FCI Manchester Medium and Satellite Camp

Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP)

Last Updated: March 19, 2024
805 Fox Hollow Rd, Manchester, KY 40962
Mailing Address
PO Box 4000, Manchester, KY 40962

FCI Manchester is for Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) offenders found guilty of a federal crime and sentenced to incarceration in accordance with the Department of Justice Sentencing Guidelines.

All prisons and jails have Security or Custody levels depending on the inmate’s classification, sentence, and criminal history. Please review the rules and regulations for Federal Medium | Minimum facility.

The phone carrier is Trulincs, to see their rates and best-calling plans for your inmate to call you.

If you are seeking to send your inmate money for commissary, one recommended for this facility is MoneyGram There is a fee for sending money, see their rates and limitations.

If you are unsure of your inmate's location, you can search and locate your inmate by typing in their last name, first name or first initial, and/or the offender ID number to get their accurate information immediately Registered Offenders

Satellite View of FCI Manchester Medium and Satellite Camp

You can support your loved ones at FCI Manchester on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 606-598-1900.

When a loved one is in federal prison, they need more than just visits or calls due to their generally longer sentences. This webpage offers insights into FCI Manchester procedures, helping you provide the best support possible. From sending magazines to exploring distance learning options, this guide has all you need to assist your loved one effectively.

The Federal Correctional Institution, Manchester (FCI Manchester), situated in Kentucky, is a medium-security federal prison for male inmates managed by the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Additionally, it houses a satellite prison camp for minimum-security offenders. Spread across a 240-acre property, with 39 acres enclosed by a perimeter fence, FCI Manchester is located approximately 75 miles south of Lexington.

In terms of housing, inmates at FCI Manchester reside in two-person cells within eight housing units, including a Special Housing Unit (SHU) with 47 beds. Notable inmates include former computer hacker Jeremy Hammond, serving a 10-year sentence for conspiracy. There are currently 1,121 total inmates, 1,064 at the FCI and 57 at the Camp.

Health services at FCI Manchester encompass emergency and routine ambulatory care, dental services, and medical sick calls. The Psychology Services Department offers screening, assessment, and treatment for mental health issues, individual and group counseling, psycho-educational classes, and supportive services.

While FCI Manchester does not provide a Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP), it offers group programs such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), Narcotics Anonymous (NA), and drug education classes. Education services include literacy, GED, and ESL programs, with incentives for inmates making progress. Advanced occupational education is available in carpentry, electrical work, and masonry, along with culinary arts and horticulture.

The prison also offers apprenticeships in various fields, including cabinetmaking, plumbing, and welding. Leisure libraries offer reading materials, while inmates have access to legal materials for preparing documents. A UNICOR facility at FCI Manchester produces clothing and textiles.

Inmates can utilize funds in their account for purchases at the commissary, phone services, or TRULINCS account. Recreation activities include organized and informal games, sports, physical fitness, hobby crafts, music programs, and movies. The recreation yard features amenities such as a track, soccer and softball fields, handball courts, pull-up bars, and an outdoor weight pile.

Inmate Locator

FCI Manchester Medium and Satellite Camp is a facility in the federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) that publishes the names of the inmates currently in one of their locations nationwide. To begin your search, simply input the exact first and last name of the individual you are looking for. Alternatively, if you possess an eight-digit BOP Inmate ID number (xxxxx-xxx), you can use that for quicker results.

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Visitation Information

Manchester Medium - Visitation

  • Friday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Holidays 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Camp - Visitation

  • Saturday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Sunday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • Holidays 8:00 am - 3:00 pm

Visiting Information

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