Department Of Corrections Lookup Service in Tennessee

Tennessee Department of Corrections (DOC) is responsible for custody and management of prisoners serving sentence in Tennessee prisons. It also manages offenders on probation and parole in Tennessee. It maintains online database of list of offenders currently in prison, fugitives, recent releases, absconders and escapes.

Tennessee Department of Corrections (DOC) manages and maintains law and order across 1 State Prisons.


Inmate Search:

Address :

2nd Floor, Rachel Jackson Building Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0465


(615) 741-1000



Tennessee Department of Corrections (DOC) Website User Guide

Q: How to find if someone is currently detained at Tennessee Department of Corrections (DOC)?

Step 1: Open Tennessee Felony Offender Information page.

Step 2: Enter the first/last name or inmate number and click on Search Button.

Tennessee Department of Corrections (DOC) Website

Step 3: If there are any results matching your search criteria, a list of all inmates should be displayed.

Tennessee Department of Corrections (DOC) Website

Q: What if you are not able to find the inmate in Tennessee Department of Corrections (DOC)?

Q: What if you are still unable to find any results?

Q: What are the visitation rules of Tennessee DOC?

Q: What are the rules to contact an inmate of Tennessee DOC?

Q: How can you send money to an inmate at the Tennessee DOC? ?

Q: How can you reach out to the Tennessee DOC Victim Information Notification System?

Q: For any other questions you can reach the Tennessee DOC

Tennessee Jurisdictional Statistics

Tennessee DOC has a research team which published inmates statistics. Please check the fiscal year 2017-2018 annual report available here to get the latest detailed representation of the DOC programs, activities and trends such as inmate population, demographics and personnel turnover.