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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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Facility Mailing Addresses Facility Rules Records of Censorship Prisoner Reports Control Units
Bledsoe County Correctional Complex (BCCC) PO Box 45 Horsehead Road Pikeville, TN 37367-0045
Brushy Mountain Correctional Complex PO Box 1000 Petros, TN 37845-5002isolation stats
Charles B. Bass Correctional Complex (CBCX Main) 7177 Cockrill Bend Blvd Nashville, TN 37209-1005isolation stats
Claiborn County Prison 415 Straight Creek Rd New Tazewell, TN 37825-6221
Davidson County Sheriff's Office (DCSO) PO Box 196383 Nashville, TN 37219-6383
DeBerry Special Needs Facility 7575 Cockrill Bend Blvd Nashville, TN 37209-1056read reportsisolation stats
Hamilton County Jail 601 Walnut St. Chattanooga, TN 37402-1913
Hardeman County Correctional Center PO Box 549 Whiteville, TN 38075-0549read reportsisolation stats
Hardeman County Correctional Facilities (HCCF) PO Box 549 Whiteville, TN 38075-0549
Knox County Detention Facility 5001 Maloneyville Rd Knoxville, TN 37918-9219
Madison County Jail 515 S Liberty St Jackson, TN 38301-6932
Mark H Luttrell Correctional Center 6000 State Rd Memphis, TN 38134-7697
Maury County Jail 1300 Lawson White Dr Columbia, TN 38401-1609click for rulesisolation stats
Maximum Security 448 2nd Ave N Nashville, TN 37201-1200
MDCDF (MDCDF) 5115 Harding Pl Nashville, TN 37211-4100
MORGAN COUNTY CORRECTIONAL COMPLEX (MCCX) PO Box 2000 Wartburg, TN 37887-2000read reports
Nashville (Nashville)
  • PO Box 196383 Nashville, TN 37219-6383
  • 5113 Harding Pl Nashville, TN 37211-4100
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Nashville RRM 701 Broadway st, Suite 124 Nashville, TN 37203-3934
Northeast Correctional Complex
  • PO Box 5000 Mountain City, TN 37683-5000
  • 5249 Hwy 67 West Mountain City, TN 37683-6024
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Northwest Correctional Complex
  • 960 State Rte 212 Tiptonville, TN 38079-4037
  • RR 1 PO Box 660 Tiptonville, TN 38079-9712
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Putnam County Jail 421 E Spring St STE 1D31 Cookeville, TN 38501-5941
Riverbend Maximum Security Institution 7475 Cockrill Bend Blvd Nashville, TN 37209-1048read reportsisolation stats
Roan Mountain PO Box 1 Roan Mountain, TN 37687-0001
Shelby County Corrections 1045 Mullins Station Rd Memphis, TN 38134-7723
Shelby County Jail 201 Poplar Ave Memphis, TN 38103-1945isolation stats
South Central Correctional Facility PO Box 279 Clifton, TN 38425-0279isolation stats
Southeastern Tennessee State Regional Correctional Facility
  • RR 4 Box 600 Pikeville, TN 37367-9243
  • 1045 Horse Head Rd Pikeville, TN 37367-7432
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Tennessee Prison for Women 3881 Stewarts Ln Nashville, TN 37218-3302isolation stats
Trousdale Turner Correctional Center 140 Macon Way Hartsville, TN 37074-2080click for rulesread reports
Turney Center Industrial Prison 1499 RW Moore Memorial Hwy Only, TN 37140-4050read reportsisolation stats
Wayne County Boot Camp PO Box 182 Clifton, TN 38425-0182
West Tennessee State Penitentiary
  • PO Box 1100 Henning, TN 38041-1100
  • PO Box 1150 Henning, TN 38041-1150
  • PO Box 1050 Henning, TN 38041-1050
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Whiteville Correctional Facility PO Box 679 Whiteville, TN 38075-0679isolation stats
Women's Therapeutic Residential Center (WTRC) 480 Green Chapel Rd Henning, TN 38041-5726