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Polk Correctional Institution North Carolina



Polk Correctional Institution North Carolina

Polk Correctional Institution

Polk Correctional Institution is located in Butner North Carolina.  It is a close custody correctional institution which is the highest security level a prison in North Carolina can have.  The current capacity of Polk Correctional Institution is 904 adult males.  Offenders at this prison can be housed in dormitories and single cells.  This facility operates a maximum control unit which houses the most violent and dangerous inmates.

Offenders at Polk Correctional Institution can work in various job assignments including kitchen duty and custodial maintenance.  Inmates can also receive substance abuse treatment, and participate in various programs aimed at changing behavioral patterns.

Visiting Hours at Polk Correctional Institution:

All visits at Polk Correctional Institution are by appointment only.  To schedule an appointment call (919)-575-3070 ext. 324.  A maximum of three visitors per inmate is allowed.  Visiting for general population inmates occurs on Tuesdays from 1pm-3pm, Thursdays from 1pm-3pm and Saturdays from 9am-11am.

Physical Address:

Polk Correctional Institution
1001 Veazey Road
Butner, NC 27509



Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID Number
​Polk Correctional Institution
Box 2500
Butner, NC 27509