ADOC-Kilby Correctional Facility

State Prison

Last Updated: March 08, 2024
12201 Wares Ferry Rd, Montgomery, AL 36117
Mailing Address
PO Box 150, Mt. Meigs, AL 36057

Kilby Correctional is for State Prison offenders sentenced anywhere from one year to life by the State Court in the county where the charges were filed

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for State - maximum facility.

The phone carrier is Securus Tech®, to see their rates and best-calling plans for your inmate to call you.

If you are seeking to send your inmate money for commissary, one recommended for this facility is AccessCorrections. There is a fee for sending money, see their rates and limitations.

If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of ADOC-Kilby Correctional Facility

You can support your loved ones at Kilby Correctional on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 334-215-6600.

Located at 12201 Wares Ferry Rd in Montgomery, AL, Kilby Correctional carefully assigns inmates based on their custody level, considering factors like criminal history. Kilby Correctional offers diverse educational and vocational programs aimed at equipping offenders for successful reintegration into society and reducing recidivism. Through these initiatives, inmates gain skills and confidence, fostering personal growth and resilience.

When someone you care about ends up in a state prison, it can be tough to navigate the ins and outs of the system. From figuring out how to stay in touch to understanding what you can do to make their time easier, it can feel overwhelming. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get the lowdown on ADOC-Kilby Correctional Facility so you can stay connected and support your loved one during their time inside.

While incarcerated, reading is often the best use of time. Please note that books and magazines, puzzles, and word searches ordered for inmates must come directly from the publisher. This policy ensures that the items are new, untampered, and comply with the facility's regulations. Prisons and jails enforce this rule to prevent the introduction of contraband or prohibited materials. By restricting orders to publishers, the facility can better maintain security and control over the content entering the institution. Any books or magazines not received directly from the publisher will be rejected and not delivered to the inmate.

Kilby Correctional Facility, located on 154 acres outside of Montgomery is a maximum-security state prison operated by the Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC). Established in December 1969, Kilby serves as the primary intake facility for adult male inmates, excluding death row and youth offenders. Its primary functions include receiving, evaluating, classifying, and assigning inmates to other correctional facilities within the state prison system.

The facility's perimeter security features a double fence of 18-foot tall chain link mesh topped with razor wire, along with five observation towers. In addition to its Receiving and Classification Center, Kilby provides comprehensive hospital services, including medical and mental health treatment. These services encompass dental care, mental health care, and medical treatment, which includes specialty care from the free world and related support services.

Kilby also operates dog-tracking teams to assist local law enforcement agencies in tracking and apprehending escapees, suspects of crimes, and missing persons. Furthermore, the facility conducts on-site training programs for local security and support personnel within the Montgomery area.

Inmate programs at Kilby encompass a range of services, such as anger management, NA/AA meetings, sex offenders therapy, GED/ABE educational classes, 12-step alcohol/drug counseling, chaplaincy services, and individual and group therapy as part of an ongoing mental health program. Additionally, Kilby manages a pre-release program aimed at preparing inmates for their reintegration into society after their release from prison.

Kilby also hosts a correctional industry plant for printing and graphic arts, as well as an institutional garden for cultivating fresh produce. Classified as a close-custody correctional facility, Kilby plays a crucial role in the rehabilitation and management of incarcerated individuals within the Alabama prison system. Ingram State Technical College offers adult education and GED services at Kilby to further support the educational needs of inmates.

Inmate Locator

Kilby Correctional maintains a database of current inmates and their locations within the system. To locate an inmate, begin by using the DOC locator tool, which requires entering the first three letters of the inmate's first and last name, allowing for variations in spelling.

If unable to locate the desired information through free resources, users may opt to use the Arrest Record Search, which requires payment. While this option incurs a small fee, it provides access to the most up-to-date data available.

Get an Arrest Record immediately.

Visitation Information

Visiting hours for Kilby Correctional are subject to change, so it's crucial to confirm them by contacting the facility directly by phone. Please reach out to 334-215-6600, on visitation procedures, applications, or directions to the facility in Montgomery. Please note that visitors will undergo a thorough search before entering the premises, and personal belongings, including cell phones, are strictly prohibited. Individuals under probation, parole, or community corrections supervision must obtain approval from their supervising officer and the superintendent before visiting, although such visits are not typically approved.

Ask The Inmate

Ask a former inmate questions at no charge. The inmate answering has spent considerable time in the federal prison system, state and county jails, and in a prison that was run by the private prison entity CCA. Ask your question or browse previous questions in response to comments or further questions of members of the InmateAid community.