MCI - Framingham
Administrator: Lynn Bissonnette
Inmate Mailing Address:
Inmates may receive letters, and photos (no polaroids). Include the inmates full name and ID exactly as the mailing address above shows. If you know the housing information, include it after the ID number. Do not mark the envelope or letter in any way. Markings of any kind will result in the correspondence being returned (Lipstick, perfume, crayon art, drawings etc). 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).
Family and friends of an inmate may send funds by United States Postal Money Order. Make payable to the inmate's full name and ID number, be sure to also include your full name, and complete address on the Money Order. For more information on sending funds to an inmate please refer to the handbook for family and friends of an inmate in Massachusetts.
The Massachusetts department of correction encourages family and friends who assert a positive influence to communicate and visit with an inmate.
Inmates in general population may have visits on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. The hours are from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and from 5 p.m. to 8:45 p.m.
Visitor processing stops from 3:45 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. If visitors are inside the Visiting Room prior to 3:45 p.m. they may remain inside until 5:00 p.m. or when count clears. Visitors must have a visitor's pass prior to 3:30 p.m. to visit the first half or a visitor's pass prior to 8:15 p.m. to visit the second half.
Holiday schedules shall follow the visiting schedule for the assigned day, unless otherwise authorized by the Superintendent.
Inmates are allowed a maximum number of five (5) visits per week during scheduled visiting hours. During weekdays an inmate may remain in the visiting room throughout both visiting period if they desire. An inmate who is on a visit for any portion of either period shall be charged with utilization of one visit (i.e. if the visit runs from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. then the inmate shall be charged with 2 visiting periods). No visitor or inmate shall be allowed to enter or exit the visiting room between 2:50 p.m. and 3:10 p.m. due to change of shift and between 4:15 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. due to the major count. Maximum number of visitors allowed per visit will be two (2) adults and three (3) children.
To view more information about visiting an inmate in Massachusetts visit the Departments website here, or contact the facility at the telephone number provided above.
Need to find an inmate identification number for an offender in Massachusetts? Use the Victim Notification System to do an inmate search.