South Dakota Department of Corrections



Are you looking for a South Dakota inmate?


The South Dakota Department of Corrections doesn't have an inmate search capability on their web site. Your only option is to call or write:
  • South Dakota DOC
    3200 East Highway 34, c/o 500 East Capitol Avenue
    Pierre, SD 57501
  • Phone: (605) 773-3478

Here is a link if you want to review the list of Escapees, Walkaways and Parole Absconders.


Are you looking for information on a South Dakota prison?


Click the link to the prison and you can see a virtual tour, directions by way of a google map and historical photos.

South Dakota State Penitentiary
Jameson Annex
Mike Durfee State Prison
South Dakota Women's Prison
Rapid City Minimum Unit
Yankton Minimum Unit


Helpful Info for Families and Friends


Follow the links below for answers to the most often asked questions:


South Dakota County Jails


As counties and cities place the arrests and warrants online, I will be adding them below.

Active Arrest Warrants
Pennington County






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