All incoming mail with the exception of mail from court officials, attorneys, and public officials will be opened, inspected for contraband and then delivered. NO packages will be accepted. Mailing address is:

Essex County Correctional Facility
P.O. Box 807
(Inmate's name)
(Inmate's Unit & Cell Number)
Middleton, MA 01949-2807

Do not send stamps, Polaroid pictures, decorative stickers or any other contraband items including but not limited to drugs, powders, keys or liquids.

Getting Messages to Inmates

You may communicate with an inmate via the U.S. Mail. We receive mail Monday through Saturday from the Post Office. All incoming mail is opened and checked for contraband, and must have inmate housing unit written on envelope, and include return address. Legal and all other privileged mail is opened in the presence of the inmate. Polaroids and nudity are prohibited.

Inmates have access to telephones to call family and friends. Inmates can make only collect calls.