Media Requests:

If you have a media request (any interviews, filming on location, etc.), please contact Kayli Richards at or 701-328-6650. Please note, news media interviews with a specific incarcerated individual(s) is not permitted.

Once a media interview has been approved news media representatives need to fill out the following forms:

To learn more about our COVID-19 statistics, visit our COVID-19 Information page.

For organizational characteristics on incarcerated or community supervised individuals, visit our Reports and Statistics page.


To see the today’s count for individuals in our facilities and on community supervision, and the expected number of releases by month visit our Prioritization Plan page.

Any requests pertaining to county correctional facilities in North Dakota may be directed to that specific county facility. To contact county officials, visit the North Dakota Association of Counties to search by county, by department or by name.

Correctional Facility Standards, orders, and inspection reports for North Dakota county correctional facilities can be found on our Correctional Facility Standards & Inspections page.