FDC-Lancaster Correctional Institution

State Prison

Last Updated: February 25, 2024
Address
3449 SW State Rd 26, Trenton, FL 32693-5641
Beds
544
County
Gilchrist
Phone
352-463-4100
Fax
352-463-3476
Email
LancasterCI.WardenOffice@fdc.myflorida.com

Lancaster CI is for State Prison offenders sentenced anywhere from one year to life by the State Court in the county where the charges were filed

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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

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You can support your loved ones at Lancaster CI on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 352-463-4100.

Located at 3449 SW State Rd 26 in Trenton, FL, Lancaster CI carefully assigns inmates based on their custody level, considering factors like criminal history. Lancaster CI offers diverse educational and vocational programs aimed at equipping offenders for successful reintegration into society and reducing recidivism. Through these initiatives, inmates gain skills and confidence, fostering personal growth and resilience.

When someone you care about ends up in a state prison, it can be tough to navigate the ins and outs of the system. From figuring out how to stay in touch to understanding what you can do to make their time easier, it can feel overwhelming. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's here to help you get the lowdown on FDC-Lancaster Correctional Institution so you can stay connected and support your loved one during their time inside.

While incarcerated, reading is often the best use of time. Please note that books and magazines, puzzles, and word searches ordered for inmates must come directly from the publisher. This policy ensures that the items are new, untampered, and comply with the facility's regulations. Prisons and jails enforce this rule to prevent the introduction of contraband or prohibited materials. By restricting orders to publishers, the facility can better maintain security and control over the content entering the institution. Any books or magazines not received directly from the publisher will be rejected and not delivered to the inmate.

Lancaster Correctional, a male adult state prison in Florida accommodating up to 544 inmates, offers diverse programs overseen by the Florida Department of Corrections (FDC) aimed at rehabilitation and personal development.

Satellite units like Lancaster Work Camp and Bridges of Santa Fe provide additional support and resources. Academic Programs include Adult Basic Education, General Educational Development (GED), Special Education Services, and Title I Services to enhance educational attainment.

Vocational Programs such as Basic Dog Obedience Training, Commercial Foods and Culinary Arts, Environmental Services, Marine Service Technology, and Masonry offer practical skills for future employment. Substance Use programs, including Intensive Outpatient Treatment, address addiction issues.

Chaplaincy Services encompass various religious and faith-based initiatives like Alcoholics Anonymous, Buddhist Study Group, Celebrate Recovery, Christian Bible Study Group, Islamic Study Group, Jewish Study Group, and Wiccan Study Group, among others, promoting spiritual growth and support.

Institutional Betterment Programs include the 100-hour Transition Program, Anger and Stress Management, Law Library Program, Library Program, Manhood Series, Peer to Peer Dorm, Sports Leagues, Thinking for a Change, Victim's Awareness, and Wellness Education, fostering personal growth, conflict resolution, and community engagement.

Overall, Lancaster Correctional Institution offers a comprehensive range of programs addressing education, vocational training, substance use, religious and spiritual support, and personal development, aiming to facilitate successful reintegration into society for its inmates.

Inmate Locator

Lancaster CI maintains a database of current inmates and their locations within the system. To locate an inmate, begin by using the DOC locator tool, which requires entering the first three letters of the inmate's first and last name, allowing for variations in spelling.

If unable to locate the desired information through free resources, users may opt to use the Arrest Record Search, which requires payment. While this option incurs a small fee, it provides access to the most up-to-date data available.

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Visitation Information

FDC Visitation Information

Visiting Hours 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

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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.