SCI Greene – Pennsylvania

Know someone in prison at State Correctional Institution – Greene?  State Correctional Institution – Greene is a prison in the Pennsylvania state prison system.  This page tells you information about everything one might want to know about State Correctional Institution – Greene such as the following:  Learn how to locate an inmate.  How to visit State Correctional Institution – Greene inmates.  The address and phone number at State Correctional Institution – Greene  Mailing or sending money to an inmate.  And much more…

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General Prison Information

Official Name: State Correctional Institution – Greene
Year Opened: 1993
State: Pennsylvania
County: Greene
DOC: Pennsylvania Department of Corrections
Security Level: close

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Contact Information

Here is the mailing address and street address for State Correctional Institution – Greene. Use the mailing address if you are sending a letter or package to an inmate there, and be sure to use the street address if you need to know the physical location of the prison.

Mailing Address

You should read the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures information below before you send a letter or package to someone in prison so that you properly write the address, and do the right steps for sending a letter or package. If you don’t use the appropriate steps, the letter or package could get sent back.

INMATE NAME AND INMATE ID
SCI Greene
175 Progress Drive 
Waynesburg PA, 15370

Street Address / Prison Location

Address

State Correctional Institution – Greene
169 Progress Drive (staff) 175 Progress Drive (inmates)
Waynesburg PA, 15370

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone: (724) 852-2902
Fax:

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Use this address if you plan to visit an inmate. You should also read the Inmate Visitation Schedule and Inmate Visitation Procedures information below before you visit an inmate.

State Correctional Institution – Greene
169 Progress Drive (staff) 175 Progress Drive (inmates)
Waynesburg PA, 15370

Directions

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Phone Number

State Correctional Institution – Greene prisoners don’t have telephones, so you won’t be able to call inmates, however, there are times when it might be necessary to have the telephone number to the facility.
(724) 852-2902

State prison inmates are able to call out using:

  • Calling Cards
  • Collect Calls
  • Dedicated Phone Line
  • Prison Calling Plan

Fax Number

SCI Greene prisoners don’t have access to fax machines, so you can’t send a fax to prisoners, but there are some times when it might be necessary to know the fax machine number to the prison.

Email Address

The email address listed below is the primary email address for the prison. You cannot email prisoners using this email. If you want to find out how to send an email to a prisoner, go to the Inmate Email heading below.

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Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates:
Total Staff:

Inmate Email

To email a letter to an inmate at State Correctional Institution – Greene you must follow an exact process to make sure that the email is received by your inmate.

Inmate Internet Access

Prisoners do not have access to the internet.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are special steps that you must follow when sending a package or letter to a prisoner. If you don’t follow the procedures then letter or package might not make it there.

Before you send a package or letter, be sure to read the sections below:

Mail Monitoring

SCI Greene guards open and read and inspect all received general mail and packages. Received general postal correspondence is read as frequently as necessary to keep security or watch any problems confronting a certain inmate.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

Shown here is the correct format for how you have to address a package or letter to an inmate at SCI Greene:

INMATE NAME & INMATE ID
SCI Greene
175 Progress Drive 
Waynesburg PA, 15370

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Inmate Money

Every state correctional institution has a Commissary which was created to provide inmates an account for prisoner funds and for buying things not issued by the facility.

How to Send an Inmate Money

Anyone may send funds into these Commissary accounts by sending it by Western Union and the U.S. Postal Service.

Via U.S. Postal Service: Inmates’ families and friends can to send inmates funds by way of the mail and will have to send the moneyh to this address and follow the directions shows below:

The deposit must be in the form of a money order made out to the inmate’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. You are advised to use a post office money order, since all non-postal money orders processed through the National Lockbox will be subject to a 15-day hold, during which the inmate will not have access to the funds. The Bureau of Prisons will send back any funds that do not have appropriate prisoner info but only if the envelope has a return address. Checks and cash can’t be deposited so do not send any cash or checks.

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Inmate Locator

Prisoners are frequently moved to different prison facilities in the state, so you might need to find where an inmate is located using the inmate locator. Click the link below to find an state prisoner.
Inmate Search

To find other Pennsylvania state prisons: Pennsylvania State Prisons

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Inmate Search

Inmate Visitation

Before you visit State Correctional Institution – Greene, be sure that you be aware of this info:

  • Visitation Schedule
  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Application

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Inmate Visitor Procedures

Each correctional facility in Pennsylvania has their own rules for prison visitation and these policies get changed often. The information below may be out of date now, so make sure to also go to State Correctional Institution – Greene’s site to get the most recent rules for visitation.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The entrance officer ensures each visitor signs the prisoner visitors log upon entering the prison and upon leaving.

