You can locate an inmate at the Washington State Penitentiary at Walla Walla using the Find an Offender website, according to the Washington State Department of Corrections. It's also possible to locate inmates using the telephone number listed on the Department of Corrections website. This service is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., as of November 2015.
To see if an offender is at the Walla Walla penitentiary, enter the inmate’s last name or Department of Corrections number in the Find an Offender search box, and click Submit. The search results include the inmate's housing location; click on the location link for details about the facility.
The Washington State Department of Corrections does not release an offender's conviction information, states the website. To receive this information, follow the link under Criminal History on the Department of Corrections website for WATCH, Washington Access To Criminal History.
Use Vinelink.com to register with Washington State's Statewide Automated Victim Information and Notification system, according to the Department of Corrections. This system notifies registrants of custody changes, including release, of Washington state inmates. After clicking on the Vinelink.com link, select Washington from the drop-down menu, then select Washington Statewide SAVIN as the location.
The Washington State Archives maintains information on former Walla Walla inmates. The online collection is searchable by name and also allows limitation by year, according to the Washington Secretary of State.