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    Thread: Mule Creek State Prison (MCSP) Information Guide

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      Mule Creek State Prison (MCSP) Information Guide

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      4001 Highway 104
      Ione, CA 95640


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      this prison's visiting process on what is allowed and not allowed.

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      Mission Statement, Statistics, Programs and History

      Visiting information

      Friends on the Outside

      Mail/Packages
      (quarterly & special purchase)

      Local Motels/Restaurants


      Reference Materials

      Title 15

      Department Operations Manual

      Changes to Operations Manual

      How to file a CDCr Administrative Appeal

      Inmate Visiting Guidelines

      Visitor Processing Appointment Scheduling System (VPASS)

      Inmate Locator

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      Mission Statement, Statistics, Programs and History

      William Knipp,
      Warden (A)


      Physical Address Mailing Address
      4001 Highway 104
      Ione, CA 95640
      (209) 274-4911
      P.O. Box 409099
      Ione, CA 95640

      Mule Creek State Prison - Mission Statement
      Mule Creek State Prison staff embodies a community of professionals who provide a safe, secure and disciplined environment for criminal offenders within the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, in accordance with State and Federal law. We are dedicated to communicating effectively and working together to:

      • Ensure public safety
      • Hold inmates accountable for their behavior
      • Effect positive change and provide programming opportunities that will prepare inmates to successfully re-enter society
      • Provide inmates with quality health care and services
      • Practice efficient and cost-effective use of resources
      We are committed to courageous leadership that creates a transparent workplace, thereby promoting a positive public perception.

      Institution Statistics

      Mule Creek State Prison was opened June 1987, and covers 866 acres. As of Fiscal Year 2010/2011, the following statistics apply:

      Number of custody staff:
      Number of support services staff:
      Total number of staff:
      681
      560 1,242


      Annual budget
      Operating
      $157 Million



      Designed Bedspace & Count
      Facility Level
      Design Capacity
      Count
      I
      200 300
      II
      N/A 160
      III
      1,000 2,309
      VI
      500 1000
      Total
      1,700 3,769






      Inmate Programs:
      • PIA: Coffee roasting, laundry, meat processing, and textiles.
      • Vocational: Air conditioning and refrigeration, auto mechanics, electronics, welding and office services.
      • Academic: Adult Basic Education and High School/GED.
      • Other: Religious, Victim Awareness, Self Help and Support Programs.
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      Visiting information

      Visiting Hours and Directions
      Saturday and Sunday from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
      For updated information concerning MCSP visitor hours or closures, please contact the Visitor Processing Unit at (209) 274-4911, ext. 5410.

      You must be approved before you can visit:
      Mail the completed questionnaire to
      Attn: Visiting Sergeant and/or Lieutenant
      P.O. Box 409099
      Ione, CA 95640
      Any adult wishing to visit a prisoner must first obtain approval from CDCR. You must apply for approval to visit by completing a Visitor Questionnaire (CDCR Form 106). You obtain the Visitor Questionnaire by having the prisoner you wish to visit send it to you. The prisoner must sign the questionnaire before sending it to the prospective visitor; the signature confirms the prisoner’s agreement to have the applicant added to his/her visiting list. It is important to fill out the questionnaire completely. The questionnaire calls for the applicant to list all criminal convictions and all arrests, even if the arrest never led to charges or conviction. CDCR will conduct a background check for arrests and convictions when processing the application and will deny approval to visit if the
      check indicates an arrest or conviction not listed on the questionnaire, so you should be thorough when completing the questionnaire. It is important to note that any contact with law enforcement may result in a record of the contact in the California Law Enforcement Telecommunication System, and may require clarification by the applicant. If you are unable to remember all the specifics about an arrest or conviction, be as specific as you can in providing the approximate date and the cause of the arrest.



      Identification Required for Visiting

      All adults must present identification when being processed to visit. Acceptable forms of identification must be valid and current (not expired) and include:
      Also remember what you use on the CDCr 106 is the Identification you must bring with you to process for visiting
      • A driver’s license (from any state) with photo;
      • A Department of Motor Vehicle identification card (from any state) with photo;
      • An armed forces identification card with photo;
      • A United States Department of Justice Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) identification card;
      • A United States passport with photo or a foreign passport with photo; or
      • A photo identification issued by the Mexican Consulate.

