FCI Oakdale (1) – Inmate Search, Visitation Info, Send Money, etc

Jail Name Federal Correctional Institution Oakdale(1)
Jail Type Federal Prison
Location 1507 East Whatley Road, Oakdale, LA 71463
Contact Numbers 318-335-4070
Capacity 1700 (approx)
City Oakdale
Postal Code 71463
County Allen Parish
Warden Rod Myers
Jail Webpage Official Site
Inmate Search Online Jail Roster

FCI Oakdale (1) is a low security federal prison housing adult male inmates imprisoned with sentences greater than 1 year, and accused of violating the federal law. It is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons, and headed by warden Rod Myers.

It has a net capacity to hold about 1700 inmates at any single time. The jail has 4 housing units, each containing several dorms of 2-4 person pods. There is a gym area,classroom, hobby craft area, running track, soccer field, amongst others.

Educational services include facility for getting GED, English-as-a-Second Language (ESL) programs, parenting program and Adult Continuing Education (ACE) classes, and sewing program.

There is an in-house medical and dental team providing with 24 hours emergency care. Mental health services are also being provided here.

Visitation Rules

FCI Oakdale allows traditional physical visits of upto 4 hours per month. A mandatory requirement is that visitors must be in inmate’s pre-approved list. If in doubt, then its always a good idea to call the jail and confirm your visitation.

Visitation Hours
Monday NA
Tuesday NA
Wednesday NA
Thursday NA
Friday NA
Saturday 8:15 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday 8:15 AM to 3:00 PM
Holiday 8:15 AM to 3:00 PM

Sending a Mail/Package

To send mail/parcel, use the address mentioned below.

P.O. BOX 5000

Sending Money

Money can be sent directly to inmate’s commissary account via Moneygram ExpressPayment, and Western Union Quick Collect electronic deposit. Before sending money, you need to have BOP number, inmate full name, and prison name.

One may also send a physical money order addressed to:
Post Office Box 474701
Des Moines,
Iowa 50947-0001

Phone calls

Inmates can call any person in their approved list from the jail phone. Cost has to be borne by the inmate. They are allowed a max of 300 minutes per calendar month.

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