Lawrence Correctional Center Information

10940 Lawrence Road, Sumner, IL, 62466

Lawrence Correctional Center is a medium security state prison located in city of Sumner, Lawrence County, IL. It houses adult male inmates (above 18 years of age) who are convicted for crimes which come under Illinois state law. Most of the inmate’s serving time in this prison are sentenced for the period of over a year and are sentenced for crimes which are serious in nature. The prison is operated and maintained by Illinois Department of Corrections (IDOC)

Below we have given information about the Lawrence Correctional Center including inmate search, phone number, visitation rules/hours and contact information.

Lawrence Correctional Center Prison Information

Jail Name :Lawrence Correctional Center
Jail Type :State Prison
Location:10940 Lawrence Road, Sumner, IL, 62466
Contact Numbers:618-936-2064
Postal Code:62466
State :Illinois
County:Lawrence County
Jail Webpage://

Lawrence Correctional Center Inmate Search

If you are looking for information of any inmate currently housed at Lawrence Correctional Center, you can visit the the inmate search/roster link here. Alternatively you can call on to enquire about the inmate.

Note: Keep inmate information like Full Name, age, sex, date of birth and inmate ID handy.

If you are still not able to find the whereabouts of the inmate, then you can try searching on Illinois statewide inmate search page.

Sending a Mail/Package

Send the mail or package to the address mentioned below.

Inmate Name, Inmate ID
10940 Lawrence Road, Sumner, IL, 62466

Make sure the mail and package you are sending come under approved item list. For clarification contact the prison administration at 618-936-2064.

Note: In case of packages, prior approval from prison administration may be required. Contact the prison staff for more information.

Sending Money

Inmates can receive money into their commissary account via check, money order or cashier. Visitors can also deposit money directly into the inmate’s account at jail administrative office.

Note: When sending the money via check or money order, make sure you mention inmate id and full name at the back

Phone calls:

Inmates can call to any person on the approved members list between 7:00 AM to 7:30 PM. The receiver has to bear the cost of the call and the call can be of maximum 30 mins. During rush hours the call time is reduced to 10 mins.

Visitation Rules

If you are visiting someone in Lawrence Correctional Center make sure you are in approved visitor list. It’s good idea to confirm with the prison authorities before coming for a visit.

Here are the basic visitation rules which one must adhere to:

  • Visitor must not be a prior felon.
  • Must have a valid government ID.
  • For children below 16 years of age, a legal guardian must be accompanied.
Visitation Hours
Monday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Tuesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Wednesday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Thursday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Friday 7:30 AM to 9:00 PM
Saturday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM
Sunday 7:30 Am to 2:30 PM

Nearby Jail/Prison

There are 5 nearby jails/prisons

Lawrence Correctional Center

10940 Lawrence Road, Sumner, IL, 62466 618-936-2064

Vandalia Correctional Center

Route 51 NorthPO Box 500, Vandalia, IL, 62471 618-283-4170

Vandalia Work Camp

Route 51 NorthPO Box 500, Vandalia, IL, 62471 618-283-4170

Fayette County Jail

221 South 7th, Vandalia, IL, 62471 618-283-2141

Cumberland County Jail

166 Court House SquarePO Box 56, Toledo, IL, 62468 217-849-2571, 271-849-3954

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