List Of Prison Facilities in Rhode Island

Below is a complete list of prison facilities in Rhode Island. The state of Rhode Island has 58 prison facilities. The list includes local jails, federal prisons, and private facilities. Browse the whole list of prisons from the below table.



131 / 100K
Imprisonment Rate

Rhode Island has a staggering imprisonment rate of 131 per 100,000 people. A total of 1,382 people are currently incarcerated in Rhode Island. 17,805 other convicts are on probation and 619 are on parole. View recent arrests in Rhode Island.

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

Rhode Island Prison and Jail System

Rhode Island has 16 correctional facilities under the Department Of Correction. Rhode Island also has 1 regional facilities in cities and councils where convicts are housed pre-trial. 41 other facilities in the state are being used as administrative offices.

How to Search for Inmates in Rhode Island

Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island By Incarceration Status

Incarceration Status Population
Probation 17,805
Parole 619
Life Sentence 247
Total Incarcerated 1,382

Prison Population By Gender

Gender Population
Male 1,345
Female 37

How To Use The Rhode Island Prison Locator!

Searching for prisons in Rhode Island has never been easier, we have 58 prisons in Rhode Island. 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 Rhode Island. 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 Rhode Island

You can visit an Inmate in Rhode Island 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.

Rhode Island 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. Call 1-866-345-1884 24x7 to send money by phone.
  3. Money Order By Mail To Prison Residents:
    RI Department of Corrections Inmate Accounts Office 51 West Road, Bldg. 138 Cranston, RI 02920
    Don't forget to mention the Inmate's Id and Inmate Name.
  4. You can also use (call 1-844-340-2274 to enrol and find a location) Or walk-in into CashPay Kiosk.

Contact An Inmate in Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island

58 Facilities in Rhode Island 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 Rhode Island

This is full list of prisons in Rhode Island. 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 Rhode Island