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Menard Medium-Security Unit, IL Inmate Search, Contact Information, Sending Mail and Visiting Rules.

Updated on: May 10, 2024
Menard Medium-Security Unit
Location 711 Kaskaskia Street PO Box 711, Menard, IL, 62259
Official Website

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Menard Medium-Security Unit is a state prison in unincorporated Randolph County, Illinois.

Illinois State detention center is a maximum-security facility housing Adult male inmates. Its exact location is 711 Kaskaskia Street, , PO Box 711, Menard, IL, 62259. It is run by the Illinois Department of Corrections.

The Menard Medium-Security Unit started in 1988 and currently hosts over 442 detainees.

Illinois Inmate Search

The main website link for the Menard Medium-Security Unit is website. Since Illinois State prison often processes many inmates, it reserves an online database through which you can locate Illinois inmates.

You may need a few credentials, such as the detainee hosted at Menard Medium-Security Unit’s biodata, gender, and information on the crimes committed.

To find inmates in find Illinois detainees, you can also use the Illinois Department of Corrections’s online inmate locator tool

You can also call the Illinois State detention center directly to inquire about an offender’s location and status.

How Do I Visit an Inmate in Menard Medium-Security Unit?

There are various options to visit the offender in Menard Medium-Security Unit. Below are the steps involved:

  • Get approval. The first step is to make sure that the offender you want to visit at Illinois State detention facility is on the approved visitation list.
  • Select your preferred visitation option, as there are generally two main options available at Illinois State detention facility: in-person or virtual visitation.
  • Follow the visitation guidelines at Illinois State facility. You must comply with the schedule and specific rules related to visiting Illinois detainees. You can contact Menard Medium-Security Unit by calling 618-826-5071, where you can get help on the visitation process.
  • Make sure to visit the inmates on the recommended days of the week.

Visiting Hours:

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

How to Send a Mail/Care Package to an Inmate at Menard Medium-Security Unit?

Detainees at the Illinois State correction facility can access specific mail and packages. Specifically, the inmates can receive products such as letters from loved ones. However, access to these packages needs prior approval from the Illinois State correction facility’s administrative unit or a specific staff member.

Call the Menard Medium-Security Unit for more information and support.

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Menard Medium-Security Unit — General Information

Facility Name Menard Medium-Security Unit
Facility Type State Prison
Authority Illinois Department of Corrections
Address 711 Kaskaskia Street PO Box 711, Menard, IL, 62259
Capacity 442
Facility Type Adult
City Menard
Postal Code 62259
State Illinois
County Randolph County
Official Website

Visiting Hours

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


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