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D.O.C. Inmate Mail

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The items listed below CAN NOT be sent to an inmate:

This list will be used as a guideline and does not limit a staff member’s authority to confiscate any item which could be considered a threat to the security or safety of the institution.

Additionally, the Cook County Department of Corrections reserves the right to prohibit any other items that could be considered contraband or which could threaten the safety and security of the institution, its employees or its visitors.

Repeated attempts to send an inmate unauthorized items  may constitute disciplinary action against the inmate, and may cause the matter to be referred to the Cook County State’s Attorney for possible Criminal Charging of the sender and / or the inmate involved.



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