Prison Escape Notification Service
|AlertXpress is an automated telephone notification system that allows individuals living near prisons and halfway houses to register to be notified in the event of an escape. Simply call the toll-free number and follow the step-by-step instructions.
How AlertXpress Works
- Individuals can register by calling the toll-free number and entering the
code of the facility
- An escape notification call is automatically generated if an inmate escapes
- When the escapee is apprehended and returned to custody, another notification call is generated
- That's it --- registration is complete!
Benefits of Registering with AlertXpress
- Notifications are made 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
- Detailed information about the escapee, including a description and list of charges, is included in the notifications
- Ability to receive notifications from multiple prisons and delivered to multiple phone numbers
- Changes or cancellations to existing registrations can quickly be done through the toll-free number
- Return to custody notifications when an escapee is apprehended
Frequently Asked Questions
What do I need to know in order to register for a specific facility?
All you need is the zip code of the facility you wish to receive notifications. If you don't know the zip code of a particular facility, see the zip code chart at the bottom of this page for assistance.
How do I register if I have more than one facility in my area?
In the event that you live close to several facilities, all of which fall within the same zip code, you will receive notifications from all of the facilities.
Where exactly is the Kentucky Correctional Institute for Women?
Kentucky Correctional Institute for Women (KCIW) is located in Pewee Valley, KY (Shelby County). KCIW's zip code is 40056.
Zip Codes for Kentucky Prisons
|Bell County Forestry Camp
|Blackburn Correctional Complex
|Eastern Kentucky Correctional Complex
|Green River Correctional Complex
|Kentucky Correctional Institution for Women
|Kentucky State Penitentiary
|Kentucky State Reformatory
|Lee Adjustment Center
|Little Sandy Correctional Complex
|Luther Luckett Correctional Complex
|Northpoint Training Center
|Roederer Correctional Complex
|Southeast State Correctional Complex
|Western Kentucky Correctional Complex/Ross-Cash
|KY Doc Halfway Houses