• Female prisoners are segregated and housed in separate areas viz, Female blocks.
  • Convicted prisoners are separated from under trial prisoners.
  • Youthful prisoners are separated from adult prisoners.
  • Old aged prisoners are kept separately to get special attention.
  • Detenues are also separated in separate enclosures, so as to avoid contamination.
  • Civil prisoners are separated from other prisoners.
  • Prisoners affected by contagious diseases are segregated and housed in separate blocks ear marked for the purpose.
  • Escapees and hardcore criminals are lodged in high security blocks.


Sri. Pinarayi Vijayan

Hon'ble Chief Minister of Kerala

Sri Rishi Raj Singh IPS

Sri. Rishi Raj Singh IPS 

Director General of Prisons
and Correctional Services

iAPS Prisons

Lock-up Report