New York is the 27th largest state in terms of area comprising 54554.98 sq mi of land. The New York state has total population of 19453561 and it is the 4th most populated state in United States.
As per UCR report, the law enforcement agencies had arrested 244041 people last year from all area comes under the legal jurisdiction of New York State. Out of which 14434 are of under 18 years of age. The state crime record of New York State is 26.
New York City Department of Corrections (DOC) is the official authority to administrate the jail and prison department within the limits of New York State. The New York DOC is responsible for maintaining the record of inmates serving their sentence in different jails within the New York state limits.
The people who violates the United States Federal Law are arrested by Federal Police or Federal Law Enforcing Agencies are confined in Federal Prison situated in territorial boundaries of New York State. These jails are administrated under the authority of Federal Bureau of Prisons. The record of inmates kept in these federal BOP can be search and obtain from official BOP website. Whereas the people who violates the New York State law are arrested and incarcerated in New York state prisons. The New York City Department of Corrections (DOC) maintains the record of arrest and incarceration within its jurisdictional limits.
New York Incarceration Facilities
On and all the inmates in New York State are kept in facilities listed below, and the record of arrest and inmates are maintain by Federal BOP, New York DOC, and respective jail offices. (See the procedure to find inmates in New York City Department of Corrections (DOC) Inmates Database).
New York City Department of Corrections (DOC)
|Authority Name||New York City Department of Corrections (DOC)|
|Address||75-20 Astoria Blvd. East Elmhurst, NY 11370|
As the New York City Department of Corrections (DOC) is responsible to maintain the record of inmates serving their sentence or trial period in the facility centers of New York City Department of Corrections (DOC). The New York DOC provides the online facility to check and verify the details of inmates confined within its jurisdiction. So this facility also provides the opportunity to check anybody’s criminal record within New York State.
- To check the record first visit New York DOC Inmate look up page.
- Once the look up page loaded, enter the details like:
- Inmate ID
- First Name
- Last Name
- Date of Birth
- Date of Incarceration
- If you don’t know the inmate ID then you can still search the database by entering first and last name. Then press the search button.
- The database will show the list of inmates that fully or partially match the input data.
- Scroll down and click on inmate name to get the details.