On Tuesday, November 1, 2022, the Department of Public Safety and Corrections announced a cybersecurity incident that exposed personal health information of approximately 80,000 inmates. For information about this data breach, and what to do Click here for more information.
View resources for family members and friends of incarcerated people.
Find emergency resources here.
Register for victim notifications, view or report a person(s) in prison, and view the status of a person in prison.
Help your business and your community by hiring highly-skilled, highly trained, and motivated returning workers.
Sign up for text or email status updates and emergencies from correctional facilities.
View annual reports, public records, and media request information.
View the registry. DPS&C supervises approximately 2,200 people convicted of sex offenses in Louisiana.
Learn about Pen Pals, Inc. Animal Shelter and Adoption Center and other canine programs, helping not only stray or abandoned pets, but supporting people in prison as well.
Information about community funding opportunities made possible by the Justice Reinvestment legislation.
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Incarceration is difficult for people in prison, and also for their families and friends. View our Informational Handbook for Friends & Families of People in Prison for basic information that affects you and your loved one.