Prison Facility Information


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To help people support U.S. prisoners in their daily struggles our website provides mailing addresses for prisoner mail, mail rules by state and facility, histories of censorship problems at each facility, information on which prisons have Control Units, prison population data and prisoner-led campaigns to improve conditions on the inside. (click state in list below)

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Michigan Prisons

Michigan Prison Population: 59,041

Prisoner Rights Campaigns in Michigan:
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Michigan Prison Mail Rules:
  • Prisoner Mail policy directive 05.03.118
  • Policy Directive 05.03.118 p.5-8 only. Effective date 9/14/2009
  • Books must be published by distributor
  • White envelopes only, no stickers or address labels, no glue or non-transparent tape
  • no tape, colored/security envelopes, stickers (incl labels), colored inkk, watermarks, glue, padded/tear resistant envelopes
  • Policy Directive 05.03.118. Effective Date 3/1/2018
  • once rejected publications are on permanent restricted list - includes ULK 54,55,56,57, etc
  • more info on mail rules

Michigan Prison News

Michigan Facility Listing

Facility Mailing Addresses Facility Rules Records of Censorship Prisoner Reports Control Units
Alger Correctional Facility (Alger CF)
  • P.O. Box 600 Munising, MI 49862-0600
  • N 6141 Industrial Park Dr Munising, MI 49862-9277
click for rulesisolation stats
Baraga Max Correctional Facility
  • 13924 Wadaga Rd Baraga, MI 49908-9204
  • 301 Wadaga Road Baraga, MI 49908-9632
read reportsisolation stats
Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility 1727 W Bluewater Hwy Ionia, MI 48846-8647click for rulesisolation stats
Carson City Correctional Facility P.O. Box 5000 CARSON CITY, MI 48811-5000isolation stats
Chippewa Correctional Facility 4269 West M-80 Kincheloe, MI 49784-0001read reportsisolation stats
Cooper Street Correctional Facility 3100 Cooper St Jackson, MI 49201-7545
Dwane Waters Health Center 3857 Cooper St Jackson, MI 49201-7547
Earnest C Brooks Correctional Facility 2500 S Sheridan Dr Muskegon Heights, MI 49444-2665
G Robert Correctional Facility 3510 N Elm St Jackson, MI 49201-8887
Gus Harrison Correctional Facility
  • PO Box 1888 Adrian, MI 49221-7888
  • 2727 E BEECHER ST ADRIAN, MI 49221-3506
isolation stats
Ionia Maximum Facility 1576 W Bluewater Hwy Ionia, MI 48846-8594click for rulesread reportsisolation stats
Kinross Correctional Facility 16770 S Watertower Dr Kincheloe, MI 49788-1637read reports
Kinross Correctional Facility 4533 Industrial Park Dr Kincheloe, MI 49788-1638read reports
Lakeland Correctional Facility 141 First St Coldwater, MI 49036-8600
Macomb Correctional Facility (Macomb CF) 34625 26 Mile Rd New Haven, MI 48048-3000
Marquette Branch Prison 1960 US Hwy 41 S Marquette, MI 49855-9131click for rulesread reportsisolation stats
Menominee County Jail 831 10th Ave Menominee, MI 49858-3013
Michigan Reformatory 1342 W Main St Ionia, MI 48846-1923
Michigan Youth Correctional Facility 1805 W 32nd St Baldwin, MI 49304-9076
Mound Correctional Facility (Mound CF) 17601 Mound Rd Detroit, MI 48212-1300isolation stats
Muskegon Correctional Facility 2400 S Sheridan Dr Muskegon, MI 49442-6240
Newberry Correctional Facility 3001 Newberry Ave Newberry, MI 49868-1340
Oaks Correctional Facility (Oaks CF)
  • P.O. Box 38 East Lake, MI 49626-0038
  • 1500 Caberfae Hwy Manistee, MI 49660-8902
click for rulesisolation stats
Ojibway Correctional Facility N 5705 Ojibway Rd Marenisco, MI 49947-9771
Parnall Correctional Facility 1790 E Parnall Rd Jackson, MI 49201-7136
Parr Highway Correctional Facility 2727 E BEECHER ST Adrian, MI 49221-3506
Pine River Correctional Facility 320 N Hubbard St St Louis, MI 48880-1926read reports
Pugsley Correctional Facility 7401 Walton Rd Kingsley, MI 49649-9637click for rules
R Scott Correctional Facility 47500 5 Mile Rd Plymouth, MI 48170-2487isolation stats
Richard A Handlon Correctional Facility 1728 Bluewater Hwy Ionia, MI 48846-9571read reports
Riverside Correctional Facility 777 Riverside Dr Ionia, MI 48846-9471
Ryan Correctional Facility (Ryan CF) 17600 Ryan Rd Detroit, MI 48212-1155isolation stats
Saginaw Correctional Facility 9625 Pierce Rd Freeland, MI 48623-8102
Southern Michigan Correctional Facility 4002 Cooper St Jackson, MI 49201-7510
Special Alternative Incarceration Facility 829 E Michigan Ave Ypsilanti, MI 48798-5847
St Louis Correctional Facility 8585 N Croswell Rd St Louis, MI 48880-9210isolation stats
Standish Maximum Facility 4713 W M-61 Standish, MI 48658-9422isolation stats
Straits Correctional Facility 4387 West M-80 Kincheloe, MI 49788-1634
Thumb Correctional Facility (Thumb CF) 3225 John Conley Dr Lapeer, MI 48446-2980read reports
Washtenaw County Jail 2201 Hogback Rd Ann Arbor, MI 48105-9732
West Shoreline Correctional Facility 2500 S Sheridan Dr Muskegon Heights, MI 49444-2665isolation stats
Women's Huron Valley Correctional Facility 3201 Bemis Rd Ypsilanti, MI 48197-9307
Woodland Center Correctional Facility 9036 E M 36 Whitmore Lake, MI 48189-8147