Sam Perdue Juvenile Center Inmate Search

Sam Perdue Juvenile Center is a high security prison which is managed and operated by state of West Virginia. It comes under the jurisdiction of West Virginia Department of Corrections. Offenders from Police/City and county jails are transferred to Sam Perdue Juvenile Center for serving their sentence. It houses adult inmates serving long sentence usually more than a year. Most of the inmates are convicted for serious offenses like murder, assault etc. Sam Perdue Juvenile Center provides number of amenities to the inmates like TV viewing area, 3 time meals, interne and other correctional facilities.

Jail Name :

Sam Perdue Juvenile Center

Jail Type :

State Prison


843 Shelter Road, Princeton, West Virginia, 24740



Postal Code:


State :

West Virginia (WV)


Mercer County







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Sam Perdue Juvenile Center Inmate Search

Q. How to find if someone is serving sentence at Sam Perdue Juvenile Center?

  • West Virginia Department of Corrections maintains database of all offenders serving jail time at Sam Perdue Juvenile Center. To search for an inmate visit West Virginia DOC inmate search page and follow the instructions.

    Note: The database is updated weekly.

Q. What if you are not able to find the inmate in Sam Perdue Juvenile Center?

  • It means the inmate is serving time in a prison in different state or is released from jail. Visit Nationwide State prison search page for more information.

Q. What are the visitation rules of Sam Perdue Juvenile Center?

  • One must be in approved visitors list to be able to visit the inmate in Sam Perdue Juvenile Center. One must fill the Inmate Visitation Application form and submit it to the West Virginia Department of Corrections office. It can take upto 30 days for the application to be processed. Once the application is processed one can visit the inmate.

  • Individuals with valid government ID and who aren’t on felony probation are allowed to visit. Children below 16 years, must be accompanied by a legal guardian.

  • For more information, one can call on 304-425-9721

Sam Perdue Juvenile Center Visitation Hours:


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


9:00 AM to 3:00 PM