Hartford Correctional Center Fact Check
The Hartford Correctional Center is located at 177 Weston St. Hartford CT. Prior to Weston Street the Hartford state jail was located on Morgan Street in the downtown Hartford area. Today the Hartford Correctional center is across the street from 3-D Bail Bonds headquarters, at 57 Fishfry St in Hartford CT. The facility opened its doors in 1977 with an addition built in 1991.
Ned McCormick is the current Hartford Corrections warden
The Hartford Correctional holds mostly pre trial inmates who are not sentenced. But they usually have a few inmates sentenced doing short amounts of time housed there. They call them “Permanent Parties.” This level 4, high-security urban jail serves superior courts in Enfield, Hartford, Manchester, Middletown, New Britain, and Rockville.
This Hartford jail is a security 4 Level prison in Connecticut. This facility holds up to Level 4 male inmates. Inmate population changes by the day, sometimes by the hour. Usually this facility has over 800 people regularly.
There is a security housing unit or protective custody in this prison. They have dorms and cell living for inmates. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served within the facility. In-person visits are not contact visits through glass via phone.
Smoking is not allowed within the Connecticut Department of Corrections.
What can inmates have access to while incarcerated at the Hartford Correctional Center or North Meadows Prison?
Here is a list of a few things inmates can have access to while incarcerated at the Hartford CT Corrections center.
Inmates can receive mail
Inmates can make collect calls
Inmates can receive magazines if they come direct from the magazine or Amazon
Inmates can receive photos as long as they are not Polaroid type. They cannot contain nudity or gang affiliation.
Access to inmate accounts or “Books” see how inmate accounts work
Inmates can have jobs within the facility
Trusted inmates aka “Trustees” are allowed to work outside the walls of this Hartford jail
Professional visits from attorney
The corrections facility will bring unsentenced inmates to their court appearances as requested by the Judicial Branch
Counselors are assigned to inmates
Medical and dental services
Access to barber services
Posting Bail at Hartford Correctional
The closest Bail Bonds to Hartford Correctional is 3-D Bail Bonds (3 min. walk)
The hours for posting bail at Hartford Correctional are from 8 a.m. till 10.p.m. at night. The bail bondsman looking to bail someone out must get in the lobby by 9:30pm latest. Here is a video showing the bail process at Hartford jails by 3-D Bail Bonds.
Hartford CC does not have a bond officer on the weekends.
Without records on weekends bail posting may take longer than usual. While there is no bond officer at Hartford correctional during weekends, bail is possible. 3-D Bail Bonds offers bail bonds Hartford Correctional service weekends and holidays 24/7.
Once inmates are released they will walk out the Fishfry St side of the facility. When families cannot wait for them, inmates released by our agents are welcome to wait at our Hartford office lobby which is certified by the state. We follow all CDC protocols and guidance to protect you and our agents.
Some of the programs at Hartford Correctional Center include the following:
Religious services by civilian volunteers (pastors and priests)
Interesting Fact: Once an inmate enters a corrections center in Connecticut they are issued an inmate identification card. The inmate number is given for life. Whether the defendant is bailed out or re enters the prison he or she will have the same inmate number.