Jails & Prisons in Bethel, Alaska

There are 2 Jails & Prisons in Bethel, Alaska, serving a population of 6,408 people in an area of 44 square miles. There is 1 Jail & Prison per 3,204 people, and 1 Jail & Prison per 21 square miles.

In Alaska, Bethel is ranked 16th of 365 cities in Jails & Prisons per capita, and 16th of 365 cities in Jails & Prisons per square mile.

List of Bethel Jails & Prisons

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


Bethel Youth Facility P.O. Box 1989 Bethel, AK

Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center 1000 Chief Eddie Hoffman Highway Bethel, AK

About Bethel Census Area Jails & Prisons

A Bethel Jail or Prison is a secure facility located in Bethel, AK where individuals, referred to as inmates, are involuntarily confined and their freedoms and movement are restricted as a consequence of criminal behavior. Bethel Jails are short-term facilities where inmates either await trial or sentencing for a crime, or serve relatively short sentences. Bethel 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 Bethel inmates
  • Finding out who is in Jail or Prison
  • Searching for criminal records
  • Performing Bethel background checks
  • Contacting, visiting and sending money to inmates