      Minors
      (children under 18 years old) are required to be accompanied by an adult who is an approved visitor. If the minor child(ren) is accompanied by his/her parent, the only paperwork necessary is a certified copy of the minor child(ren)’s birth certificate. If the minor is accompanied by his/her legal guardian, a certified copy of the minor child(ren)’s birth certificate and proof of legal guardianship is required. If the minor child(ren) is accompanied by someone other than his/her parent or legal guardian, in addition to the certified copy of the minor child(ren)’s birth certificate, the adult must also bring a notarized written consent authorization form (see
      Attachment 2
      ) signed by the minor child(ren)’s parent or legal guardian expressly giving permission for the minor child(ren) to visit a prisoner. The written consent authorization form must include the name of the prisoner the minor child(ren) is allowed to visit, the name of the person who is authorized to bring the minor child(ren) into the prison, and the date(s) of the proposed visit(s). The notarization must be on the original written consent authorization form and cannot be attached to it. The written consent authorization form to bring in a minor child(ren) must be updated each year.
      Attire Restrictions
      There are restrictions on what you may wear to a prison. In general, there are four rules to remember:
      1. Do not wear clothing that resembles the clothing that prisoners wear
      a. Blue denim pants;
      b. Blue chambray shirts;
      c. Orange jumpsuits or Orange tops with Orange bottoms;
      d. Red tops (Pleasant Valley State Prison only); or
      e. Dresses that resemble prisoner muumuu (female institutions only)
      2. Do not wear clothing that resembles what custodial staff wear
      a. Forest green pants;
      b. Tan shirts; or
      c. Camouflage
      3. Dress conservatively and modestly; and
      4. Do not wear any item that cannot be taken off and will not clear a metal detector
      (such as an underwire bra or clothing with metal buttons).

      There are specific restrictions:
      • No blue denim, blue chambray, orange jumpsuits or orange tops with orange bottoms;
      • No forest green bottoms with tan tops;
      • No camouflage unless identification shows active or reserve military personnel;
      • No strapless, halter, bare midriff, sheer, or transparent clothing;
      • No skirts, dresses, or shorts that expose more than two inches above the knee;
      • No clothing that exposes the breast, genitalia, or buttocks area;
      • No very tight, form-fitting attire;
      • No wigs, hairpieces, extensions, or other headpieces except for medical reasons and with prior approval;
      • No hats or gloves, except with prior approval or in inclement weather; and
      • No shower shoes.
      Items a Visitor May Bring

