Metropolitan Correctional Center, Chicago


The Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC) in Chicago is an administrative-security federal prison in downtown Chicago, Illinois. It serves as a detention centre for both male and female offenders. The Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) operates the facility and can house 615 inmates.

The MCC Chicago has a rich history dating back to its establishment. It was built to secure efficient incarceration for individuals awaiting trial or serving short-term sentences. The facility is designed to ensure the safety and security of both staff and inmates.

Visitation at the MCC Chicago is essential to maintaining connections between inmates and their loved ones. The visitation schedule for the Metropolitan Correctional Center (MCC) in Chicago may be subject to change, so it is essential to confirm directly with the facility. 

Visiting hours at MCC Chicago are typically as follows:

  • Weekdays: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM or 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Weekends: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

For further information about the Metropolitan Correctional Center, Chicago, including inmate records search and visitation details, individuals can refer to the official website of the Federal Bureau of Prisons or utilise online inmate search platforms specific to the state of Illinois.




CHICAGO, IL  60605






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