West Virginia is the 41st largest state in terms of area comprising 24230.04 sq mi of land. The West Virginia state has total population of 1787147 and it is the 38th most populated state in United States.
As per UCR report, the law enforcement agencies had arrested 29202 people last year from all area comes under the legal jurisdiction of West Virginia State. Out of which 496 are of under 18 years of age. The state crime record of West Virginia State is 32.
West Virginia Division of Corrections (DOC) is the official authority to administrate the jail and prison department within the limits of West Virginia State. The West Virginia DOC is responsible for maintaining the record of inmates serving their sentence in different jails within the West Virginia 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 West Virginia 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 West Virginia State law are arrested and incarcerated in West Virginia state prisons. The West Virginia Division of Corrections (DOC) maintains the record of arrest and incarceration within its jurisdictional limits.
West Virginia Incarceration Facilities
On and all the inmates in West Virginia State are kept in facilities listed below, and the record of arrest and inmates are maintain by Federal BOP, West Virginia DOC, and respective jail offices. (See the procedure to find inmates in West Virginia Division of Corrections (DOC) Inmates Database).
West Virginia Division of Corrections (DOC)
|Authority Name||West Virginia Division of Corrections (DOC)|
|Address||WVDOC Central Office 1409 Greenbrier Street Charleston, WV 25311|
As the West Virginia Division of Corrections (DOC) is responsible to maintain the record of inmates serving their sentence or trial period in the facility centers of West Virginia Division of Corrections (DOC). The West Virginia 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 West Virginia State.
- To check the record first visit West Virginia 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.