FCI Dublin also known as Dublin Federal Correctional Institute is a low security women’s federal prison located at 5701 8th St – Camp Parks Dublin, California operated by the Western Region of the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP), a division of the U.S. Department of Justice. FCI Dublin houses 1012 female federal inmates sentenced and charged with Federal Crimes in U.S. District Court along with an adjacent Minimum Security women’s Federal Prison Camp housing an additional 325 female inmates.
FCI Dublin offers the RDAP Early Release Program. For program info Click Here
FCI Dublin Downloadable Resources
FCI Handbook Camp Handbook Commissary List Visiting Regulations Visiting Form
Housing: FPC Dublin is a Minimum Security Federal Prison Camp and FCI Dublin is a Low Security Federal Correctional Institution. FCI Inmates are housed in 3 buildings of dormitory style barracks with 2 person bunkbeds as well as 4 and 8 person cubicles. Storage space in most units consists of an individual locker. Locks may be purchased in the institution commissary. The amount of personal property allowed is limited to those items, which can be safely placed in the space designated.
Religion: There are facilities for worship services, prayer and study areas, offices, and a religious library. FPC Dublin provides services and programs to Christian, Jewish and Muslim inmates.
Volunteers from the cities of Dublin, Pleasanton, and Livermore, help orchestrate services for other religious groups. Inmates can wear religious items, and the facilities observe different holy days, and also accommodate to any dietary restrictions for various faiths.
Medical: All emergencies, acute illnesses or injuries will be attended to as they occur. There is a $2.00 co-pay for each non-emergency visit. Outside emergency medical care is available for those cases beyond the scope of the Camp Health Services Unit. FPC Dublin has a full-time medical staff on hand and/or contract medical workers from nearby cities.
FPC Dublin provides care for inmates who may experience any medical emergencies. In the event institution staff is unable to care for an inmate’s medical needs, inmates may be sent to the Valley Care Medical Center and San Ramon Regional Medical Center for medical care.
Jobs: FPC Dublin inmates work positions that involve working in food, carpentry, electric, heating, ventilation & air conditioning, landscape, paint, plumbing, utility and general maintenance.
Education: FPC Dublin inmates without a high school diploma or General Educational Development
Credential (GED) must attend the BOP Inmate Literacy Program to obtain their GED. FPC Dublin inmates who are non-English speaking must take the (ESL) English As A Second Language Inmate Program.
FCI Dublin offers the BOP 500 Hour RDAP program that enables federal inmates with verifiable substance abuse issues to receive up to an 18 month early release off their sentences. For additional information on qualifications and entry into the RDAP Program please click on RDAP Eligibility.
Dublin is located in Alameda County and has an approximate population of 52,000. Dublin is 150 miles northwest of Fresno, CA, and 35 miles west of Modesto, CA, off of U.S. Highway 580. Take the Hacienda exit off Interstate 580 towards Dublin. Turn left on Dublin Blvd., turn right on Arnold Street. Enter the institution property via 8th Street Gate. Make the first right into the parking lot.
BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) – (925) 415-2278
Oakland International Airport (510) – 577-4000
San Francisco International Airport – (650) 761-0800
Legal visits will ordinarily be conducted in the Visiting Room at the SCP on non-established visiting days. The following visiting schedule has been established for the SCP, with no visitors being processed after 9:15 a.m., until the institutional count clears. No one will be processed after 1:00 p.m. These time frames include Saturdays, Sundays and Federal holidays.
Both the FCI and Camp allows visitors on weekends and federal holidays. Visiting hours are from 8:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. each day. In order for someone to visit an inmate, they must be placed on the inmate’s approved visiting list. An inmate can have up to 25 requested visitors on the visiting list. Visitors must arrive no later than 1:00 P.M.
FCI Dublin inmates may receive mail addressed to them at the below address using the indicated format.
Federal Inmate Name, ID Number
Dublin Federal Correctional Institution
5701 8th Street – Camp Parks
Dublin, California 94568
Inmates are not allowed to receive packages from home without prior written approval from the inmate’s unit team or authorized staff member at the institution. The only packages an inmate may receive from home are those containing release clothing and authorized medical devices. However, inmates may receive magazines, hard and paperback books directly from the publisher.
FCI Dublin inmates are authorized 300 minutes of prepaid phone use January thru October, and 400 minutes, in November and December. Inmates phone lists can contain 30 approved called numbers, and calls maximum 15 minutes in length. VAC Communications contracts prison call services to the Bureau of Prisons and FCI Dublin. A calls costs 21¢ per minute, with 15 minute calls costing $3.15.
Pacific Telephone Company can substantially cut the cost of Dublin FCI inmate calls from $3.15 to $1.65 for a 15 minute call! For information call 855-966-8655 or go to www.federalinmatecalling.com/ordering
Federal inmate can receive outside funds from their inmate accounts via a Postal Money order by U.S. Mail as well as a money transfer via Western Union. For additional information on sending money to an inmate please click on the appropriate link.