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FCI Petersburg Medium
804-504-7200
1060 RIVER ROAD HOPEWELL, VA, 23860
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FCI Petersburg Medium is short for Hopewell Federal Correctional Institution. The FCI Petersburg Medium is known as a medium-security facility in Hopewell, District of Columbia.

The facility has a main campus that is home to over 1503 inmates along with a satellite prison camp that is home to over 380 inmates.

FCI Petersburg Medium — General Information

FCI Petersburg Medium, Federal Prison.
Capacity 1503 persons.
1060 RIVER ROAD HOPEWELL, VA, 23860
https://www.bop.gov/locations/institutions/pem/
804-504-7200

The FCI Petersburg Medium has its database within the Federal Bureau of Prisons database. You can search through the inmates and find all of the information you will need here.

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Inmates in the FCI Petersburg Medium can receive mail. Mail time in the FCI Petersburg Medium is the best time of the week for these inmates.

They get to receive their letters, photos, and even packages.

You will be allowed to send off the following:

  • Letters

  • New Paperback Books

  • Magazines

  • Newspapers

  • Photographs

If you want to send books, newspapers, and magazines, you will need to have them shipped to the FCI Petersburg Medium from the publisher and/or bookstore.

Keep in mind that all books are required to be new and paperback as well.

Sending Money

The FCI Petersburg Medium has given inmate three methods of how they can fund an inmate's account.

First and foremost, the fastest way to put money on an inmate’s books is to use either MoneyGram or Western Union. To use either of these services, you should note that it will have a fee.

The other way you can put money on an inmate’s books is to send a money order. The money order will need to have the inmate’s name and their BOP number.

Phone calls

Inmates in the FCI Petersburg Medium will have the ability to use the telephones that are in the common areas throughout the day.

These phones will be in use if the FCI Petersburg Medium is not under any sort of lockdown.

Inmates will have to have money in their phone account to use these telephones. Inmates will only be permitted to talk on the phone for 300 minutes each month as well.

Visitation

The FCI Petersburg Medium and the satellite prison camp has the same visitation hours. The visitation schedule is as follows:

You will need to have completed your visitor application and have it approved prior to being allowed to visit in the FCI Petersburg Medium. You will also need your ID card.

Visiting Hours

Monday:
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday:
Wednesday:
Thursday:
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday:
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday:
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Sunday:
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Holiday:
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Directions

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