Dallas State Correctional Institution



SCI Dallas Pennsylvania

Dallas State Correctional Institution

SCI Dallas is a medium security prison located in Luzerne County Pennsylvania.  It houses approximately 2,150 adult male inmates.  A good portion of the offenders here are serving life sentences with no possibility of parole.  The facility is comprised of 51 buildings, 17 of which are housing units.  The majority of housing units are multi occupancy cells, but the facility does have a single dormitory style housing unit, a special needs unit, and a Restrictive housing unit for inmates who have become difficult to manage and require extra security measures.

Inmates at Dallas State Correctional Institution can receive sex offender and substance abuse treatment.  This facility also has a large amount of mental health programs to treat mentally ill offenders.  Re-entry programs are available at SCI Dallas and help inmates prepare for discharge who are nearing release.  Vocational training at SCI Dallas includes accounting, horticulture, barbering, various construction disciplines, and welding.  GED classes and adult basic education courses are also available to inmates who do not possess a diploma.

Visiting Hours at Dallas State Correctional Institution:

When you arrive at SCI Dallas you can purchase tokens prior to entering into visitation.  You can purchase various food and drink items and are limited to $50 in tokens.  Visiting occurs on Mondays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 8:30am-3:30pm.

Physical Address:

Dallas State Correctional Institution
1000 Follies Rd
Dallas, PA 18612



Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID Number
​Dallas State Correctional Institution
Follies Road, Drawer K
Dallas, PA 18612-0286