MCC Chicago Inmate Search and Prison Information

MCC Chicago

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The Chicago Federal Correctional Institution is also known as MCC Chicago for short.

The MCC Chicago was constructed back in 1977. The MCC Chicago is a minimum-security federal institution with a detention center. The main campus at the MCC Chicago is a medium-security and the detention center is minimum-security.

Originally the MCC Chicago was designed to house juvenile inmates, but this completely changed back in 1984. As of late, the MCC Chicago only houses male inmates.

Together the main campus and the detention center can house over 650 inmates at one given time.

The MCC Chicago is composed of 5 housing units. These housing units contain multiple occupancy cells with 6 single-person cells as well.

The MCC Chicago also comes equipped with a Special Housing Unit, which can comfortably house 24 inmates.

The detention center is composed of 4 open style dormitory housing units.

The MCC Chicago also offers its inmates self-improving programs and educational programs as well. Inmates will have the chance to earn their GED, if they do not have one already.

Inmates will also have the chance to have a work assignment. A work assignment can be anything from the following:

  • Food Services

  • Orderlies

  • Safety

  • Health Services

  • Commissary

  • Education

  • Laundry

  • Recreation

Chicago - General Information

  • Facility Name

    MCC Chicago

  • Facility Type

    Federal Prison

  • Address

    71 WEST VAN BUREN STREET CHICAGO, IL, 60605

  • Phone

    312-322-0567

  • Capacity

    650

  • City

    Chicago

  • Postal Code

    60605

  • State

    Illinois

  • Country

    Cook

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    MCC Chicago

  • Facility Type

    Federal Prison

  • Address

    71 WEST VAN BUREN STREET CHICAGO, IL, 60605

  • Phone

    312-322-0567

  • Capacity

    650

  • Country

    Cook

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The MCC Chicago is a federal prison that is operated under the Federal Bureau of Prisons.

With technology so advance, the Federal Bureau of Prisons has their full extensive inmate roster available on the web for you to search through.

You can search this roster with the following information:

  • BOP Number

  • Inmate Name

  • Age

  • Race

Send a Mail/Package

What’s best about serving out time here in the MCC Chicago is being able to write and send letters to inmates.

Before you send a letter to an inmate, you will need to verify with them, if they are located on the main campus or if they are in the detention center. These two campuses have two separate addresses you will be sending mail to.

If the inmate you are sending mail to is located on the main campus, you will send letters to the following address:

Inmate Name, ID Number

MCC Chicago

71 WEST VAN BUREN STREET CHICAGO, IL, 60605

If the inmate you are sending mail to is in the detention center, you will send letters to the following address:

Inmate Name, ID Number

MCC Chicago Satellite Camp

71 WEST VAN BUREN STREET CHICAGO, IL, 60605

Please note you will need to prior approval to send any care packages to inmates.

Sending Money

The MCC Chicago provides you three different ways to send inmates money.

Why do inmates need money you may ask?

Inmates will need money in their accounts to pay any fees associated with their stay in the facility, to call home, to send letters home, and to purchase various items from the prison’s commissary.

You can send money by money order, MoneyGram, and even Western Union.

Phone Calls

Communication is a big deal for inmates and families alike. You will not be permitted to contact the MCC Chicago to talk to the inmate, but they will be able to pick up the phone to contact you.

Inmates will be responsible to have money in their phone account to ensure they can make these calls. All calls will be limited to 15-minutes. Inmates will have 300 minutes of phone time a month from January to October to use. During the holiday's inmates will get an extra 100 minutes a month they can use.

Visitation Rules

The MCC Chicago will permit inmates to have visitors on Saturdays Sundays, and Mondays between the hours of 8 am to 3 pm.

The detention center will permit inmates to have visitors on Saturdays, and Sundays between the hours of 8 am to 3 pm.

In both facilities, when inmates have visitors, they will only be permitted 4 visitors at once. This number does include those under the age of 16 as well.

At the beginning of each month, every inmate will have 30 visiting points. Weekday visits will cost 1 point and weekend visits will cost 2 points.

If you are going to visit an inmate that is situated in the Special Housing Unit, you will only be permitted to visit on the third Thursday each month during the hours of 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

VISITATION HOURS

  • Monday
    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Tuesday
  • Wednesday
  • Thursday
  • Friday
    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Saturday
    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Sunday
    9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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