High Security Center

State of Rhode Island

Department of Corrections

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Lynne Corry, Acting Warden

Physical Address:
54 Power Road
Cranston, RI 02920

Inmate Mail Address:
P.O. Box 8200
Cranston, RI 02920

High Security In Person Visits Schedule September 2021

For more information on the Temporary COVID-19 In-Person Visitation Guidelines, please click here.

For information regarding video visitation, please click here. For updated video visitation schedules for each facility please visit RIDOC's Facebook page.

  • Opened: 1981
  • Average Facility Population: 87 (FY20)
  • Operational Capacity: 138 (FY20)
  • Annual Cost per Offender: $199,847 (FY20)

The High Security Center (HSC) is a supermax facility, which houses inmates who require close custody and control, including protective custody inmates. The facility contains a Rehabilitation Treatment Unit (RTU), which provides inmates with programming, treatment, and structure as an alternative to more restrictive housing units. The inmate population has access to a legal and recreational library, a classification board room, a classroom, barber shop, and a chapel. The HSC has an inmate bed capacity of 166.