Cheshire Correctional Institution
Administrator: Jon Brighthaupt
Inmate Mailing Address:
Inmates may receive letters, and photos. Inmates may also receive New paperback books, magazines, newspapers or other printed matter mailed directly from Amazon.com: (Be sure to include the inmate name and ID number and send to the inmate mailing address above).
You must fill out a deposit form for inmates in Connecticut and include it with the US Postal money order to the address below.
Connecticut inmates are restricted on who can send them money, you must be on the inmates visiting list. Money orders or bank check must be sent only by a person on the inmate's visiting list. Mail Money order to the following address:
Inmate's Name & Inmate's Number
Inmate Trust Fund - DOC
P.O. Box 290800
Wethersfield, CT 06129-0800
Or Send funds to an inmate online at Western Union.
Send money online using a bank account through Western Union Quick Collect. You will need to use the Quick Collect form and will need to know the following information:
Pay To: Connecticut DOC
Code City: CTDOC
Account Number: 8-digit Inmate Number and Inmate Last Name. If inmate number is less than 8 digits, add two zeros at the beginning, i.e., 00123456Smith
The department encourages family and friends who have positive influences and serve as good role models to communicate and visit with the inmate. This can help the inmate reintegrate with society when they are released.
To view the inmate visiting schedule click here.
To find an inmate identification number, and other useful information you may want to do an inmate search.