Bibb Correctional Facility

Do you know someone locked up in Bibb Correctional Facility? Bibb Correctional Facility is a state correctional facility in the state prison system in Alabama. This guide will tell you information about everything related to Bibb Correctional Facility,like: How to locate an inmate. Visitation information. The address and phone number at Bibb Correctional Facility How to send mail and money to an inmate at Bibb Correctional Facility. And much, much more.

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General Prison Information

Official Name: Bibb Correctional Facility
Year Opened: 1997
State: Alabama
County: Bibb County
DOC: Alabama Department of Corrections
Warden Name: Willie Thomas

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Contact Information

Below is the street address and mailing address for Bibb Correctional Facility. Use the mailing address if you are going to mail a letter or package to someone at Bibb Correctional Facility, and use the physical address if you want to know the location of the prison.

Mailing Address

Make sure to read over the Inmate Mail and Package Procedures heading on this page before you mail something to an inmate to learn how to properly address the item, and use the right procedure for mailing a package or letter. If you do not use the correct protocol, the package or letter could not get to the inmate.

Bibb Correctional Facility
565 Bibb Lane 
Brent AL, 35034

Street Address / Prison Location


Bibb Correctional Facility
565 Bibb Lane  
Brent AL, 35034

Phone Number and Fax Number

Phone Number:

Map and Directions

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Use the street address if you plan to visit a prisoner. Make sure to read over the Inmate Visitation Procedures and Inmate Visitation Schedule information below before you visit someone in prison at Bibb Correctional Facility.

Bibb Correctional Facility
565 Bibb Lane  
Brent AL, 35034


Take I-10 East to the Coolidge/Florence exit. Follow posted directions to the Coolidge/Florence area (traveling East). Turn right on Highway 87, pass Coolidge turn-off, and continue East until you arrive in the Florence area. At the ‘Y’, turn left; then turn right on Butte Avenue (first light); cross Pinal Parkway (Highway 79) – remaining on Butte Avenue. The main entrance (access to North Unit, CB-K, Central Unit, and Complex parking) is approximately 1/4 mile (right turn). For East Unit parking, continue on Butte Avenue, past the main entrance for approximately 1/2 mile. For South Unit parking, turn right at Pinal Parkway, continue approximately 1/4 mile and make a left turn into the institutional grounds parking area.

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Phone Number

Prisoners don’t have telephones, so you can’t call inmates, however, there are some times when it might be useful to have the phone number to the facility.

Inmates are able to call out using:

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

Fax Number

State prison inmates don’t have fax machines, so you won’t get to send a fax to prisoners, but there are times when it may be helpful to have the fax machine number to the facility.

Email Address

The email address listed below is the general email for the facility. You won’t be able to contact inmates using this email address. If you are going to email an inmate, read the Inmate Email section on this page.

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Inmate and Staff Statistics

Total Inmates:
Total Staff:

Inmate Email

To send email to an inmate at Bibb Correctional Facility you must use a specific process to make sure that the message gets to your inmate.

Inmate Internet Access

Prison inmates do not have access to the web.

Inmate Mail and Package Procedures

There are special procedures that are necessary to follow when mailing a letter or package to a state prison inmate. If you don’t follow these rules then what you sent might be returned to you.

Before you send anything, read the links below:

Mail Monitoring

Bibb Correctional Facility staff open and read and inspect all incoming general postal correspondence. Received general mail and packages may be read as frequently as is deemed necessary to ensure safety and security or monitor any problems confronting any inmates.

How to Address a Letter to an Inmate

This is the format for how you must address a letter to a prisoner at Bibb Correctional Facility:

Bibb Correctional Facility
565 Bibb Lane 
Brent AL, 35034

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Inmate Money

Each prison has a Commissary which was started to provide inmates a bank-like account for inmate funds and for purchasing things not provided by the facility.

How to Send an Inmate Money

Anyone can send money to these Commissary accounts by sending it by Western Union and the U.S. Postal Service.

Via U.S. Postal Service: An inmate’s family and friends can to send inmates money through postal mail and must send funds to the address below and follow the rules listed below:

The money must be in a money order made out to the inmate’s full committed name and complete eight-digit register number. It is best if you use a postal money order, since all non-postal money orders processed through the National Lockbox will be subject to a 15-day holding period, during which the prisoner will not get the funds. The Bureau of Prisons will return to the sender money orders that do not have valid prisoner info if the envelope it was sent it has a valid return address. Cash and personal checks won’t be deposited so don’t send any cash or checks.

