PO Box 1057 - Highway 49 West, Parchman, MS, 38738
Mississippi State Penitentiary is nestled in Parchman, Mississippi.
The Mississippi State Penitentiary is classified by the state of Mississippi as a medium-security facility.
The Mississippi State Penitentiary is licensed to house 4648 inmates. The Mississippi State Penitentiary only houses adult male inmates.
Inmates in the Mississippi State Penitentiary are kept in multi-occupancy cells and open dormitories.
Also, inmates that are in the Mississippi State Penitentiary can take part in the facilities correctional industries work program which handles the distribution and processing of commissary orders for a few other state correctional prisons.
The Mississippi State Penitentiary also has vocational programs including:
Computer Aided Drafting
Inmates will also be able to get their GED while they are in the Mississippi State Penitentiary.
The Mississippi State Penitentiary also offers:
Addiction Treatment Programs
Sex Offender Treatment Programs
Mental Health Care
Mississippi State Penitentiary — General Information
|Facility Name||Mississippi State Penitentiary|
|Facility Type||State Prison|
|Address||PO Box 1057 - Highway 49 West, Parchman, MS, 38738|
You can easily locate an inmate in the Mississippi State Penitentiary by the database available thanks to the Mississippi Department of Corrections.
You can search the database by the following information:
Inmate’s Full Name
Date of Birth
Sending a Mail/Care Package
While inmates are in the Mississippi State Penitentiary, they will be permitted to receive letters, photos, and other items from you.
If you would like to send a care package, you will be permitted to do so, but there is one small condition. You will be REQUIRED to use Access SecurePak. You will NOT be permitted to send a care package directly from your home. You will need to use the following third-party site.
Inmates in the Mississippi State Penitentiary will need money to purchase various items from the commissary. The commissary is the prison store where inmates can purchase extra items that the facility does not give them.
Inmates will also need money for their phone account as well, so they can call home.
You can deposit money into an inmate's account by using JPay. JPay will allow you to deposit money using your credit and debit card. JPay does not accept cash payments.
The Mississippi State Penitentiary contracts with Securus Technologies. Securus Technologies is the company that you will need to make an account with. When making account, you will have the ability to ensure that the inmate will always have money on their phone account, so they can always call home.
You will be permitted to come down to the Mississippi State Penitentiary between the hours of 9 am to 3:45 pm on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. You will not be permitted to come down to the Mississippi State Penitentiary after 2:45 pm. No new visitors will be permitted on-site.
Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.