About FMC Lexington
FMC Lexington is a medium security facility that also has an adjacent camp that is considered minimum security. The FMC Lexington is located in Kentucky, just 43 miles east of Lexington, can house up to 1447 total inmates between the medium security facility and the satellite camp. Adult women reside at this facility. In 2000, this facility was turned into one that could house women, as that region of the country was running out of room to store female inmates.
Any prisoner housed at a federal institution since 1982 can be located online by performing a search here. If you have any questions about a past or present inmate in federal prison, this search tool will give you all the information you need, including the release date of an inmate.
Nationwide Inmate Records Online Check
Jail records, court & arrest records, mugshots and even judicial reports
Sending a Mail/Care Package
Use this address to send mail to an inmate:
Inmate Name & Register Number
Federal Correctional Institution
3301 LEESTOWN ROAD LEXINGTON, KY, 40511
Do not forget that all mail going into the FMC Lexington will be screened by jail staff before it is delivered to an inmate.
The only way for an inmate to purchase anything at the FMC Lexington commissary or to make a phone call is to have money in her account.
There is a third option, but it takes a little bit longer to reach the inmate. You can send money via a money order in the mail, but it needs to be processed through the federal prison processing system in Iowa.
In addition to making sure an inmate at the FMC Lexington has money on her commissary account, also ensure that you are on the preapproved list of people that she is permitted to call.
Since visiting inmates in FMC Lexington can be a bit tricky, the first thing you should do before visiting is read some tips.
After you have confirmed the location of an inmate, the next thing you can do is send an application in the mail to get approved as a visitor. You will undergo a background check. Once you clear, the inmate will let you know, and then you can work to schedule a visit with an inmate at a federal prison.
FMC Hours;Camp Hours
Monday — 2:25 PM - 8:30 PM;
Thursday — 2:25 PM - 8:30 PM;
Friday — 2:25 PM - 8:30 PM;5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Saturday — 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM;8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday — 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM;8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Holiday — 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM;8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Refer the map below to find the driving directions.