Identification Required

Picture identification of all visitors is required. Appropriate forms of ID are Driver’s License and Social Security Card; however, a state photo ID is OK.

For all of the points listed below, go to the main prison facility site as this information is changed often:

  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Dress Code
  • Things You Can and Cannot Take to Visitation
  • Special Rules For Childred, Special Visits, Pastoral or Attorney Visits

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Prison Records

Details about State Correctional Institution – Greene prison records to be added later.

Such as:

  • Inmate records
  • Health records.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Death Row

Details about State Correctional Institution – Greene death row coming.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Parole

More information about Pennsylvania parole procedures coming.

For example:

  • Parole hearings.
  • Review boards.
  • Who qualifies for parole.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Release

More information about release procedures coming soon.

Inmate Programs

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Prison Life

More information about prison life at State Correctional Institution – Greene to be added later.

  • Activities.
  • Daily schedule and routine.
  • Recreational facilities available.
  • What’s allowed, and what’s not allowed.
  • What the food is like.
  • What to expect.
  • Jobs and work release available.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

News

A news section coming.

Photos

A photo section to be added later.

For example, photos of:

  • Cells at State Correctional Institution – Greene
  • The yard.
  • What inmates wear at State Correctional Institution – Greene.

If you have any photos of State Correctional Institution – Greene that you would like to share, please contact us using the ‘Contact’ link at the bottom of the page.

Prison Jobs & Hiring

Are you trying to find a correctional facility job? Have any prior experience? Have you worked at a correctional facility in your previous job?

If so, click here: State Correctional Institution – Greene Jobs

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Website

The official website: State Correctional Institution – Greene Website

Victim Resources

Important Note: If you, or someone you know, are in immediate danger, call 911.

Victim’s Rights

The Victim Rights Act grants victims the following rights:

  • Victims have the right to protection from the accused.
  • Victims have the right to notification.
  • Victims have the right to attend proceedings.
  • Victims have the right to speak at criminal justice proceedings.
  • Victims have the right to consult with the prosecuting attorney.
  • Victims have the right to restitution.
  • Victims have the right to a speedy trial.
  • Victims have the right to be treated with fairness, dignity and respect.

The definition of victim includes:

  • Spouses and children of all victims.
  • Parents and guardians of minor victims.
  • Parents, guardians and siblings of mentally or physically incapacitated victims or victims of homicide.
  • Foster parents or other caregivers, under certain circumstances.

There are a number of services and programs designed to help victims and their families. You can find out about these services by contacting the courthouse, or local law enforcement agency.

Victim Notification

The Department of Justice Victim Notification System (VNS) is a system that provides victims with information pertaining to their case and/or any defendants in the case. You will receive a Victim Identification Number (VIN) and a Personal Identification Number (PIN) that will allow you to access VNS via the internet or by phone. Here, you will find information about future court hearings, historical court events, and detailed information about the defendant. This will include criminal charges filed, the outcome of charges, sentence imposed, custody location, projected release date and any other release information. The VNS website is updated daily. You will also receive any ongoing information by mail or email.

Have you, a family member or friend ever used the Victim Notification System? If so, was it effective? Did you get the information in a timely manner? Was the system difficult to use? We would like to hear from you, so please post any comments here.

Click here to tell about all about it

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Family Resources

Info about family resources available at State Correctional Institution – Greene to be added later.

History

State Correctional Institution – Greene history coming soon.

Such as:

  • Famous State Correctional Institution – Greene inmates.
  • Escapes and prison breaks.
  • Executions.

If you have any information on these topics to share, please post a comment using the form below.

Links

Information About Other Pennsylvania State Prisons: Pennsylvania State Prisons

State Correctional Institution – Greene Links

The official website: State Correctional Institution – Greene Website
SCI Greene Jobs

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Links

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Main Website
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Prison Directory
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Prison Map
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Prison Jobs
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Prison Inmate Search
Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Most Wanted

Pennsylvania Department of Corrections Visitation Policies
Sending Money to a Pennsylvania State Prison Inmate
JPay Services for Pennsylvania State Prison Inmates
Sending Mail to Pennsylvania State Prison Inmates
Sending Packages to Pennsylvania State Prison Inmates
Pennsylvania State Prison Inmate Phone Calls

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Tell Your Story – Write a Review of State Correctional Institution – Greene

Have you ever been incarcerated in SCI Greene? Do you know anybody there? Have you ever been to visit an inmate at this prison?

If you have, then please write a review about it. Write about your experience because others will know what to expect.

Things you can write in your review:

  • Prison conditions
  • Facility layout and facility
  • Staff and guards
  • Commissary and food
  • Visitation
  • Inmates
  • Inmate safety
  • Gang activity
  • Programs and activities

If you are an inmate at this facility, post your mailing address if you want to receive letters from people.


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