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Shawnee Correctional Center

Shawnee Correctional Center is located in the city of Vienna, Illinois which has a population of 1,647 (as of 2016) residents. This prison has a capacity of 2,147 inmates, which means this is the maximum amount of beds per facility. Shawnee Correctional Center began processing inmates once the original construction was completed and service started in 1984 but may have been expanded or renovated since that time, to accommodate the growing prison population. There is an average of 1,776 inmates currently serving time at this facility. Prisoners are housed in separate areas depending on the crimes they committed, their current risk assessment, and their behavior. This facility is currently under the supervision of Jeff Dennison and houses male offenders.

If you have a family or loved one that is currently incarcerated at Shawnee Correctional Center, the first thing you should do is contact the prison for information on the inmate. Based on the information you are provided, you would then contact either a criminal defense lawyer or a bail bond service. They will provide you with vital information which can be used to defend an individual and in a lot of cases get them released from detention while awaiting trial.

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Shawnee Correctional Center
6665 Route 146
East Vienna, IL 62995

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Shawnee Correctional Center
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6665 Route 146
East Vienna, IL 62995

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Visitation Hours for Shawnee Correctional Center:

General Population

8:30 a.m. to 5:30p.m. seven (7) days a week. Offenders are permitted six (6) visits per month, with no more than two (2) on weekends or holidays.

Visitors arriving after 3pm will be processed, however, from 3pm-4pm, Offender movement is stopped and Offenders will not be allowed to move to the visiting room until movement resumes. Visitors must arrive no later than 1 hour prior to the end of the visiting session. Visits limited to 3 adults at one time

General Population Offenders may have a total of 6 visits per calendar month, up to 4 hours per visit. Visitors may only visit once per day. Visitors who travel great distances to visit an offender may request extended visits and/or group visits. These requests should be made sufficiently in advance to the Chief Administrative Officer for consideration and notification or approval or denial.


9:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. (daily)

Offenders in Segregation, designated as non-contact visiting restriction, or on room restriction are limited to 2 visits per calendar month, for 1 hour per visit. Visits are limited to 2 adults at one time, immediate family only; immediate family includes mother, father, child, brother, sister, grandmother or grandfather only. If a child can be held on an adult visitor's lap, they will not be counted as one of the two (2) visitors.


Year Built or Opened: 1984 Warden or Supervisor: Jeff Dennison Daily Inmate Count: 1,776 Total Capacity: 2,147 Security Level(s): medium

6665 Route 146
East Vienna, IL 62995

Phone Number(s): 618-658-8331
Fax Number: 618-658-4014

6665 Route 146
East Vienna, IL 62995