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. 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