Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP)

Last Updated: April 08, 2024
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IN TRANSIT 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 facility.

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

You can support your loved ones at IN TRANSIT on InmateAid, if you have any immediate questions contact the facility directly at .

When a friend or family member is in federal prison, it's tough to know how to help. They're facing longer sentences, so they need more than just visits or calls. That's where this webpage comes in handy. It's your one-stop-shop for understanding how federal prisons work, so you can give your loved one the best support possible. Whether it's sending them magazines, and books, or looking into distance learning options for them to earn a degree while inside, this guide has all the info you need.

The IN TRANSIT is a federal prison located at in , DC. This security prison is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) to hold inmates who have been convicted to and sentenced for a federal crime through the US Department of Justice (DOJ). Locate all federal inmates here. If you would like to speak with a case manager or counselor, call .

Upon sentencing in District Court, the BOP has the sole responsibility in determining where an offender will be designated for service of their sentence (not the judge or prosecutor). The BOP's Designation and Sentence Computation Center (DSCC), located in the Grand Prairie, TX determines where the inmates will be placed.

Inmate Locator

IN TRANSIT 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

IN TRANSIT - Visitation - Please call before visiting as these times are subject to change without notice

Federal facility visiting hours

Sunday 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 5:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 5:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Federal Holidays 8:00 am - 2:30 pm

Ask The Inmate

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.