup guide.

Type Of Prisons In Connecticut

162 Facilities in Connecticut are of different Type and Security level. Below is the distribution of prisons according to the facility type and security levels.

Complete List Of Federal Prisons & Jails In Connecticut

This is full list of prisons in Connecticut. List has been limited to 20 results per page for better browsing experience. Navigate through each page to view whole list of facilities.

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Counties in Connecticut