Is Virginia releasing prisoners early?

Press Release RICHMOND — The Virginia Department of Corrections’ authority to release state inmates early due to the coronavirus pandemic will terminate at midnight on July 1. Thus far, 2,114 state responsible inmates have been released early due to the pandemic.

How do I contact Virginia Department of Corrections?


  1. [email protected].
  2. Phone(804) 674-3000.
  3. Mailing Address Department of Corrections. P.O. Box 26963. Richmond, VA 23261.
  4. LocationsFind a Location.

How do I find out an inmate’s charges in Virginia?

Virginia Inmate Search

  1. Department Name. Virginia State Department of Corrections.
  4. P.O. Box 26963. Richmond, VA 23261-6963.
  5. 804-674-3000.

How many prisons does VA have?

The Prison System As of December 31, 2018, the number of prisoners under the jurisdiction of the State of Virginia correctional authorities was 36,660 located in 26 state prisons and held in custody of private prisons or local jails.

How to get a sentence reduced in Virginia?

Currently, Virginia inmates can shave time off of their sentences for certain behaviors. They can earn 4.5 days of freedom for every 30 days served, but there are stipulations. First, they must show that they follow prison rules and have a record of good behavior.

Where is Virginia Department of Corrections?

Richmond, Virginia

Virginia Department of Corrections
Population 8,096,604 (2011 census)
General nature Civilian police
Operational structure
Headquarters Richmond, Virginia

Are mugshots public in Virginia?

Virginia attorney general says public can get mug shots, but not from state database – Daily Press.