DC Central Detention Facility

DC Central Detention Facility Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 13, 2020
City
Washington
Postal Code
20001
County
County
Phone Number
202-673-7316
Type
City Jail
Location
1901 D Street, SE, Washington, DC, 20001
Official Website
http://doc.dc.gov/

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The DC Central Detention Facility sits in Washington, District of Columbia. The DC Central Detention Facility was built and went into operation in 1990. The DC Central Detention Facility has been in operation since then.

The DC Central Detention Facility operates for the city of Washington.

The DC Central Detention Facility works closely with the following agencies to provide a safe and nurturing environment to the surrounding communities:

  • Federal Bureau of Prisons

  • U.S. Marshals

  • Washington Methodist Hospital Police Department

  • Washington Independent School District Police Department

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Sending a Mail/Care Package

Yes, an inmate in the DC Central Detention Facility will have the opportunity to get your letters. You are more than welcome to write letters to the inmate and the inmate can respond with letters back to you.

Keep in mind that this process can take a bit longer than writing a person outside of prison.

Sending Money

Sending money to an inmate in the DC Central Detention Facility will require you to through Jail Funds. You can deposit the funds online or over the phone with a credit or debit card.

If you want to put cash into the inmate’s account, you can use the kiosk in the lobby of the facility. You should note that this kiosk also will accept any debit or credit payments as well.

Please keep in mind that it can take up to two business days for your deposits to be touchable to the inmate.

Phone calls

The DC Central Detention Facility uses NCIC for their phone needs. NCIC is a prepaid phone service where you will need to go to their website to create your very own account.

When you are creating your account, you will find the step by step instructions on what you need to do to properly set up the phone account. You can deposit money directly from the website, or you can go and use the kiosk in the lobby.

Please keep in mind that it can take up to two business days for your deposits to go through.

Visitation

The DC Central Detention Facility visitation office is open for business between Tuesday through Sunday between the hours of 3:30 pm to 10 pm.

Male inmates can get visitors on the following days:

  • Tuesdays

  • Thursdays

  • Saturdays

Female inmates can get visitors on the following days:

  • Wednesdays

  • Fridays

  • Sundays

All inmates can have two visits every week.

Visiting Hours

Monday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Tuesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Wednesday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Thursday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Friday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Saturday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Directions

Refer the map below to find the driving directions.

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