Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility

Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility Colorado

Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility

Physical Address:
Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility
275 West US Highway 50
Canon City, CO, 81215

Administrator:  Pamela J. Ploughe


Inmate Mailing Address:
Inmate Name, ID
Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 1010
Canon City, CO, 81215-1010

Colorado Territorial Correctional Facility Inmate Mail

Inmates may receive letters,  and photos.  Inmates may also receive New paperback books, magazines, newspapers or other printed matter mailed directly from (Be sure to include the inmate name and ID number and send to the inmate mailing address above).

Sending Money to an inmate in Colorado

Colorado DOC no longer accepts money orders, all funds must be placed into an inmates account electronically.  Immediate family members or friends of offenders are the only individuals allowed to send in funds to an inmate's account. Do not send funds to inmates that you do not know or who is not related to you. If you are in violation of these terms funds may be confiscated. If you have any questions contact the Inmate Bank at (719) 269-4271.

To send funds by EFT:
Use Moneygram or Send money online using a bank account through Western Union Quick Collect.

The cost for an EFT varies between companies and varies depending on the method of payment such as internet or by cash in-person transactions. Please compare services and prices of each EFT provider.

For Western Union use the following:

1.  Pay to: Colorado Dept. Corrections
2.  Code City:  CODOC
3.  State: CO     
4.  Sender's Acct #:  Offender DOC# and Last Name

For Moneygram use the following:
1.  Receive Code:  5927
2.  Company Name: CODOC
3.  City: Canon City &     State:  CO
4.  Acct Number:  Offender DOC# and Last Name (no spaces)

Visiting an Inmate in Colorado

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.

General Population:
Friday - 12:00 PM (after count clears) - 3:30 PM
Saturday and Sunday: 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM

Central Transportation Unit, Cellhouse 5, and Infirmary:
Friday - 8:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Persons who visit on either Friday or Saturday will not be permitted to visit on Sunday.  Although there are three authorized visiting days, inmates shall not be permitted to receive visits from the same person(s) on more than two days per week unless approved through the custody control manager.

Visiting hours for the Infirmary and Canon Transfer Unit including the Admissions and Orientation Unit are Fridays only from 8:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. Offenders must have been assigned to the Infirmary for 30 days before being eligible to receive visits. Offenders must be assigned to CTU for seven days before visits will be approved.

All requests for special visits must be submitted by the offender at least ten days in advance prior to the visit.

Review the DOC Visiting Rules here before visiting an inmate.


If you are planning on just visiting once or visitors who visit less then twice a year should use the special visitation application.

If you are bringing someone to visitation who is under 18, you will need an authorization for a minor.

Do an inmate search in Colorado

To find an inmate identification number, and other useful information you may want to do an inmate search.