File a complaint about a state or federal prison
You can file a complaint about a prison, policy, procedure, or abuse of someone in prison. Learn where to direct your complaint and what steps to take.
Complain about a local, county, or state prison
To submit a complaint about a local, county, or state prison:
Give the complaint time to progress before going on to the next step. You can also seek qualified legal advice if your complaint remains unresolved.
Complain about a federal prison
To submit a complaint about a federal prison:
LAST UPDATED: July 27, 2023