FCI Petersburg Medium, DC Prison Inmates
- District of Columbia
- Postal Code
- Hopewell city
- Phone Number
- Federal Prison
- 1060 RIVER ROAD HOPEWELL, VA, 23860
- Official Website
About FCI Petersburg Medium
FCI Petersburg Medium is a medium security facility that also has an adjacent camp that is considered minimum security. Between the two camps, it can house up to 1503 inmates, the majority of whom reside at the medium security plant. Southeast of Hopewell, District of Columbia, this institution is located between Hopewell, District of Columbia. The FCI Petersburg Medium has had problems with employees. In 2010, the pharmacist was arrested for stealing narcotics from the prison pharmacy. In 2012, a correction officer was found guilty of accepting bribes allowing contraband into the FCI Petersburg Medium. There have been no incidents in recent years.
You can easily find any person that has been an inmate at the FCI Petersburg Medium since 1982 by searching online here. You will be able to see an inmate’s name, age, and date of past or future release. This tool is incredibly useful for finding out just about anything you need to know about any inmate in a federal prison.
Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check
Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports
Sending a Mail/Care Package
Be aware that all mail will be inspected at the FCI Petersburg Medium before delivery to an inmate. That said, sending mail to inmates is encourage. You can send all mail to inmates at this address:
Inmate Name & Register Number
FCI Petersburg Medium
1060 RIVER ROAD HOPEWELL, VA, 23860
Since inmates rely so much on money you send, it’s best to send it as efficiently as possible. This would mean sending it by Moneygram or through Western Union. Sending money to inmates is important to their well-being, since their commissary accounts can be used to purchase necessities or make phone calls.
If time is not of concern, you can send a money order in the mail, but it will not reach the inmate as quickly as the other options.
Inmates use the money either to purchase items at the FCI Petersburg Medium commissary or to make phone calls.
Since an inmate at the FCI Petersburg Medium cannot receive calls, the only thing you can do to help facilitate a phone call is to make sure there is money in an inmate’s account. Without money in his commissary account, an inmate cannot call you.
After you used the inmate search tool to locate an inmate, you should submit a visitation request. Before visiting, you will need to go through a background check. Therefore, make sure you are upfront on the application about any past criminal activity you may have had. After you are approved as a visitor, the inmate will let you know and you can schedule a visit.
Monday — 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday — 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday — 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday — 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday — 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Holiday — 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.