FCI Sheridan Medium and Satellite Camp

Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP)

Last Updated: March 15, 2024
27072 Ballston Rd, Sheridan, OR 97378
Mailing Address
PO Box 5000, Sheridan, OR 97378

FCI Sheridan 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 Global Tel Link (GTL) - ConnectNetwork, 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 Sheridan Medium and Satellite Camp

You can support your loved ones at FCI Sheridan on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 503-843-4442.

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 Sheridan 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, Sheridan (FCI Sheridan), is a medium-security federal prison for male inmates in Oregon. Opened in 1989, it houses approximately 1900 total inmates, including both the main medium security detention facility and a smaller minimum security prison camp. The facility is designed with a style resembling college campuses to foster rehabilitation, with buildings modeled after dormitories and agricultural architecture.

Notable inmates at FCI Sheridan include former FBI Ten Most Wanted Fugitives Leslie Rogge and Robert Gomez, Earth Liberation Front member Tre Arrow, Russell Cline, and Stacey Koon.

In terms of housing, inmates are typically housed in two-person cells within four housing units. Health services at FCI Sheridan include sick call, dental care, physical examinations, emergency care, medications, and testing for infectious diseases, available 24 hours a day.

Psychology services offer diagnosis, therapy services, and regular group therapy classes covering various topics such as anger management, stress management, HIV/AIDS awareness, and criminal thinking.

FCI Sheridan offers a Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP), drug education programs, the Non-Residential Drug Abuse Program (NR-DAP), and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA).

Education services include GED, ESL, parenting, and Adult Continuing Education (ACE) programs, along with high school diplomas and post-secondary programs through paid correspondence programs.

Advanced occupational education programs at FCI Sheridan cover basic woodworking, building trades, desktop publishing, and various Microsoft Office applications. Vocational training includes Google Sketchup, personal fitness trainer, and Quickbooks.

Apprenticeships are offered in various fields such as baking, barbering, building maintenance, plumbing, sanitation technician, solar technician, and more.

A leisure and law library is available for inmate use, offering fiction and nonfiction books, legal reference materials, and typewriters. The FCI Sheridan UNICOR facility produces electronics and plastics.

Inmates can spend up to $360 per month in commissary purchases, with a wide variety of items available for purchase. Here are the lists:

Recreational activities at FCI Sheridan include sports, games, fitness equipment, hobby shops, and a central recreation area with ping pong tables and exercise equipment.

Inmate Locator

FCI Sheridan 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.

If your search within the federal system proves unsuccessful, InmateAid Inmate Search provides an additional avenue. This database encompasses inmates currently incarcerated in various prisons, jails, and detention centers nationwide. Utilizing this free inmate locator doesn't require any sign-up process, ensuring convenient access for users. This free inmate locator.

If you are looking for someone who has been recently taken into custody, you may access the Arrest Record Search feature, there is a cost for this fresh information

Visitation Information

Sheridan Medium - Visiting Hours

  • Friday 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
  • Saturday 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
  • Sunday 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
  • Holidays 8:30 am – 3:00 pm

Visiting Information

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Ask a former inmate questions at no charge. The inmate answering has spent considerable time in the federal prison system, state and county jails, and in a prison that was run by the private prison entity CCA. Ask your question or browse previous questions in response to comments or further questions of members of the InmateAid community.