Central Prisons & Correctional Home – 3 nos.

These are the institutions meant for confining persons sentenced to undergo imprisonment above 6 months and to lodge the detenues, prisoners convicted by court martial and the civil prisoners. Remand / Under Trial prisoners are also accommodated in central prisons, if the nearby sub jails are overcrowded. There are 3 Central Prison & Correctional Home, situated at Thiruvananthapuram, Viyyur and Kannur.



Sri Rishi Raj Singh IPS

Sri. Rishi Raj Singh IPS 

Director General of Prisons
and Correctional Services

iAPS Prisons

Lock-up Report