Federal Detention Center FDC Miami

FDC Miami

33 NE 4th Street
Miami, FL 33132

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FDC Miami is an administrative security Federal Detention Center operated by the Southeast Regional Office of the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), a Division of the U.S. Department of Justice. FDC Miami also known as Federal Detention Center Miami is primarily used as detention center to hold federal pretrial detainees going the federal criminal proceedings or awaiting sentencing, or been denied bail by a Federal Judge and been deemed a flight risk or threat to the community.in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida. The Federal Detention Center is a multi-story high-rise in Miami, Florida and houses over 1300 administrative security male and female Federal inmates in dormitory type housing units. Miami, FL, is located in Miami-Dade County, Florida and has a population of 417,000.




FDC Miami Inmate Phone Calls

Housing units normally have 4 telephones for inmate use. Inmates are allowed a maximum of 300 minutes per month January thru October, and 400 minutes in November and December. Calls are limited to 15 minutes per call. The regular cost of an inmate calls is 21 cents per minute with a 15 call costing $3.15.

Service plans offering 11¢ per minute / 15 minute U.S. calls from FDC Miami at $1.65 may be ordered from Pacific Telephone at 866-966-8666. International calls to Mexico, Asia, Europe and Middle East can be obtained for as low as 20¢ per min. For rate info & ordering information go to:

Send Money To FDC Miami Inmate

Inmates can receive funds at a BOP-managed facility, which are deposited into their commissary accounts. You can send an inmate funds electronically using Western Union’s Quick Collect Program. Funds are received and processed seven days per week, including holidays. Funds sent between 7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST are posted within 2-4 hours.

Western Union InmateSend Western Union Funds to FDC Miami Inmates

You’ll need to provide Western Union Money the following info to complete your transfer:

Account Number: Inmate’s eight-digit register number with no spaces or dashes, followed immediately by the inmate’s last name (example: 12345678DOE)
Attention Line: Inmate’s full committed name
Code City is always: FBOP, DC

Federal Bureau of Prisons
Insert Valid Committed Inmate Name
Insert Inmate Eight-Digit Register Number
Post Office Box 474701
Des Moines, Iowa 50947-0001

Inmate Mail, Magazines and Packages

FDC Miami inmates are not allowed to receive packages without prior written approval from the institution. Inmates may receive magazines, hard and paperback books directly from the publisher. To order Discount magazine subscriptions for inmates click here or on the banner below! Inmates may receive packages from home containing release clothing and authorized medical devices. A written authorization form must be included in the parcel.

To send mail to an inmate at FDC Miami, you must use the following format in addressing your correspondence:


FDC Miami
P.O. BOX 019120
Miami, FL 33101

Inmates are housed in two man or three man cells with bunk-beds and toilets. Showers are centrally located most housing units for inmate use. TV’s and other recreation facilities are included in each housing unit.

Staff and contract chaplains provide for inmate religious services for Jewish, Christian and Muslim faiths on Sundays and religious holidays. Medical and psychological health care is provided BOP medical staff, U.S. Public Health Services Officers and outside contract physicians.

All FDC Miami inmates in general population are able to purchase items in the commissary and have a monthly spending limit of $320

Federal Public Defender
Southern District of Florida

The Federal Public Defender’s Office for the Southern District of Florida is a branch of the U.S. Office of the Courts. The Public Defender provides criminal defense services to defendant’s being charged with a crime violating U.S. Law by the U.S. Attorney’s Office and unable to afford a private lawyer of their own.

The criminal charges defended includes drug crimes, tax law violations, firearms offenses, bank robbery, racketeering, bank fraud, environmental crimes, and computer-based offenses.

The Federal Public Defender is headquartered in Miami, and it has staffed branches in Fort Lauderdale (30 miles north), West Palm Beach (75 miles north), Fort Pierce (125 miles north) and Key West (179 miles south). The Main Public Defender Office for the District can be reached at:

150 West Flagler Street,
Suite 1700
Miami, Florida 33130-1556
Tel: (305) 536-6900

U.S. District Court Southern District Florida

The United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida has 6 Federal Courthouses in divisions located throughout the District that hold criminal and civil judicial proceeding for federal cases that originated in the following 9 Florida counties:

Broward, Highlands, Indian River, Martin, Miami-Dade, Monroe, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie.Court for the Southern District is held in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Pierce, Key West, and West Palm Beach.

FDC Miami Inmate Visiting

To verify an inmate’s incarceration location prior to visit, contact the Federal Inmate locator at http://www.bop.gov/inmateloc/ By law, federal inmates are authorized four hours of visiting per month, but many prisons provide more. Visiting hours for FDC Miami is scheduled daily according to housing units. Wardens can restrict the length of visits, or the number of people who can visit at once, to avoid visiting room overcrowding. It’s recommended to call the FDC Miami Control Center at 305-577-0010 to confirm the visiting schedule before departing for your visit.

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