List Of Prison Facilities in Nevada

Below is a complete list of prison facilities in Nevada. The state of Nevada has 79 prison facilities. The list includes local jails, federal prisons, and private facilities. Browse the whole list of prisons from the below table.



361 / 100K
Imprisonment Rate

Nevada has a staggering imprisonment rate of 361 per 100,000 people. A total of 18,642 people are currently incarcerated in Nevada. 9,222 other convicts are on probation and 9,222 are on parole. View recent arrests in Nevada.

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

Nevada Prison and Jail System

Nevada has 49 correctional facilities under the Department Of Correction. Nevada also has 6 regional facilities in cities and councils where convicts are housed pre-trial. State also has 2 reentry facilities for housing inmates post-prison. 22 other facilities in the state are being used as administrative offices.

How to Search for Inmates in Nevada

Nevada 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 Nevada By Incarceration Status

Incarceration Status Population
Probation 9,222
Parole 9,222
Life Sentence 2,862
Total Incarcerated 18,642

Prison Population By Gender

Gender Population
Male 10,451
Female 971

How To Use The Nevada Prison Locator!

Searching for prisons in Nevada has never been easier, we have 79 prisons in Nevada. 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 Nevada. 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 Nevada

You can visit an Inmate in Nevada 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.

Nevada 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
  2. Using Debit or Credit Card at Facility kiosks.
  3. Call AccessCorrections at 1-866-345-1884 to send money using phone banking.

Contact An Inmate in Nevada 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 Nevada

79 Facilities in Nevada 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 Nevada

This is full list of prisons in Nevada. 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 Nevada