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Women's Eastern Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center

1101 East Hwy 54
Female prison
(573) 594-6686
Opened in 1998
Prison Description

The Women's Eastern Reception, Diagnostic and Correctional Center is a prison in Vandalia, Missouri and it is a part of the Missouri Department of Corrections. Inmates were first assigned to the WERDCC in January 1998. The prison houses 2,076 minimum to maximum security female inmates and certified juveniles. It acts as the intake center for females entering the prison system from around the state and also includes a permanent inmate population. The Center processes female inmates for assignment to permanent population at WERDCC, Chillicothe Correctional Center or the community release center treatment programs for women in St. Louis or Kansas City.

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Tassie Leatherman

Is Tassie there and if so can i send her funds or mail?


Hi Tassie,
Try using the inmate locator to determine if Tassis is incarcerated at the prison. See our additional information section on this prison page for sending money to an inmate at the Women’s Eastern Reception, Diagnostic, and Correctional Center.