Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility

Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility is a mixed-custody regional correctional facility for male and female inmates located in Louisville, Mississippi. It can house up to 380 sentenced inmates and pre-trial detainees.

Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility was built as a medium-security prison, but is now classified as low-security. It is made up of modules, each containing four dormitories that have a sleeping area, dining area/ day room, restrooms, disciplinary cells, a multipurpose room, an infirmary, a visiting center, and security stations. It can house approximately 90 inmates per dormitory "block".

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Visiting Hours and Rules

Visiting hours at Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility are not published online. Please contact the facility for their visitation hours.

General Visiting Rules

Visiting rules and regulations are made available to all inmates at the time of their admission into Winston-Choctaw County Regional Correctional Facility. The same information will be made available to visitors upon request, but it is the responsibility of each inmate to provide his/her intended visitors with the rules and regulations concerning visitation.

No cellphones or personal belongings are allowed during your visit. You will be searched before visiting. If you are on probation, parole, or other community corrections supervision, you must obtain permission from your supervising officer and the facility superintendent prior to a visit.

If the visitor is under the age of 18 and is a family member of the inmate, they must be accompanied by an adult family member or guardian to include a member of the inmate's extended family. If the visitor is under the age of 18 and is not a family member of the inmate, the minor visitor must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Dress Code

MALE VISITORS

  • Shirts must be worn
  • No tank tops or bare midriffs
  • Shorts may not be above the knee
  • No cut-off shorts, jogging shorts, or biking shorts
  • Shoes/tennis shoes must be worn
  • Under shorts will be worn
  • Shorts and long pants must be worn above the hips
  • No hats or head covering of any kind

FEMALE VISITORS

  • Shorts may not be above the knee
  • No hip huggers, cut-offs, jogging shorts, or biking shorts
  • Skirts and dresses will not be above the knee
  • Slits will not extend above the knee when seated
  • No sheer clothing
  • No tank tops or bare midriffs
  • Shoes/tennis shoes must be worn
  • Bras and panties will be worn
  • No hat or head covering of any kind

Physical Address

Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility
2460 Highway 25 N
Louisville, MS 39339

Driving Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/gLxMyW4MshJCvYor7

General Phone Number

​(662) 773-2528

Inmate Mailing Address(es)

Inmate Name, DOC Number, and Housing Unit
Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility
P.O Drawer 1437
Louisville, MS 39339

Inmates may send and receive mail with exceptions.  Exceptions include, but are not limited to:

  • Polaroid photos 

  • Nude or explicitly sexual photos 
  • Metal, glass, hard plastics or wooden items 
  • Money orders, receipts of money orders or copies of money orders 
  • Packages 
  • Cassette/Video tapes/CD's
  • Hardback Books
  • Food items/hygiene/medical items 
  • Writing material, including stamps, must be purchased from Canteen
  • Sexually explicit material is subject to rejection

All mail received must be received in a legal or letter envelope.

How to Call an Inmate

You can’t call an inmate at the Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility, but they do have access to phones and are allowed to make monitored outgoing calls during approved hours. For complete details on how to call an inmate in Mississippi, please click here.

How to Send Money

There are two different ways to put money on an inmate’s account:

Money orders

The Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility only accepts Postal Money orders. The money order should be filled out completely and sent to:

Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility
(INMATE NAME, POD NUMBER, AND BED NUMBER)
P.O Drawer 1437
Louisville, MS 39339

You must include the facility name, the inmate’s MDOC number, and the inmate’s name on all money orders.

Online Deposit

Waycross Bank & Trust offers you a fast and secure way to deposit money into an inmate's account using a credit or debit card. In order to deposit money, you will need to know the inmate's id or name. 

Programs For Inmates

  • GED
  • Adult Basic Education
  • Pre-Release
  • Discipleship Training
  • Religious Services

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Careers at Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility

If you are interested in a career with the Mississippi Department of Corrections at the Winston-Choctaw County Correctional Facility, you can find job listings by clicking here.

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