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Gulf Correctional Institution Inmate Search and Prison Information

Updated on: May 22, 2020
Gulf Correctional Institution
850-639-1000
500 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010
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The Gulf Correctional Institution is situated in Gulf County, Florida. The Gulf Correctional Institution can house up to 1568 offenders.

The Gulf Correctional Institution is a minimum and medium-security state facility. The inmates housed in the Gulf Correctional Institution will typically have the option to be on the work-release program. The work-release program is where the offender can work outside of the facility in the community but report back to the facility when their workday is over.

For an offender to qualify for the above work release program, they will need to have met certain standards.

If an offender did not meet those standards, they could have a chance to get a job within the Gulf Correctional Institution facility as well. These jobs inside the Gulf Correctional Institution can be anything from working with horses, maintenance, clothing/garment manufacturing, and working in a warehouse.

Gulf Correctional Institution — General Information

Gulf Correctional Institution, State Prison.
Adult, Capacity 1568 persons.
500 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010
http://www.dc.state.fl.us/facilities/region1/109.html
850-639-1000

Searching for an offender can sometimes be one of the hardest tasks, you will ever have to complete. Since the Gulf Correctional Institution is a state-operated facility, the task is not so daunting.

The Florida Department of Corrections will be the agency that operates the Gulf Correctional Institution, which means, they will be the agency that is responsible for having a database of all inmates they have in custody.

You can find the database located on the Florida Department of Corrections website. When searching the database, please keep in mind that there will be inmates from other state-owned facilities within the state of Florida as well.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

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All incoming and outgoing mail from the Gulf Correctional Institution will be checked for contraband. All incoming mail will be required to have the return address listed on the envelope. You should address the envelope to the inmate and have their DC number on it as well to ensure it gets to the offender.

Sending Money

The Gulf Correctional Institution has three different ways to send money to an inmate.

The first way to send money is via the telephone. You will need to call 850-639-1000. You will need to use a credit card to use this method. Also, please note that this method also will incur a processing fee.

The second way is to mail your money order to the following address:

Florida Department of Correction:

Gulf Correctional Institution

500 Ike Steele Road, Wewahitchka, FL, 32465-0010

The third and final way is to use their online money portal. You will need to use a credit card to use this method. Also, please note that this method also will incur a processing fee.

Phone calls

The Gulf Correctional Institution has set hours for the offenders to utilize the phone. During these hours, offenders will be permitted to make phone calls home.

All calls inmates will make will be recorded and monitored by prison staff.

Visitation

Visiting at the Gulf Correctional Institution will be held between the hours of 12 pm to 4 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.

It is recommended to arrive at the Gulf Correctional Institution about a half-hour early to be ready when visitation opens.

You will need to get in contact with the Gulf Correctional Institution as the offenders will alternate weekends.

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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Directions

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