Berlin FCI



Berlin Federal Correctional Institution New Hampshire

Berlin Federal Correctional Institution

Berlin Federal Correctional Institution, sometimes referred to as Berlin FCI, is a medium security prison located in Berlin New Hampshire, part of Coos County.  Berlin FCI operates a minimum security satellite prison camp located adjacent to the main facility.  The camp houses approximately 79 minimum security males, while the main unit houses over 1,016 male inmates.  Berlin FCI contains three housing units, A, B, and C.

Berlin FCI is located on over 700 acres of land.  The main unit is secured by two 16 foot chain link fences with ten rolls of razor wire between them.  In addition, motion and microwave detection systems are implemented to monitor movements at the perimeter.  Two roving patrol vehicles monitor the perimeter 24 hours per day. 

Inmates located at the minimum security camp provide a labor support force to the main unit.  These camp inmates are employed in work details that include facility maintenance, landscaping, kitchen and laundry duty.

Inmates at FCI Berlin are offered a variety of programs and activities that include educational, vocational, recreational, religious and mental health programs.  A Residential Drug Abuse Program, known as RDAP, is provided to medium security inmates who have alcohol/drug problems.  Literacy and English Second Language are a required program for inmates who do not currently possess these skills.  Educational programs include Adult Continuing Education (ACE) courses and GED courses/testing.  Inmates who currently possess a high school diploma or GED can take occupational educational programs and even earn a degree or certification in specific fields.

Visiting Hours at Berlin FCI:

Offenders located at Berlin Federal Correctional Institution are allowed visits on Saturdays, Sundays and Federal Holidays from 8:15am to 3pm.  The processing of visitors will end at 2pm, so if you arrive after 2pm you will not be allowed to visit.  All visitors must be on the inmate's approved visitation list.  Inmates are allowed up to five approved visitors during a single visit.  All visitors 16 years and older must sign into the visitors log book.  Visitors are allowed to bring a small clear Ziploc bag with up to twenty dollars in denominations no larger then $5.

Physical Address:

Berlin Federal Correctional Institution
1 Success Loop Road
Berlin, NH 03570



Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, Register Number
​FCI Berlin
Federal Correctional Institution
P.O. Box 9000
Berlin, NH 03570