Jails & Prisons in Barrow, Alaska

There are 2 Jails & Prisons in Barrow, Alaska, serving a population of 4,383 people in an area of 19 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 2,191 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 9 square miles.

In Alaska, Barrow is ranked 10th of 365 cities in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 9th of 365 cities in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Barrow Jails & Prisons

Find Barrow, Alaska jails, prisons, detention centers, departments of corrections, and penitentiaries.


North Slope Borough Correctional Center PO Box 470 Barrow, AK

North Slope Borough Correctional Center 1068 Kiogak Street Barrow, AK

About North Slope Borough Jails & Prisons

A Barrow Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Barrow, AK where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Barrow Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Barrow Prisons are longer-term facilities where inmates serve out a prison sentence, usually of a year or more, for their crimes.

You may contact Jails & Prisons for questions about:
  • Locating Barrow inmates
  • Finding out who is in Jail or Prison
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Performing Barrow background checks
  • Contacting, visiting and sending money to inmates