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Murphysboro Life Skills Re-Entry Center

Cliff Van Zandt, Assistant Warden of Programs

Facility Data

Murphysboro Life Skills Re-Entry Center
Opened: April 16, 2018
*Operational Capacity: 240
Minimum-Security Adult Male
**Population: 90
Average Annual Cost Per Offender: $62,774 (FY20)

*Operational capacity is the maximum amount of beds a facility has; to include all health care, crisis, segregation, protective custody, isolation, R&Cs, and future beds that are down for repair. Data reflects a bed space capacity census that was conducted in CY19.

**As of 1/1/21

Visiting Hours

The facility is on Administrative Quarantine with no visits. Phone calls and video visits will continue as normal.

Visitor ADA Accommodations

IDOC Visitation Rules and Information—please review before visiting

Saturday/Sunday and Holidays from 8:30 AM – 5:15 PM.

Visits must be pre-scheduled within 48 hours of the visit. Visitors shall only be allowed a maximum of a 2-hour visit. No visitor will be admitted to the visiting room after 4:30 p.m. Only three (3) adults may visit at a time. The number of children is restricted to available seating at the table.

Video Visitation Hours
Sunday through Saturday 8:00a to 9:00p
Visitors should log on to the GTL 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.
Video Visitation Guidelines

Facility Address

636 Elza Brantley Dr.
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Business Mail:
636 Elza Brantley Dr.
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Inmate Mail:
Inmate Name & IDOC#
636 Elza Brantley Dr.
Murphysboro, IL 62966

Phone: (618) 565-2944

Facility Information