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Gates Correctional Institution


131 North Bridebrook Road, Niantic, CT, 06357|

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The Gates Correctional Institution is a medium security prison that houses around 885 inmates at any point in time. The Gates Correctional Institution used to serve as a sexually transmitted disease hospital and a German prisoner war camp before it was ultimately converted to the prison it is today. The Gates Correctional Institution offers literacy courses to help the inmates learn skills to help them reenter society successfully. The facility houses males and there are two males per cell.

Gates Correctional Institution — General Information

Facility Name Gates Correctional Institution
Facility Type State Prison
Authority Connecticut Department of Corrections
Capacity 885
Address 131 North Bridebrook Road, Niantic, CT, 06357
Phone 860-691-4700
City Niantic
Postal Code 6357
State Connecticut
County New London County
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Call 860-691-4700 to inquire about an inmate. Have the inmate’s name and date of birth ready to help facilitate the search. You can also search online through the Connecticut Corrections website.

Sending a Mail/Care Package

Inmates at the Gates Correctional Institution can receive mail, and it is usually helpful to their rehabilitation. To send mail to an inmate, include their name, Connecticut DOC number and housing assignment on the address. It should look like this:

Gates Correctional Institution
Inmate’s name, number and housing assignment (if known)
131 North Bridebrook Road, Niantic, CT, 06357

Remember that all mail will be screened and read by jail staff, and you should not send anything sexually provocative or with violent images. Send letters and postcards.

Sending Money

You can send money to an inmate at the Gates Correctional Institution for use on a commissary account or to purchase prepaid phone minutes by signing up online here.

Phone calls

Inmates at the Gates Correctional Institution cannot receive phone calls, but they can call out by using a prepaid phone account. The phones in the common areas are available for use by inmates. As long as an inmate as money in his phone account, he can make phone calls.


Visitation hours at the Gates Correctional Institution can vary depending on an inmate's security level. All inmates can receive visitors, it just might be different for how many visitors and how long a visit can last.

Inmate visitors need to submit a form to request a visit. You can request a form at the Gates Correctional Institution. You will need to pass a background check, which can take as long as 8 weeks, so you should request a visit as soon as possible so the paperwork can get started.

If you are preapproved and the inmate has no restrictions, you will also be able to visit on major holidays. You should plan the visit ahead of time.

Visiting Hours

Saturday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Sunday — 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


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