      Visitors are strictly limited in the items they may bring into the prison. Items allowed without prior approval are limited to the following:
      • A $50 limit per adult and $20 limit per minor; only as dollar bills, dollar coins and quarters (change machines are usually available but they may be out of order or out of change);
      • A small (generally 6” by 8”) clear, plastic purse or bag;
      • Two keys on a ring with no other attachments. One key may be an electronic car keys;
      • Identification (as previously specified);
      • A comb or brush; non-metallic, no pointed end or detachable parts;
      • A small unopened pack of tissues or a handkerchief; no bandannas;
      • A pair of prescription glasses;
      • Ten Photographs, no larger than 8” by 10”; photos may be shown to the prisoner, but must be taken out by the visitor at the end of the visit; photos cannot be Polaroid and may not include any sexual or gang images; photos will be viewed by staff during processing;
      • Documents up to 10 pages, no larger than 8-1/2” by 11” (standard size typing paper); usually such documents will be either papers for the prisoner’s signature (for example, tax forms), information to share with the prisoner (for example, pages showing classes available through a correspondence course), or family papers (for example, a child’s report card, certificate of achievement, or drawing), but they can be anything that can be sent to the prisoner through the mail. Documents will be viewed and read by staff during processing and must be taken out by the visitor at the end of the visit;
      If you have an infant or toddler
      • The following baby items are allowed when bringing in an infant or toddler: any combination of two factory-sealed single serving size, ready to feed
      bottles of baby formula or two transparent plastic baby bottles either empty or containing pre-mixed formula/milk/juice/water; three non-glass containers of baby food in sealed packaging; one plastic spoon; six disposable diapers; one sealed package of baby wipes; one change of clothing; one small blanket; two searchable small toys; one transparent pacifier; one burp cloth; baby carrier; and clear plastic diaper bag (12” by 20”);
      • Inclement weather gear that may include hoods, raincoats, hats, scarves, and gloves during the winter or sun hats during the summer. [Note: Prisons still vary on inclement weather gear; it is recommended you check prior to your visit.]
      I. Medical Items Allowed
      If you have a need to bring in items relating to a medical condition, you must have documentation from your doctor as to its need. The documentation must include the doctor’s name, address, telephone number, and medical license number and must be updated every two years. With such verification as to its medical necessity, the following are allowed:
      • Prescription medications that are life-sustaining or condition-stabilizing, such as inhalers or nitroglycerin; medications must be in the original pharmacy container with the patient’s name, the pharmacy name, and the doctor’s name, as well as the medication’s name. Quantities of medication are limited to what may be needed during the visit.
      • Mobility devices such as canes, crutches, and wheelchairs; some prisons do not allow personal canes, crutches, or wheelchairs to be taken into visiting but require the visitor to exchange his/her personal device for a prison-issue device and then exchange back after the visit.
      • Hats with documentation that they are medically necessary.
      • Seat cushions or backs with documentation that they are medically necessary.
      • If you have an implant or prosthetic device that includes metal and will set off the metal detector, you must have documentation from a doctor specifying the nature and location of the implant or device. With such documentation, staff will use a wand to sweep your body instead of the metal detector to ensure security.


      General Directions:
      From Sacramento:

      • Take Hwy 16 (Jackson Road) to Ione-Michigan Bar Road
      • Proceed south to Hwy 104
      • Take Hwy 104 east to Ione

      From Stockton:

      • Take Hwy 88 east to Hwy 124
      • Drive north on Hwy 124 to Ione

      From San Francisco:

      • Take Hwy 80 to Hwy 50 (Placerville/Lake Tahoe)
      • Take Hwy 50 to Hwy 16 (Jackson Road)
      • Take Hwy 16 (Jackson Road) to Ione-Michigan Bar Road
      • Proceed south to Hwy 104
      • Take Hwy 104 east to Ione
      For additional information, visit this link to customize your driving directions.
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      Friends on the Outside



      For over 50 years,
      Friends Outside has been providing services to
      incarcerated and reentering people, their families and communities.


      A Brief History of Friends Outside

      Established in 1955 by Rosemary Goodenough, a Quaker and tireless advocate for social justice, incarcerated people and their children and families, Friends Outside has over 55 years of experience working inside institutions and with families and children of incarcerated individuals. Our fundamental principles today are still firmly rooted in the Quaker philosophy from which they were born dating back to the eighteenth century.
      It was the height of the civil rights movement during an era when ideas and norms were being challenged; there was a growing awareness that huge groups of society were excluded and needed to be brought into the community. A small but passionate group drove a social justice cause that, over the next 50 years, produced programs and services that have made a significant impact on incarcerated people, their families and children.

      New Beginnings Visitor Center
      Mule Creek State Prison
      P.O. Box 667
      Ione, CA 95640
      (209) 274-4749

      They are located on the prison grounds, here you can seek shelter if you are waiting for someone to come out from visiting.
      Get a change of clothing if what you are wearing is not allowable.

      If you want to donate clothing or games and books for the visiting rooms
      here is where you can drop them off for them to be submitted to the prison






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      Mail/Packages (quarterly & special purchase)

      Inmate Mailing addresses
      A Yard
      B Yard C Yard Minimum Support
      PO Box 409020
      Ione, CA
      95640-9020
      PO Box 409040
      Ione, CA
      95640-9040
      PO Box 409060
      Ione, CA
      95640-9060
      PO Box 409000
      Ione, CA
      95640-9000

      How to Send Money
      There are four ways to send money: personal check, cashier's check, money order, and electronic funds transfer (EFT). Cash, traveler checks, and foreign currency are not accepted. See below for further explanation.

