Director Charles L. Ryan

Director, Charles L. Ryan

It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to the Arizona Department of Corrections’ website. It is designed with you in mind to provide information about our agency and its operations. Whether you are seeking employment or searching the inmate database for the status of a specific offender, this website will keep you informed of our activities, including up-to-date department news.

I am honored to serve more than 9,500 well-trained corrections professionals who are dedicated to public, staff and inmate safety by effectively employing sound correctional practices, efficient operational procedures and proven programming opportunities for inmates.


From the Director's Desk

Maricopa Reentry Center

The Arizona Department of Corrections (ADC) announced today that it will be adjusting programming at the Maricopa Reentry Center (MRC). Going forward, MRC will continue accepting released offenders participating in the Intensive Treatment with Housing (ITH) and Sanctions programs. The ITH program is a cognitive based, 90-day substance abuse treatment program.

Arizona Department of Corrections Shoulder Patch

Governor Doug Ducey today announced that the Arizona Department of Corrections (ADC) has been awarded two federally-funded Second Chance Act grants to conduct projects that will support his priority of reducing recidivism.