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Manson Youth Institution

Manson Youth Institution is located in the city of Cheshire, Connecticut which has a population of 29, 261 (as of 2010) residents. This prison has a capacity of 650 inmates, which means this is the maximum amount of beds per facility. Manson Youth Institution began processing inmates once the original construction was completed and service started in 1982 but may have been expanded or renovated since that time, to accommodate the growing prison population. There is an average of 576 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 Warden John Alves along with a staff of 283 individuals and houses male offenders.

If you have a family or loved one that is currently incarcerated at Manson Youth Institution, 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.

Prison Programs at Manson Youth:

Educational Program
211 Info Line Training & Support
Job Assignments of 5 or 7 Days
Adjustment Disorder Group

Manson Youth Institution Facility and Inmate Contact Information:

Phone Number to Reach this Facility is:

(203) 806-2500

Fax Number for Manson Youth Institution is:

(203) 699-1845

Speak to an Inmate via Telephone: or call: 1-800-844-6591

Send Mail to the Facility (not inmates):

Manson Youth Institution
42 Jarvis Street
Cheshire, CT 06410

To Send Mail to an Inmate at Manson Youth Institution:

(please get a list of acceptable mail from the facility)

Manson Youth Institution
Inmate Name, Inmate ID #
42 Jarvis Street
Cheshire, CT 06410

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Prison Statistics and Jail Data for Manson Youth


Year Built or Opened: 1982 Warden or Supervisor: Warden John Alves Daily Inmate Count: 576 Total Capacity: 650 Security Level(s): level 4 - high

42 Jarvis Street
Cheshire, CT 06410

Phone Number(s): (203) 806-2500
Fax Number: (203) 699-1845

42 Jarvis Street
Cheshire, CT 06410