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Federal Prison Camp (FPC) Yankton

1016 DOUGLAS AVENUE, YANKTON, South Dakota 57078

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Federal Prison Camp (FPC) Yankton Visiting Information:

Authorized visiting days are Friday, 4:30 P.M. to 9:15 P.M., Saturday,
Sunday, and Federal Holidays, 8:15 A.M. to 3:00 P.M. Federal Holidays
include New Year's Day, Martin Luther King's Birthday, President's Day,
Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Columbus Day, Veteran's
Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.

Federal Prison Camp (FPC) Yankton Additional information:


It is the inmate's responsibility to check his living area immediately after being assigned there and to report all damage to the Correctional Officer, Case Manager, or Counselor. An inmate may be held financially liable for any damage to his personal living area.  Smoking is prohibited in all areas of the institution.  Each inmate is responsible for making his bed in accordance with regulations before work call (including weekends and holidays when he leaves the area). At no time will a mattress be removed from a bunk and placed on the floor. Each inmate is also responsible for sweeping and mopping his personal living area, removing trash, and ensuring it is clean and sanitary.  Lockers must be neatly arranged inside and out and all shelves must be neat and clean.  Nothing can be stored on top of the locker at any time.  Walls and light fixtures must be clean and free of dust.  Lights must be off when out of the room. No covers of any kind are allowed on lighting fixtures or heating or air conditioning units.  All brass, both inside and outside the room, will be polished and shined at all times. It is the responsibility of the inmate assigned to the room.  The room door and frame must be free of dust and dirt, both inside and outside.  Room door windows will be kept clean and uncovered at all times.  Windows, window ledges, and screens will be cleaned daily.  Room arrangement will be according to the authorized room plan.  Cardboard boxes, shoe boxes and paper sacks will not be used for storage or trash containers.  Trash and wastebaskets are to be emptied prior to 7:45 A.M. each day and kept free of trash during the day.  Heat and air conditioning units are not to be operating when room windows are open. 6 All inmates will have their rooms ready for inspection by the 7:45 A.M. "Work Call" Monday-Friday, and 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, Sunday, and holidays. If an inmate is on vacation status, their room is to be ready by 10:00 A.M., but the bed must be made by 7:45 A.M. Inmates may lay on top of a made bed. Each inmate is responsible for the cleaning and sanitation of his room. Inmates may be assigned cleaning tasks in the unit during off hours. A Sanitation Incentive Award Program has been established whereby the unit receiving the highest safety sanitation inspection rating for the week will be released first to commissary and mainline. Additionally, the Unit Officer will conduct a weekly sanitation inspection of the individual inmate rooms to select a "room or cube of the week". Inmates in those rooms will be allowed to go to commissary and mainline before the population of their unit is called.


No time limit unless space availability is limited.

Federal Prison Camp (FPC) Yankton Description:

The Federal Prison Camp (FPC) in Yankton is minimum security facility housing male inmates. FPC Yankton is located in southeastern South Dakota, 60 miles northwest of Sioux City, Iowa, and 85 miles southwest of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, off US Highway 81.

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One Response to Federal Prison Camp (FPC) Yankton

  1. Ken Norton December 18, 2014 at 1:24 am #

    I am trying to find information about further educational programs, degrees, certificates offered at the Yankton prison camp. Are there any BS or BA degrees available to work toward at the prison?
    Thanks for any information you can provide on this topic.

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