Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC)

State Prison Administration

Last Updated: March 08, 2024
301 S Ripley St PO Box 301501, Montgomery, AL 36130-1501

ADOC is for State Prison Administration offenders have not been sentenced yet and are detained here until their case is heard.

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 facility.

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 Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC)

You can support your loved ones at ADOC on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 334-353-3883.

About Alabama Department of Corrections
The mission of the Alabama Department of Corrections is to confine, manage and provide rehabilitative programs for convicted felons in a safe, secure and humane environment, utilizing professionals who are committed to public safety and to the positive re-entry of offenders into society.
Priorities of Alabama Department of Corrections
  • Public Safety
  • Safety of the correctional and departmental staff
  • To ensure humane and constitutional conditions of incarceration in all facilities
  • To provide education and job training as needed
  • To ensure that the spiritual needs of the prisoners are met

Male Inmate Handbook | Re-Entry and Pre-Release Program | Female Inmate Handbook

Alabama DOC Facilities

Inmate Locator

To utilize the Inmate Search page on InmateAid, begin by selecting the relevant prison facility in Alabama. This allows you to view the current list of inmates housed at Alabama Department of Corrections (ADOC).

The second section features the InmateAid Inmate Search tool, providing a user-generated database of inmates. You can access this resource to utilize any of InmateAid's services. If you require assistance in creating an inmate profile to maintain communication, please contact us at, and we'll gladly help you locate your loved one.

As a last resort, you might have to pay for that information if we do not have it. The Arrest Record Search will cost you a small amount, but their data is the freshest available and for that reason, they charge to access it.

Visitation Information

Visiting hours for ADOC are subject to change, so it's crucial to confirm them by contacting the facility directly by phone. Please reach out to 334-353-3883, 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.