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Updated on: August 4, 2020
Ark. State Prison – McPherson Unit
870-523-2639
302 Corrections Drive, Newport, AR, 72112
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The Ark. State Prison – McPherson Unit is nestled in Newport, Arkansas. The Ark. State Prison – McPherson Unit is a minimum and medium-security prison.

The Ark. State Prison – McPherson Unit is currently designed to house just around 971 male offenders.

The Ark. State Prison – McPherson Unit rehabilitates their inmates through their many programs. These programs include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Narcotics Anonymous

  • Alcoholics Anonymous

  • Educational Programs

  • Vocational Programs

  • Substance Abuse Treatment Programs

Some education and vocational programs consist of the following:

  • Print Shop

  • Maintenance

  • Metal Plant

  • Laundry

  • Welding

  • Painting

Ark. State Prison – McPherson Unit — General Information

Ark. State Prison – McPherson Unit, State Prison.
Adult, Capacity 971 persons.
302 Corrections Drive, Newport, AR, 72112
http://adc.arkansas.gov/faciliities/Pages/facilityDetails.aspx?show=17
870-523-2639

Unlike other state facilities, the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit currently does not have their database full of inmates open to the public.

What does this mean for you trying to search for an offender?

Whether you are trying to locate or find more information about an inmate, you will need to contact the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit directly at the number provided. When contacting the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit, you will need to at least have the inmates full name and their date of birth handy.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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Mail is a great way to keep in contact with an offender while they are in the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit.

The offender is permitted to send and receive letters. All letters will be checked for contraband. If you do not follow the strict guidelines that the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit sets forth, your mail will not make it to the inmate it is addressed to and you may lose mail rights.

Sending Money

Just like nearly every other state facility, the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit uses JPay.

JPay is a great service that allows the inmate to receive their money immediately when a family or friend deposits it in their account. This will allow the inmate to use their money right when they get it rather than having to wait days before it is touchable.

Phone calls

You will not be permitted to contact an offender by via telephone nor will you be permitted to leave them a message. You will be required to wait for an offender to contact you via telephone.

Inmates will be permitted to use the phone. Typically, phones will be available during the daytime hours if the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit is not under a lockdown.

Calls will only be permitted to be 15-minutes in length.

Visitation

Visitors are more than welcome to visit an inmate at the Ark. State Prison - McPherson Unit during the select days.

However, before you can visit an inmate, you will be required to fill out the Arkansas Inmate Visitors Application. This application will need to be filled out, submitted, and approved, prior to you being permitted to come in and visit with an inmate.

Visits will be held on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays between the hours of 9:30 am to 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm to 6:30 pm.

Visiting Hours

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