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Inmate Locator

Inmates are often transported to different prisons throughout Alabama, so you may have to locate where an inmate is located using the inmate locator. Follow the link here to look up an state prison inmate.
Inmate Search

To find other Alabama state prisons: Alabama State Prisons

Alabama Department of Corrections Inmate Search

Inmate Visitation

Before you visit Bibb Correctional Facility, you must know this information:

  • Visitation Schedule
  • Visitation Rules
  • Visitation Application

Inmate Visitation Schedule

Inmate Visitor Procedures

Each correctional facility in Alabama has their own policies for inmate visitation and they get changed frequently. The policies discussed here might be different when you are reading this, so be sure to also read Bibb Correctional Facility’s site to find the most recent visitation procedures.

Visitation Sign-In and Check-In

The visitation guard will make sure all visitors sign the prison visitors log when they enter the prison and also when they leave.

Identification Required

Positive picture ID of all visitors will be required. Appropriate forms of id are Driver’s License and Social Security Card; however, a state picture id is OK.

For everything listed below, go to the actual Bibb Correctional Facility website as this info is updated often:

  • 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 Bibb Correctional Facility records coming soon.

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

Information about Bibb Correctional Facility death row coming.

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


Information about Alabama parole procedures coming soon.

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 getting released from Bibb Correctional Facility to be added later.

Inmate Programs

Work, Education, and Treatment Programs

Central: Educational Programs: ABE and GED – Various work programs are available within the institution.
Cellblock 6: Educational Programs: ABE, GED, and Media, Mandatory Literacy, Special Education, Title One, Design for Living, Alcohol Education.
East: Educational Programs: ABE, AA/NA, Hazelden, Smoking Cessation, Pre-Release, GED. Various work programs are available within the institution.
North: Educational Programs: ABE, GED, ICVC – Various work programs are available within the institution and with various outside work crews.
Picacho: Educational Programs: ABE, GED, Mandatory and Literacy – Various work programs are available within the institution and with various outside work crews.
South: Educational Programs: ABE, GED, and Mandatory – Various work programs are available within the institution and with various outside work crews.
Globe: Education Programs: Mandatory Education; GED; Special Education; Chapter 1 Literacy; College Distance Learning, Rio Salado Vocational Programs; Parenting and Distance Learning. Work programs – City of Globe; Forestry; ADOT; Gila Co. Fairgrounds; Maintenance; Kitchen workers; Warehouse; Barber; Tailor; Recreation aide, Town of Miami; Landfill Crew; Town of Superior, Town of Winkleman, Town of Hayden, Arizona State Land Fire Crew; Waste Water; Bicycle Refurbishing. Treatment Programs – Medical; Dental; Pharmacy; inmate required psychiatric evaluations are sent to ASPC – Alhambra

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Prison Life

Section about prison life 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.


Bibb Correctional Facility news to be added later.


Bibb Correctional Facility photos will be posted ASAP.

For example, photos of:

  • Cells at Bibb Correctional Facility
  • The yard.
  • What inmates wear at Bibb Correctional Facility.

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

Prison Jobs & Hiring

Looking for a prison job? Have any prior experience? Have you worked at a correctional facility in your previous job?

If so, click here: Bibb Correctional Facility Jobs

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The official website: Bibb Correctional Facility 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:

  • 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

Details about resources for family members of inmates at Bibb Correctional Facility coming.


A history section coming.

Such as:

  • Famous Bibb Correctional Facility 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 Alabama State Prisons: Alabama State Prisons

This section will be updated shortly.

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Tell Your Story – Write a Review of Bibb Correctional Facility

Have you ever been an inmate at Bibb Correctional Facility? Do you know anybody that is a prisoner there? Have you ever visited someone at Bibb Correctional Facility?

If you have, then we would like you to tell us about it. Write down your experience so that other people will know what to expect.

What to include in the review:

  • Facility conditions
  • Facility layout and facility
  • Prison staff and Guards
  • Food and commissary
  • Visitation
  • Inmates
  • Prisoner safety
  • Gangs
  • Activities and programs

If you are an inmate at this prison, post your mailing address if you want people to be able to mail you.

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This page was last updated October 12, 2017 @ 11:44 AM.

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