Effective 4/1/2022, all visitation is open. Contact the facility for specifics and appointments. COVID-19 screening applies and masks are mandatory.

More information about DOC's response to COVID-19


DOC continues to offer vaccines and boosters at intake, and throughout an offender’s incarceration. Offenders may request either at any time, for no charge.

Mission & Vision

The Alaska Department of Corrections provides secure confinement, reformative programs, and a process of supervised community reintegration to enhance the safety of our communities.

We are trained professionals committed to a safe, open and respectful organization. We are dedicated to public safety and will always respect the rights and dignity of victims of crime. Offenders in our charge will be treated in a safe and humane manner, and will be expected to enhance their ability to reform every day.