Suffolk County Jail & Prison

Find Suffolk County Massachusetts jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentaries. Jails and prisons provide information on inmate searches, rosters, lookups, lists, records, and mugshot photos.


Dorchester Prison 516 Warren Street Boston MA 02121 617-427-2522


Suffolk County House Of Correction & Jail 20 Bradston Street Boston MA 02118 617-635-1000

Suffolk County Jail 200 Nashua Street Boston MA 02114 617-635-1100

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What are Jails and Prisons?

Jails and prisons are secure facilities that confine people who have been convicted of crimes. Details about the offenders incarcerated are often available, including offenders' personal data, booking dates, visitation schedules, bond amounts and mugshot photos. County jails and state prisons usually make inmate records available online.

To find information about offenders and the locations where they are confined, you can perform inmate searches. State corrections departments usually maintain inmate records online. Government agencies operate most jails and prisons, but an increasing number are operated by private corporations.