AK DOC-Fairbanks Correctional Center (FCC)

State Prison

Last Updated: March 04, 2024
Address
1931 Egan Ave, Fairbanks, AK 99701
County
Fairbanks North Star Borough
Phone
907-458-6700
Fax
907-458-6751
Email
doc.admin.services@alaska.gov

FCC 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 - medium facility.

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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

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You can support your loved ones at FCC on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 907-458-6700.

Located at 1931 Egan Ave in Fairbanks, AK, FCC carefully assigns inmates based on their custody level, considering factors like criminal history. FCC 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 AK DOC-Fairbanks Correctional Center (FCC) 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.

FCC in Alaska serves as a close security institution, functioning as an intake facility for Northern Alaska and offering housing for sentenced prisoners. It accommodates both male and female inmates of varying custody levels, including pre-trial and sentenced individuals. It has a maximum capacity of 259 beds with a booking facility, it holds a sentenced and unsentenced population of both males and females. With a staff of 92, Fairbanks houses all custody levels. There are often sightings of moose and other Alaskan wildlife who are frequent visitors to the grounds of the facility.

Inmates at Fairbanks Correctional have access to a diverse range of programs aimed at education, rehabilitation, and personal development. Basic computing courses and general education classes are available to help inmates earn their GED, while some inmates may also have the opportunity to enroll in college classes or prepare for college entrance exams.

Treatment programs at the facility focus on addressing issues such as substance abuse, anger management, and domestic violence. These programs aim to equip inmates with essential skills for conflict resolution and self-discipline, to reduce incidents of violence within the facility and promote rehabilitation.

The substance abuse treatment program, in particular, is in high demand, as it only accepts 25 participants per quarter. Inmates' eligibility for these programs is determined during their initial intake and classification process.

Overall, Fairbanks CC is committed to providing prisoners with opportunities for reformation and personal growth through its various educational, treatment, and violence prevention programs.

Inmate Locator

FCC 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

Visitors are required to adhere to instructions provided by any officer or staff member upon arrival. Visiting hours commence 10 minutes past the hour and conclude 20 minutes past the hour. Upon entry and exit, all visitors must sign the visitor log. Adults are responsible for signing in children accompanying them. Additionally, all visitors must present a valid photo ID, such as a Driver's License or State ID, and be at least 18 years old. Minors under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian unless they are a member of the prisoner's immediate family, in which case they may be accompanied by any adult family member.

Immediate Family Defined: Spouse, father, mother, brother, sister, son, daughter, and step relationships of the previously mentioned relative.

The earliest you can sign in for visiting is 10 minutes past the hour, and the latest is 20 minutes past the hour.

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.