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Richland Correctional Institution


Harold May


419-526-2100 (Fax: 419-521-2810)


1001 Olivesburg Road Mansfield, OH 44905

Volunteers in Prison

Richland Correctional Institution is committed to recruiting dedicated and resourceful volunteers to assist in reentry efforts by providing services to offenders.  For additional information on these opportunities or the application process, please contact Scott Logan at 419-526-2100, ext. 2251 or via email.

Prison Rape Elimination Act

The Prison Rape Elimination Act was passed in 2003 to protect individuals from prison rape.  Click here for more information.

Religious Services

Click here to view a complete listing of available programming/services.


Written correspondence to inmates must include the inmate's name and number on the envelope and be addressed to PO Box 8107 Mansfield, OH 44905.

Inmate Funds

For more information, please click here.

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Video Visitation

Video visitation may be available. Please contact the institution for more information.

Approved visitors may visit www.jpay.com for additional information



  • Visiting is by reservation only.  Please call 419-526-2100, Extension 1, Tuesday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to verify visiting hours before planning a visit.
  • Please click here to make online visit reservations, new visitors who to register also can do it here.


Visiting is limited to 5 visitors per Offender at one time. Each visiting session counts as a separate visit. Therefore, 2 visits on the same day will count as 2 of the allowed 4 visits for the offender each month.

Visit hours: 

Tuesday thru Friday AM session; 8am to 1030am and PM session 12pm to 230 pm

Saturday- AM session 730am to 1030am and PM session 1130am to 230 pm.

You may arrive up to a half hour before your session. 


When making online reservations, all visitors being scheduled for the visit MUST be listed on the reservation and all visitors must be APPROVED visitors including minor children.

Visits can be scheduled up to 30 days in advance.

No cellphones are allowed in the buliding.

No shorts, watches, or fitbands are to be worn during visitation. 


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Institutional Information

Date Opened 1998
Total Acreage 78
Accreditation Status Yes
Total Staff 411
Population (as of 7/1/19) 2,566

Unique Programs