The Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) Communications Division handles media, Constituent Services, and general inquiries for information. The office can be reached at MDOCOfficeofCommunications@mdoc.state.ms.us, 601-359-5608, 359-5289 or 601-5689.
Public records requests can be sent directly to the Public Records Officer using the link below:
offender RECORDS requests
The main phone number for the Records Division is 601-933-2889. Inmate records can be obtained by contacting the Records Division via the link below:
MDOC Offender Records Request
ACADEMIC RESEARCH REQUESTS
Requests for academic research should be directed to Dr. Delicia McGee, Division of Policy, Planning, Research & Evaluation, email@example.com or (601) 359-6174.
OTHER offender INFORMATION REQUESTS
Questions about a specific inmate’s welfare should be directed to the inmate’s case manager, warden or superintendent of the prison where the inmate is housed.
If inquiring about a specific offender, please provide name, date-of-birth, and Social Security number or MDOC number (if possible).