Draper Prison – Utah

Do you know someone locked up in Draper Prison?  Draper Prison is a state prison in the Utah state prison system.  This guide will tell you all about anything one might want to know about Draper Prison such as the following:  Learn how to locate an inmate.  How to visit Draper Prison inmates.  The address and phone number at Draper Prison  Mailing or sending money to an inmate at Draper Prison.  And much, much more.

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General Prison Information

Official Name: Draper Prison
State: Utah
DOC: Utah Department of Corrections

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Contact Information

Here you will find the street address and mailing address for Draper Prison. Use the mailing address if you are going to mail a letter or package to an inmate there, and be sure to use the physical address if you need to know the location of Draper Prison.

Mailing Address

Be sure to also read the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures information on this page before you send a letter or package to a prisoner to learn how to properly address the item, and do the correct steps for sending a package or letter. If you don’t follow the correct steps, the package or letter might get sent back.

Draper Prison
14425 Bitterbrush Lane 
Draper UT, 84020

Street Address / Prison Location


Draper Prison
14425 Bitterbrush Lane 
Draper UT, 84020

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone: 801-576-7000

Map and Directions

Use this address if you are going to visit an inmate. Make sure to read the Inmate Visitation Procedures and Inmate Visitation Schedule headings further down on this page before you go to visit an inmate.

Draper Prison
14425 Bitterbrush Lane 
Draper UT, 84020


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Phone Number

Inmates can’t take phone calls, so you won’t get to call your inmate, but, there are some times when it might be necessary to know the phone number to the prison.

Draper Prison inmates are able to make calls using:

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

Fax Number

Draper Prison inmates don’t have faxes, so you won’t be able to fax a letter to your inmate, but there are some times when it is helpful to know the fax machine number to Draper Prison.

Email Address

This is the main email address for the prison. You can’t contact inmates using this email. If you need to email a prisoner, read the Inmate Email heading below.

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Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates:
Total Staff:

Inmate Email

To send a letter via email to an inmate at Draper Prison you must follow an specific process to ensure that the email is received by your inmate.

Inmate Internet Access

Inmates are not permitted to access the web.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are certain steps that you have to follow when sending a letter or package to a inmate. If you do not then the mail might not make it there.

Before you send a package or letter, make sure to read the information below:

Mail Monitoring

Correctional facility employees open and read all received general correspondence. Incoming general packages and mail can be read as frequently as is deemed necessary to keep safety and security or monitor a problem regarding an inmate.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

Shown here is the proper format for how you must address mail to a state prison inmate at Draper Prison:

Draper Prison
14425 Bitterbrush Lane 
Draper UT, 84020

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Inmate Money

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

How to Send an Inmate Money

Anyone may send money to inmate’s Commissary accounts using Western Union or by mail.

Via U.S. Postal Service: Inmates’ families and friends can to send inmates funds in the mail and will have to send the money to the following address and follow the policies given below:

The money must be in the form of a money order made out to the prisoner’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. You are advised to use a U.S. Postal Service money order, since all non-postal money orders that are processed through the National Lockbox will be subject to a 15-day hold period, and during this period the prisoner will not get the money. The Bureau of Prisons will return funds that don’t have appropriate inmate info if the envelope it was sent it has an adequate return address. Personal checks and cash cannot be deposited to the inmate’s account so do not send any checks or cash.

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Inmate Locator

Prisoners are from time to time changed to various prisons around the state, so sometimes you may have to look up the location of an inmate using the inmate locator. Click the link here to find an Draper Prison prisoner.
Inmate Search

To find other Utah state prisons: Utah State Prisons

Inmate Visitation

Before you visit an inmate at Draper Prison, 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 Utah has their own policies for prison visitation and they are changed often. The information listed here could be out of date by the time you are reading this, so be sure to also go to Draper Prison’s official website to find the most up to date visitation procedures.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The entrance guard ensures each visitor signs the prisoner visitors log when they enter the prison and also when they leave.

Identification Required

Photo id of visitors is required. Acceptable forms of identification are Driver’s License and Social Security Card; although, a state issued picture ID is OK.

For all of the things listed below, check out the official Draper Prison site because this information changes frequently:

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

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Prison Records

Info about Draper Prison records will be posted ASAP.

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 Draper Prison death row coming.

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


More information about Utah parole 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.


Section about release procedures for Draper Prison to be added later.

Inmate Programs

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Prison Life

Information about life at Draper Prison coming soon.

  • 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.


A Draper Prison news section to be added later.


Draper Prison photos coming.

For example, photos of:

  • Cells at Draper Prison
  • The yard.
  • What inmates wear at Draper Prison.

If you have any photos of Draper Prison that you would like to share, please contact us using the ‘Contact’ link at the bottom of the page.

Prison Jobs & Hiring

Are you looking for a job at a prison? Do you have any prior experience? Have you worked at a correctional facility previously?

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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:

  • You have the right to protection from the accused.
  • You have the right to notification.
  • You have the right to attend proceedings.
  • You have the right to speak at criminal justice proceedings.
  • You have the right to consult with the prosecuting attorney.
  • You have the right to restitution.
  • You have the right to a speedy trial.
  • You 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.

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Family Resources

Section about family resources available at Draper Prison coming.


A history section will be posted ASAP.

Such as:

  • Famous Draper Prison inmates.
  • Escapes and prison breaks.
  • Executions.

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


Information About Other Utah State Prisons: Utah State Prisons

Utah Department of Corrections Links

Utah Department of Corrections Main Website

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Tell Your Story – Write a Review of Draper Prison

Have you ever been incarcerated at Draper Prison? Do you know anybody that spent time there? Have you ever visited someone at this prison?

If yes, then please leave a comment below about it. Write about what you experienced because other people will know what to expect.

What to write in the review:

  • Facility conditions
  • Prison facility and layout
  • Guards and prison staff
  • Commissary and food
  • Visitation
  • Inmates
  • Inmate safety
  • Gangs
  • Inmate programs and activities

If you are currently incarcerated at this facility, include your address if you would like people to be able to send you a letter.

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