Naval Brig - Norfolk is classified as a Military Prisons facility located in Norfolk , VA. It has a strengthened perimeter fence, rows of triple razor wire on double fencing and electronic detection systems to ensure inmates stay within the confined areas within the facility. Each cell is either one or two-man units. The medium classification means that the inmates are supervised 24/7 with controlled movements. Medium and security prisons house more serious offenders, but inmates can also be sent to serve time in a lower security facility for things like good behavior at the end of a sentence. To help inmates prepare themselves to rejoin the wider community, offers a wide range of work and treatment programs. This is a military prison for housing military personnel that have been convicted by a court martial. In the military such prisons are known as the ‘guardhouse’ or ‘stockade’, with the aim of rehabilitating inmates so they can rejoin society after their sentence is completed. Use the inmate search feature to find an inmate here.