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Pontiac Medium-Security Unit, IL: Locating an Inmate, Visitations, Sending Money and Mailing Rules.

Updated on: April 25, 2023
Pontiac Medium-Security Unit
Postal Code
Livingston County
Phone Number
Telephone Carrier
Securus Tech
700 West Lincoln Street PO Box 99, Pontiac, IL, 61764

Pontiac Medium-Security Unit is the Illinois Department of Corrections prison located at 700 West Lincoln Street, , PO Box 99, Pontiac, IL, 61764.

Currently, Pontiac Medium-Security Unit is a large facility that can accommodate 481 inmates. The Illinois State prison offenders are of different categories: minimum, medium, and maximum adult custody male inmates. The Illinois State prison inmates also receive dental services at Pontiac Medium-Security Unit.

Pontiac Medium-Security Unit offenders take occupational classes in microcomputer technologies. Illinois State prison participates in the TRICOR industries program and employs offenders in digital tag plants, textile factories.

Illinois Inmate Search

Pontiac Medium-Security Unit keeps records of Illinois State prisoners available to the public. To find an inmate in the Pontiac Medium-Security Unit, you can follow these steps:

  1. Go to the Illinois Department of Corrections website.
  2. Click on the “Inmate Search” link
  3. Enter the inmate’s last name and first name or their inmate ID number in the search fields.
  4. The search results will display a list of Illinois offenders that match your search criteria.

If you are unable to locate the detainee using the online lookup, you can contact the Illinois State prison at 815-842-2816.

Visitation of Inmates at Pontiac Medium-Security Unit

Prisoners at the Illinois State correction facility can receive visitors. Before visiting, you have to schedule a visit.

The visit hours at Illinois State facility are as follows:

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

For more information about the visitation, please visit the correction facility’s official website.

Prisoner’s Making Calls at Pontiac Medium-Security Unit

Direct contact with the offenders at Pontiac Medium-Security Unit will not be possible. You can call 815-842-2816 to schedule a call. Prisoners at the Illinois State correction facility can sometimes make calls using different methods like Calling cards.

How to Send an Inmate Money at Pontiac Medium-Security Unit

Via U.S. Postal Services, the inmates at the Illinois State correction facility can receive money through commissary accounts.

The Illinois State detention facility will return any funds that don’t have the correct details of the recipient.

Illinois Inmate Search


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