North Carolina Department of Corrections

Court Records

State office

North Carolina Department of Corrections

Combined Records

Address
2020 Yonkers Road, 4226 MSC Raleigh, NC 27699-4226
Phone
919-716-3200
Fax
919-716-3986
Hours
7:30AM-5PM

Records Available:

NC DOC maintains all inmate records and is responsible for disseminating them to law enforcement and to the public. The public may access inmate records that include physical descriptors like gender, age and race, as well as a photo. The public may also view an inmate’s location of incarceration or probation office assigned, sentence information including start and projected end dates, type of crime, inmate status, last movement information, upcoming custody reviews and full conviction history.

Access to North Carolina Court Records

Retrieving Records

The North Carolina Division of Adult Correction maintains an online Offender Information Portal that can be accessed only by law enforcement agents. Criminal justice personnel must apply for access through the North Carolina Department of Public Safety (DPS). Public incarceration records are available to any individual through the North Carolina Department of Public Safety’s website The website allows users to search by offender status, name, offender number, age, or gender.

Cost

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety provides access to incarceration records as a public service. The department does not charge a fee to access the inmate records on its website.

Years Available

Records of offenders who are currently under the jurisdiction of the North Carolina Division of Adult Correction are available through the North Carolina DPS website.