Suffolk County - House of Corrections South Bay, MA Inmate Search, Visitation Hours

Suffolk County – House of Corrections  South Bay

617-635-1000

20 Bradston Street, Boston, MA, 02118

http://www.scsdma.org/facilities/hoc.shtml

The Suffolk County – House of Corrections South Bay is a medium-security jail located in Boston, Massachusetts. The Suffolk County Sheriff’s Office is the agency that is overseeing the day to day operation of the Suffolk County – House of Corrections South Bay.

The Suffolk County – House of Corrections South Bay mainly has residents of Suffolk County, but on the rare occasion will take in inmates from other counties and even from the United States Marshals Service.

The Suffolk County – House of Corrections South Bay provides its inmates housing and cares for nearly 1892 male inmates. These inmates will either be at a minimum or medium-security level.

The Suffolk County – House of Corrections South Bay employs over 250 correctional officers alongside another 25 administrative personnel.

The Suffolk County – House of Corrections South Bay has a $32 million annual operating budget.

Suffolk County – House of Corrections South Bay — General Information

Facility Name Suffolk County - House of Corrections South Bay
Facility Type County Jail
Capacity 1892
Address 20 Bradston Street, Boston, MA, 02118
Phone 617-635-1000
City Boston
Postal Code 2118
State Massachusetts
County Suffolk County
Official Website http://www.scsdma.org/facilities/hoc.shtml

Sending a Mail/Care Package

When an inmate is in the Suffolk County - House of Corrections South Bay, you can send them letters. These letters cannot contain many things.

Keep in mind if you start having too many infractions while sending an inmate's mail, you may lose the privilege of sending them letters in the future. You will want to refrain from sending anything that is NOT allowed or permitted in the Suffolk County - House of Corrections South Bay.

Sending Money

All money orders must be sent using the United States Postal Service. Any money orders that is sent using other carriers will not be accepted.

Please have the inmate’s name and their identification number on the money order as well.

Please do not bring the money order to the facility. ALL funds will ONLY be accepted through the United States Postal Service.

Phone calls

Inmates will have two options when they decide to call home. They can either use the standard collect calls or they can go through Global Tel Link and choose a plan from them.

The options will each have their pros and cons.

Visitation

If you would like to visit an inmate in the Suffolk County - House of Corrections South Bay, you will need to create a visitor account first.

When you create a visitor's account, you will be prompted to complete the application. You will need to wait until the application is approved.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday — 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday — 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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