Mccreary County, KY Jail and Prison System
McCreary USP is a High-security (with minimum-security prison camp) security level Federal Prison located in the city of Pine Knot, Kentucky. The facility houses Male Offenders who are convicted for crimes which come under Kentucky state and federal laws. The Federal Prison was opened in 2003 McCreary USP has a total population of 1,435, being the 20th largest facility in Kentucky. The facility has a capacity of 1,403 inmates, which is the maximum amount of beds per facility.
McCreary USP Federal Prison belongs to the Mid-Atlantic Region BOP Region. The facility is part of Eastern Kentucky judicial district, which has 0 facilities in total.
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How Do I Visit an Inmate in McCreary USP?
Locating an Inmate in McCreary USP
The best way to locate or get information of any inmate currently incarcerated in McCreary USP
is to contact the Federal Prison for information on the inmate or visit them
online at https://www.bop.gov/.
Make sure an inmate you are visiting have placed you on their approved visiting list.
Be Prepared to McCreary USP Visiting Rules
For information on official policy that outlines the regulations and procedures for visiting
a McCreary USP inmate contact the facility directly via
Visitation Days and Hours
For more information on when you can visit an inmate and get directions contact the Federal Prison directly.
Visiting a McCreary USP inmate on holidays:
The inmate will be notified as to any changes to the "normal" visitation schedule due to holidays and/or any special commitments.
||USP General Visiting Hours
|Sat||8:30 AM - 3:00 PM|
|Sun||8:30 AM - 3:00 PM|
|Hol||8:30 AM - 3:00 PM|
How to Send a Mail/Care Package to an Inmate?
Inmates can receive letters from their family members and friends, as well as packages from
home with prior written approval from the inmate's unit team or authorized staff member at
To make sure the mail and package you are sending comes under approved item list and for more
clarification contact the Federal Prison administration at
Another option for contacting the facility is reaching out via email at email@example.com.
You can also try to contact the facility by reaching out to them on social media platforms.
Visit their Facebook page here.
For sending a mail or a care package to an McCreary USP Federal Prison inmate you should have the following information on the parcel:
|Inmate Mail 1
||Inmate Mail 2
||Freight and non-USPS parcels
For inmates at the USP: INMATE NAME & REGISTER NUMBER USP MCCREARY U.S. PENITENTIARY P.O. BOX 3000 PINE KNOT, KY 42635
For inmates at the Camp: INMATE NAME & REGISTER NUMBER USP MCCREARY U.S. PENITENTIARY SATELLITE CAMP P.O. BOX 3000 PINE KNOT, KY 42635
STAFF NAME USP MCCREARY U.S. PENITENTIARY ATTN: WAREHOUSE 330 FEDERAL WAY PINE KNOT, KY 42635
STAFF NAME USP MCCREARY U.S. PENITENTIARY 330 FEDERAL WAY PINE KNOT, KY 42635
How To Send Money to an Inmate?
All money orders should be sent directly to Consolidated Banking at the address below:
Do NOT send money to an inmate using this facility's address. All funds sent through the mail must be addressed to a processing center in Des Moines, Iowa. This applies to all Federal inmates, regardless of where they are incarcerated.
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