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Pennsylvania Department of Corrections

Every day, more than 45,000 men and women are housed in one of 25 Department of Corrections (DOC) facilities across Pennsylvania. There are many rules and regulations that each must follow as well as varying programs and products that are available to them while incarcerated. This section focuses on the most often asked topics by the families and friends of inmates and the general public.

INMATE-RELATED INFORMATION is the heart of staying in touch with and supporting your loved one or friend while they are incarcerated at DOC.