FDC-Marion Correctional Institution

State Prison

Last Updated: February 25, 2024
Address
3269 NW 105th St, Lowell, FL 32663-0158
Beds
1054
County
Marion
Phone
352-401-6400
Fax
352-840-5657
Email
MarionCI.WardenOffice@fdc.myflorida.com

Marion 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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You can support your loved ones at Marion CI on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at 352-401-6400.

Located at 3269 NW 105th St in Lowell, FL, Marion CI carefully assigns inmates based on their custody level, considering factors like criminal history. Marion 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-Marion 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.

Marion Correctional Institution, a male adult state prison in Florida housing up to 1,324 inmates, offers a diverse range of programs aimed at rehabilitation and personal development under the oversight of the Florida DOC. Marion CI coordinates housing and programming for inmates nearing the completion of their sentence by transferring those deserving to satellite units the Marion Work Camp and the Reentry Center of Ocala.

Academic Programs include Adult Basic Education, Ashland University College Program, GED, and specialized literacy services catering to different educational needs.

Vocational Programs like Air Conditioning, Refrigeration and Heating, Electrical Wiring, Masonry, and Heavy Equipment Operator training provide practical skills for potential employment opportunities post-release.

Substance Abuse Programs offer various levels of therapy, including Intensive Outpatient Therapy, Outpatient Therapy, and Residential Treatment Community, addressing addiction issues comprehensively.

Chaplaincy Services encompass a wide spectrum of religious and faith-based activities and studies, catering to diverse spiritual needs and fostering a supportive environment.

Institutional Betterment Programs cover an extensive range of areas such as sports, band programs, CDL training, parenting classes, mentoring, law library services, wellness education, and community preparedness, promoting holistic growth and rehabilitation among inmates.

Marion CI also facilitates initiatives like Children of Inmates Bonding Visits, aiming to maintain family connections and support systems for inmates during their incarceration journey.

Inmate Locator

Marion 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

Regular visiting is held on Saturdays and Sundays from 9:00 a.m. through 3:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (8:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m. Central Standard Time). Registration begins at 8:15 a.m. (7:15 a.m. CST) on both days. Visitors will not be processed after 2:00 p.m. (1:00 p.m. CST) unless authorized by the duty warden. Visitors will be allowed to park in designated spaces no earlier than 7:30 a.m. EST and 6:30 a.m. CST on visiting days.

Regular visiting is permitted on the following holidays:
• New Year's Day
• Birthday of Martin Luther King, Jr. (third Monday in January)
• Memorial Day
• Independence Day
• Labor Day
• Veteran's Day (November 11th)
• Thanksgiving Day
• Friday after Thanksgiving; and
• Christmas Day
If any of the holidays listed above falls on Saturday, the preceding Friday will be observed as a holiday. If any of these holidays fall on Sunday, then the following Monday will be observed as the holiday

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