Mount Olive Correctional Complex
Administrator: David Ballard
Inmate Mailing Address:
Inmates incarcerated in West Virginia are allowed to receive letters and photos (no polaroids, or nude photos). Your complete name and address must be written legibly in the return address area of the envelope. When sending correspondence always include the inmates name and Identification number as the mailing address above shows, if you know the housing unit please list that as well. Do not mark the envelope or letter in any way. No stamps, pens or pencils, small trinkets, or jewelry or other items should ever be mailed with the correspondence. Staples, paperclips, lipstick, perfume, crayon art, stickers, drawings or markings of any kind will result in the correspondence being returned. Inmates may also receive New paperback books, magazines, newspapers or other printed matter mailed directly from the following: (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 the money order payable to the inmate and the inmates DOC number. Mail to the inmate mailing address exactly as above shows.
The West Virginia department of correction encourages friends and family members of inmates who serve as good roles models to communicate and visit with an inmate. This can help the inmate in the rehabilitation process, and eventually with his or her reintegration back into society. Below are some things you should know, and important forms you will need to fill out if you are planning on visiting an inmate incarcerated in a West Virginia prison.
You must be on the inmate's approved visitation list prior to visiting.
Visiting Hours are as follows:
Saturday and Sunday.
Visitor processing begins at 8:30 a.m. and ends at 10:30 am and again from 11:30 am until 3:30 pm.
Quilliams 1 & 2, Medical Infirmary and Mental Health Unit is by appointment only.
Call Saturday and Sunday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm to arrange a visiting time.
Slayton Work Camp:
By appointment only.
Visitors may call in Saturday and Sunday from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm to schedule an appointment.
Appointments for visits with inmates assigned to the Slayton Work Camp must be made at least one week in advance.
Need to find information about a prisoner in West Virginia? Search the West Virginia inmate database here.