Connect with us

Downeast Correctional Facility

64 Base Rd
Male prison
(207) 255-1100
Opened in 1984
Prison Description

The Downeast Correctional Facility, located at the former Bucks Harbor Air Force Station, was established by the Legislature in September 1984. Funds were appropriated to purchase the facility for the confinement and rehabilitation of persons who have been duly sentenced and committed to the Department of Corrections and began receiving inmates in June 1985. The facility is a minimum security institution with a prisoner count of 148.

Vising Rules URL

For visitor information please call Downeast Correctional Facility.

Have a question about Downeast Correctional Facility?

Leave a comment below. Please be respectful (Terms of Service Rules)

Leave a Reply

1 Comment threads
1 Thread replies
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
2 Comment authors
PrisonPathDonna Easler Recent comment authors
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
Donna Easler

Hi my nephew is there and i would like to send him money and was told i had to put it in a postal money order. But not sure if i need to put the money order in his name or in Downeast name. also I would like to come visit. I am not his mother but was always the closet thing he had to a mother. Please let me know if and when i could visit him. and how to make out this money order thank you.
Donna Easler


Hi Donna, Please note the following information about sending money to an inmate at Downeast Correctional Facility: Welcome to the Department of Corrections Money Deposit Service This online service makes it possible for you to make online deposits to the general (trust) and phone accounts of eligible adult prisoners or juvenile residents, with the convenience of a credit card payment. This service is provided by a third party working in partnership with the State of Maine. The total amount you pay includes funds to develop, maintain and enhance the State’s official web portal, and online services like this… Read more »