Great Plains Correctional Facility | CI Great Plains

Great Plains Correctional Facility, also known as CI Great Plains, is a low-security federal prison in Hinton, Oklahoma. The facility houses male inmates.

Great Plains Correctional Facility Contact Information

Facility Address & Contact Information

Great Plains Correctional Facility
700 Sugar Creek Drive
Hinton, OK 73047

Phone: 405-542-3711
Fax: 405-542-3710
Email: GPC/General@bop.gov

BOP Website: Bureau of Prisons Facility Page
GEO Group Website: GEO Group Prison Page
Wikipedia: Wikipedia Page

Inmate Correspondence Address

Inmate Name and Registration Number
CI Great Plains
Correctional Institution
P.O. Box 400
Hinton, OK 73047

Please note that inmates may only make outbound calls from state and federal prisons. The same is true of community corrections facilities.

How to Send Money

Federal inmates cannot receive funds directly. Family members can call 1-866-345-1884 or go to the Access Corrections Website to deposit funds.

Correctional Institution Great Plains Inmate Information

Inmate Gender

Male Inmates

Prison Security Level

Low-Security Federal Prison

Facility Location

Great Plains Correctional Facility is located in the town of Hinton, Caddo County, Oklahoma. The prison is approximately 56 miles west of Oklahoma City.

BOP Region

South Central Region (SCR)

BOP Institution Code

GPC for Great Plains CI

Judicial District

Western District of Oklahoma

Medical Care Level

Information is not available. See our page on Medical Care Levels and Procedures for more information.

Mental Health Care Level

Information is not available.

Population Number

Great Plains Correctional Facility incarcerates approximately 1,750 federal inmates.

CI Great Plains Prison Services Information

Background

CI Great Plains is a contracted correctional institution operated by the private prison corporation The GEO Group, Inc. It opened in 1991 as the state’s first private correctional facility. The American Correctional Association (ACA) initially accredited the facility in 2017. It is one of the few remaining private facilities housing federal inmates.

Located in Hinton, Oklahoma, it is owned by the Hinton Economic Development Authority. The facility is Hinton’s largest employer of community residents.

Inmate Housing

Inmates are housed in a dormitory-style setting.

Health Services

Correctional Institution Great Plains provides inmates with routine and emergency dental and health care. Emergency health care is available 24 hours a day by approaching any staff member and requesting assistance. Inmates must submit a sick call form for evaluation of routine healthcare needs.

Psychology Services

CI Great Plains provides inmates with an intake interview, substance abuse counseling, life skills, and employment assistance. Typical treatment groups include stress management, anger management, and others. Crisis intervention is available 24 hours a day.

Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP)

Great Plains CI does not offer the Residential Drug Abuse Program (RDAP). However, Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) are available.

Great Plains Correctional Facility Educational, Library, and Recreation Offerings

Education Services

CI Great Plains offers the inmate population GED, English-as-a-Second Language (ESL), and Adult Basic Education (ABE) courses. Prisoners without a GED or high school diploma are required to attend classes. High school diplomas and post-secondary degrees are available through paid correspondence programs.

Advanced Occupational Education

Correctional Institution Great Plains offers various academic programs. These include smart board technology, customized learning through individual education plans, dynamic grouping, and technology-based learning.

Vocational Training

Great Plains Correctional Facility offers vocational training in Custodial Maintenance, Barbering, Horticulture, Electrical, Building Trades, and Auto Mechanics. Career training is also available in Upholstery, Weaving, Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC). Small Engine Repair, Masonry, Plumbing, Culinary Arts, Computer Repair, Carpentry, and Welding work programs are also available.

Apprenticeship Training

CI Great Plains does not offer any apprenticeship programs to inmates.

Library Services

Prisoners have access to a law library, leisure library, general-interest library, and religious services. In the leisure library, inmates can check out fiction and nonfiction books, newspapers, and magazines. In the law library, inmates can conduct legal research and prepare legal filings.

UNICOR

Correctional Institution Great Plains does not house a UNICOR facility.

Commissary

Inmates can shop once per week at the institution’s Commissary. Prisoners can order items such as food, drinks, hygiene products, and electronics.

Recreational Services

Correctional Institution Great Plains offers indoor and outdoor recreation opportunities. Inmate offerings include arts and crafts, physical fitness, sports, board and card games, and more.

Visitation Information for CI Great Plains

Inmates may receive visits from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Saturdays and Sundays. On federal holidays visiting is held between 8:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Directions to CI Great Plains

More Information About Correctional Institution Great Plains

For a comprehensive look at life in federal prison, pick up a copy of Christopher Zoukis’ Federal Prison Handbook: The Definitive Guide to Surviving the Federal Bureau of Prisons. For more detailed information about Great Plains Correctional Facility, please buy a copy of the Directory of Federal Prisons: The Unofficial Guide to Bureau of Prisons Institutions by Christopher Zoukis.