Offender Search

To begin a search, enter at least the first three numbers from the offender's DOC Number or the first three letters of both their first and last name.

Notice: The WV Division of Corrections is in the process of implementing a new Offender Information System (OIS) and this is affecting the search results provided by the Offender Search. As a result, Offender Search results may not accurately reflect the current location, status, etc. of Offenders and some Offenders may not be listed in Offender Search results.

The DOC hopes to have revised Offender Search functionality in place that is powered by the new OIS soon. An exact date for this update is not available at this time.

The following is public information. The WV Division of Corrections is currently implementing a new Offender Information System (OIS) and the information used by the Offender Search is not being updated at this time. Therefore, the information may not reflect the true current location, release date, status, or other information regarding an offender. The WV Division of Corrections makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy of the information. Further the WV Division of Corrections assumes no legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy or completeness of any of the information provided. Due to issues relating to the conversion of existing data, the latest or most complete information may not always be available. The sentencing information herein contained is not intended for the purposes of reflecting the events of the underlying criminal action. Reference should be made to the records of any court having jurisdiction over the offender.

Any person, agency or entity, public or private, who reuses, publishes or communicates the information available from this server shall be solely liable and responsible for any claim or cause of action based upon or alleging an improper or inaccurate disclosure arising from such reuse, re-publication or communication, including but not limited to actions for defamation and invasion of privacy.

DOC Number:
Last Name:
First Name:
This site is set-up for offenders that are under active supervision, in prison or on parole status only, with WVDOC. Those that have discharged or have moved from the custody of the WVDOC will NOT appear in the search. If you receive the following message, "There was a problem with your search, please try again" this indicates the offender is no longer in WVDOC custody.