State Prison Administration
Kentucky Department of Corrections (KY DOC) is a state prison administrative office. The KY DOC or Department of Corrections is an agency responsible for overseeing inmates within their jurisdiction. The goal of the Kentucky Department of Corrections (KY DOC) is to provide fair correctional practices and manage the individual facilities that inmates are housed at. The KY DOC does not house inmates, but rather provides services to support the officers working in KY prisons. The services provided by the DOC can include creating policies, conducting audits, budgeting, and managing staff. To find an inmate in the KY Department of Correction use the Inmate Search or select from the list of KY prisons below.