      Checks & Money Orders
      All checks and money orders should be sent by mail to the institution where the inmate is currently located; refer to the specific institution's webpage for the mailing address. The inmate's name and CDCR number, along with the sender's name and address is required on all checks and money orders.


      NOTE: Personal checks are held for 30 days before being deposited into the inmate's account.

      Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
      You may also send money electronically through one of the following companies:




      IItems you can send:

      • Up to 250 sheets of writing paper. It can be lined or unlined and the color doesn't matter. It just has to be writing paper, not drawing paper.
      • 40 envelopes
      • 40 first-class stamps
      • No limit on number of pictures (but use common sense in subject matter)
      • No pens or pencils
      • Items printed from the Internet

      Items you cannot send :

      Stickers
      Glitter
      Glue
      Writing instruments

      Quarterly Packages/Special order purchases

      January 1st through March 31st
      April 1st through June 31st
      July 1st through September 31st
      October 1st though December 31st

      Quarterly packages are any food, clothing, and toiletries there is no Dollar restriction just weight. Total package weight is 30 lbs, this includes the packing 450 ounces of product and 30 ounces for packing material

      Special order purchases - This is for TV's, Radios, Guitars, Typewriters things that would typically take up the weight limit for a regular quarterly package.



      Access Securepak
      P. O. Box 50028
      Sparks, NV 89435-0028
      Ph: (800) 546-6283
      www.californiaqp.com
      Walkenhorst’s
      1774 Industrial Way
      Napa CA 94558
      Ph: (800) 660-9255
      https://walkenhorsts.com
      Mikes Better Shoes
      1252 Berlin-Haddonfield Road
      Voorhees, NJ 08043
      Ph: (800) 431-1911
      www.mikesbettershoes.com
      Music by Mail
      129 31st Street
      Brooklyn, NY 11232
      Ph: (718) 369-6982
      Packages R Us
      2648 East Workman Ave. #424
      West Covina, CA 91791
      Ph: (866) 303-7787
      www.packagesrus.com
      Union Supply Direct
      P.O. Box 7006
      Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220-7006
      Ph: (866) 404-8989
      www.CaliforniaInmatePackage.com
      The Vitamin Outlet
      Fitness Systems Mfg. Corp.
      P.O. Box 2073
      Sinking Spring, PA 19608
      Ph: (800) 822-9995
      Yellow Ribbon Online
      580 N. Beach Street
      Fort Worth, TX 76111
      Ph: (866) 959-7426
      www.yellowribbononline.com











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      Lodging and dinning Information

      Lodging Information for
      Days Inn Sutter Creek
      (209) 267-9177
      271 Hanford St, Sutter Creek, CA
      Grey Gables Inn
      (209) 267-1039
      161 Hanford St, Sutter Creek, CA
      Old Well Motel & Grill
      (209) 245-6467
      15929 Ca-49, Drytown, CA
      The Heirloom
      (209) 274-4468
      214 Shakeley Ln, Ione, CA
      Ione Hotel
      (209) 274-6082
      25 W Main St, Ione, CA
      Imperial Hotel
      (209) 267-9172
      14202 Old Highway 49, Amador City, CA







      Local Restaurants
      Hunan Restaurant
      (209) 274-2646
      335 Preston Ave,
      Ione, CA
      Castle Oaks Golf Club
      (209) 274-0167
      1000 Castle Oaks Dr,
      Ione, CA
      Taco Bell
      (209) 223-2975
      541 S State Highway 49,
      Jackson, CA
      Subway
      (209) 223-4141
      11960 Ca-88,
      Jackson, CA
      KFC
      (209) 223-4239
      531 S State Highway 49,
      Jackson, CA
      Ermas Diner
      (209) 274-4116
      4 Plymouth Hwy,
      Ione, CA
      Glendas Cafe
      (209) 223-3210
      10765 Ca-49,
      Jackson, CA
      McDonald's
      (209) 223-4145
      10355 Wicklow Way,
      Jackson, CA
      Burger King
      (209) 223-3134
      11950 Ca-88,
      Jackson, CA
      Burger King (
      209) 772-2800
      200 E Highway 12,
      Valley Springs, CA








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