Southern Desert Correctional Center

Southern Desert Correctional Center Nevada

Southern Desert Correctional Center

Physical Address:
Southern Desert Correctional Center
20825 Cold Creek Road
Indian Springs, Nevada 89070

Administrator:  Brian E. Williams Sr.

(702) 879-3800

Inmate Mailing Address:
Inmate Name, ID Number
Southern Desert Correctional Center
P.O. Box 208
Indian Springs, Nevada 89070-0208

Southern Desert Correctional Center Inmate Mail

Inmates may receive letters and photos (no polaroids are allowed).  When sending correspondence be sure to include the inmates name and ID number as the mailing address above shows.  Be sure you do not mark the envelope or letter in any way, lipstick, perfume, crayon art, stickers, drawings or markings of any kind will result in the correspondence being returned.  DO NOT SEND STAMPS OR BLANK PAPER.  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 Nevada

Family and friends of an inmate may send money to an inmate by United States Postal Money Order.  The money order must be made payable to NDOC FBO Offender Name and Offender Number.  Send completed money order to the centralized banking office at the following address:

Nevada Department of Corrections
PO BOX 749548
Los Angeles, CA  90074-9548

Be sure to completely fill out the money order in a legible manner.

Do not deposit money to other offender╩╝s accounts. This is usually a sign of illegal activity or a way to get around established procedures and will result in disciplinary sanctions.

Click here to fill out a deposit slip.

Visiting an Inmate at Southern Desert Correctional Center

The Nevada department of correction encourages friends and family members of inmates who demonstrate a positive influence and serve as good role 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.

Visiting Hours are as follows:
Inmates are only allowed to visit one time during each a.m./p.m. session (unless a Special Visit has been approved)
Morning check in: 6:30 am to 9:00 am - Afternoon check in: 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm - Visiting ends at 3:00 pm

All General Population Units: Friday, Saturday, Sunday - 7:00 am to 10:30 am & 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Administrative & Disciplinary Segregation:  1st Monday of every month - 6:30 am to 10:30 am and 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm

For more information on visiting an inmate or answers to any questions you may have read the inmate visiting regulations here or contact the institution directly at the telephone number above.

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