Visiting Offenders

View visiting procedures, guidelines, applications, hours and more.

with IDOC

Check for career opportunities with Idaho Department of Correction.

Corrections Connections

Information on housing, emotional support, financial resources and overall stability for families of offenders.


Information for current ICC employees on how to apply for a job with the state.

The Idaho Department of Correction (IDOC) is announcing an upcoming Concession Services Request (CSR) solicitation for a full service commissary program for all IDOC facilities.   

This CSR is being issued for informational and planning purposes to determine the practicality and feasibility of the proposed project. 

IDOC’s long-term vision is for Inmates to utilize technology through kiosks to create a one stop shopping experience for commissary ordering, inmate banking and other similar services. 

The purpose of this CSR project is to solicit responses that encompass the IDOC goals and objectives and will be considered in terms of (i) product variety and pricing; (ii) services and offerings; and (iii) commissions. [read more...]

The Idaho Department of Correction’s Fugitive Recovery Unit is searching for an offender who was on probation for vehicular manslaughter as the result of an automobile crash that killed his stepdaughter.

David Leroy Persons, IDOC #59508, is wanted for failing to maintain contact with his probation officer. Persons is believed to be in the Treasure Valley and frequenting downtown Boise. He has a violent history including convictions for battery on a law enforcement officer and arson.

Persons, 32 (DOB: 04/07/1981), is white with brown hair, hazel eyes and a fair complexion. He is 6 feet, 1 inch tall and weighs 215 pounds. He has distinctive tattoos on his forearms and hands. [read more...]

In his address to his classmates at their graduation ceremony on April 4, 2014, the president of Correction Academy 43, Stephen Self told his classmates times of weakness will reveal their strength. Here is a transcript of his remarks.

Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests and fellow officers. Welcome to the graduation of Corrections Academy Class #43. We come to the end of our six-week journey today and begin our future as corrections officers in the great State of Idaho. [read more...]