Minimum Security, Rhode Island Inmate Search
The Minimum Security, located at 40 Howard Avenue PO Box 8212, Cranston, RI, 02920 is a State Prison and serves . It has a capacity of 710.
Those close to inmates may:
- Send inmates mail
- Deposit money into their inmate trust account
- Receive calls from them
- Visit them
If the inmate you are looking for is not on the search above, you can go directly to the http://www.doc.ri.gov/institutions/facilities/minimum.php or you can call the jail directly on: 401-462-1234
Minimum Security, Rhode Island
- Facility Name Minimum Security
- Facility Type State Prisons in Rhode Island
- Address 40 Howard Avenue PO Box 8212, Cranston, RI, 02920
- Phone Number 401-462-1234
- Capacity 710
- City Cranston
- Zip 2920
- State Rhode Island
- County Providence County
- Website http://www.doc.ri.gov/institutions/facilities/minimum.php
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While inmates can receive visitors at Minimum Security, there are strict rules in place. If you don’t adhere to these rules, your visit will be denied (often without warning), and you could risk future visits.
Visitors must schedule a visit, in line with the visitation hours of the jail, and its requirements.
Visitors must also have their government ID on them to be permitted into the visiting area. They must adhere to jail’s dress code. They will not be able to bring anything into the visitation area.
Call 401-462-1234 for scheduling a visit. http://www.doc.ri.gov/institutions/facilities/minimum.php website for more information about the application process.
Sending A Mail Or Package
All mail coming into the prison is inspected by the jail staff.
It is important that for any mail to be processed at Minimum Security that the sender’s name and mailing address is included on the envelope.
In addition, the inmate’s full name (that they are in the jail under), the inmate’s SPN & cell block area must be listed.
The following restrictions apply for any mail sent to Minimum Security:
- No perfume, body fluids (including lipstick) or makeup can be included
- No sexually suggestive photographs
- No medicines
- No cash or money orders
- No food or food items
For full details on the most uptodate policies, visit the Minimum Security’s http://www.doc.ri.gov/institutions/facilities/minimum.php.To clarify any questions you have on sending mail here, call the Minimum Security directly on 401-462-1234.
To add money to an inmate’s trust account at Minimum Security, you have a few options.
Don’t send cash by mail. You can deposit a money order. You may also be able to use: Touch Pay Direct to deposit money.
You can call the jail at 401-462-1234 to find out any other updated ways of depositing money for an inmate.
Inmates held at Minimum Security are not allowed to receive phone calls. They are however allowed to put through collect calls. Some jails have also upgraded their phone systems to allow detainees to make calls directly to landlines and cell phones, which means calls are usually cheaper than if they were on a collect basis.
All calls made out can be recorded and monitored, so care should be taken about what is discussed.
The jail may limit calls to some numbers for security reasons, without providing any warning.
To find the most uptodate information on the phone policies at Minimum Security, call 401-462-1234.
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