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Big Muddy River Correctional Center

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The Big Muddy River Correctional Center is a state prison in Ina, Illinois.

The Big Muddy River Correctional Center is a maximum-security facility that can house up to 1938 adult male inmates comfortably.

The Big Muddy River Correctional Center secures its borders with a 25ft high wall alongside ten-armed guard towers.

The facility is Illinois’s only maximum-security facility. The Big Muddy River Correctional Center is the facility that holds Illinois’s death row inmates.

Inmates in the Big Muddy River Correctional Center are housed in units that are made just for their security and personal needs. For instance, inmates who are preparing to be released will be in one unit while inmates who have special needs will be in another unit.

The Big Muddy River Correctional Center also is actively involved in the Illinois Corrections Enterprise Industries. This program will provide work assignments for inmates such as the following:

  • Customer Service Call Center

  • Laundry Operation

  • Furniture Factory

  • Metal Shop

Ina - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Big Muddy River Correctional Center

  • Facility Type

    State Prison

  • Address

    251 North Illinois Highway 37, Ina, IL, 62846

  • Phone

    618-437-5300

  • Capacity

    1938

  • City

    Ina

  • Postal Code

    62846

  • State

    Illinois

  • Country

    Jefferson County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Big Muddy River Correctional Center

  • Facility Type

    State Prison

  • Address

    251 North Illinois Highway 37, Ina, IL, 62846

  • Phone

    618-437-5300

  • Capacity

    1938

  • Country

    Jefferson County

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The Illinois Department of Corrections has made it super easy and even extremely convenient to find out information on an inmate who is housed in the Big Muddy River Correctional Center.

You can find the inmate roster on the Illinois Department of Corrections site. You will be able to search the database using the following pieces of information:

  • Inmate’s Full Name

  • SID Number

Keep in mind that this database is updated on a regular basis, but if you feel as if this information is not correct, you should contact the Big Muddy River Correctional Center directly.

Send a Mail/Package

Want to make an inmate's day while they are serving time in the Big Muddy River Correctional Center? Send them a handwritten letter.

Inmates are permitted to send and receive letters from their loved ones back home.

You will need to keep in mind that all written letters will be opened and examined by an Big Muddy River Correctional Center staff member.

You can send a letter to the following address:

Inmate Name, ID Number

Big Muddy River Correctional Center

251 North Illinois Highway 37, Ina, IL, 62846

Inmates can receive care packages as well, but you will need to get prior approval from the Big Muddy River Correctional Center before you send the package, or it will be sent directly back to you.

Sending Money

Has your loved one asked you to send them money, so they can purchase things from the commissary or be able to use the telephone?

The Big Muddy River Correctional Center has made it easy for you to send inmate money. You can do so by using the infamous JPay service.

The JPay service does charge you a service fee, but the inmate will typically receive the funds you send within one to three business days. Most of the time, they will receive the money within the day you send it.

You will be able to send funds over the phone, online, or in person. This makes it as easy as possible for you to send money from anywhere you are located

Phone Calls

The Big Muddy River Correctional Center permits the inmates to use the telephones at their own expense. Inmates will have the chance to make 15-minute calls home. These calls are subjected to be monitored.

Visitation Rules

Inmates in the Big Muddy River Correctional Center can also receive visitors as well.

Inmates who are in the behavioral health unit, infirmary, death row unit, segregation unit, or the intermediate care housing unit can have visitors only be appointments.

To schedule an appointment for an inmate in one of the above units, you can call 618-437-5300 between Monday through Thursday during the hours of 7 am to 2 pm.

VISITATION HOURS

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

Directions

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