Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center Inmate Search and Prison Information

Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center

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4The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center officially opened its doors back in 1990. You can find the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center in St. Joseph, Missouri.

All inmates who are housed in the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center are adult male felons.

The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center is a closed-custody state facility.

The housing situation here at the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center consists of 10 open dormitory-style units. However, the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center also has a segregation unit that comes equipped with single-person cells as well.

The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center also was designed to house up to 500 level II mental health offenders as well.

The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center also has work assignments for inmates. These work assignments could be anything from food service, mattress manufacturing plant, among other positions within the county.

The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center also offers its inmates a variety of academic programs they can enroll in as well. They have literacy classes, GED courses, and adult basic education.

St. Joseph - General Information

  • Facility Name

    Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center

  • Facility Type

    State Prison

  • Address

    3401 Faraon Street, St. Joseph, MO, 64506

  • Phone

    816-271-2158

  • City

    St. Joseph

  • Postal Code

    64506

  • State

    Missouri

  • Country

    Buchanan County

  • Official Website

    Website

  • Facility Name

    Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center

  • Facility Type

    State Prison

  • Address

    3401 Faraon Street, St. Joseph, MO, 64506

  • Phone

    816-271-2158

  • Country

    Buchanan County

  • City

    St. Joseph

  • Postal Code

    64506

  • State

    Missouri

  • Official Website

    Website

Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check

Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports.

With technology so advanced now, you can easily search for an inmate who is currently being housed in the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center from the comfort of your own home.

That’s right, the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center has their inmate roster available on the internet for easy access. You will need to keep in mind that this database is updated regularly, and it may not always display the most up to date information as well.

You can search this inmate roster on the internet with the following pieces of information:

  • Inmate Name

  • Gender

  • Race

  • Age

  • State Facility Name

Send a Mail/Package

Just because an inmate is in the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center does not mean you still cannot be in some sort of communication with them. You can send and receive letters from the inmate on a regular basis.

If you would like to write a letter to an inmate who is stationed in the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center, you can do so by sending them to the following address:

3401 Faraon Street, St. Joseph, MO, 64506

The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center staff members have the right to check all incoming and outgoing mail prior to it being sent to you or given to the inmate.

Sending Money

The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center gives you a few different ways where you can send inmates money.

The cheapest and most economical way to send money to an inmate is to send them a money order. This method will not cost you any service fees. But you should keep in mind that this way will take the longest for the money to hit the inmate's account.

Another way you can send inmate money is to use the popular website, JPay. JPay is a service that lets you do everything you will need to do while an inmate is behind bars. However, using this method will incur a service fee for sending money, but this is also one of the fastest methods to use as the money will hit the inmates’ account within 1 to 3 days.

Another way you can send inmate money is to use MoneyGram. You can do so over the phone, in person, or online. This method will also incur a service fee as well.

Phone Calls

Inmates will be permitted to use telephones during their downtime while they are in the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center.

Inmates will either be able to make collect calls or use the phone service that the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center contracts with.

Inmates will only be able to have 15-minute phone conversations.

Visitation Rules

You will be permitted to visit an inmate who is serving time in the Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center on certain days and certain times.

The Western Reception & Diagnostic Correctional Center will permit visitors on their campus during Saturdays, Sundays and federal holidays from 8 am to 3 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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