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WESTERN MISSOURI CORRECTIONAL CENTER
609 E. Pence Road
Cameron, MO 64429
Superintendent: Steven Moore
Assistant Superintendent: Leah Pemberton
Chaplain: Reverend James Foster
BASIC INFO: NO A/C in cells.
EMPLOYMENT: Vocational school, electrical, diesel mechanics, auto mechanics, small engine repair, computer fundamentals
VISITING HOURS: Visiting rules available at check in. Cannot be on state property more than 30 minutes before visiting time. All visitors will go through a drug screen machine. Waiting time fluctuates from 30 minutes to 3 hours depending on amount of visitors.
Thursday 9 am to 2 pm
Friday 3 pm to 8 pm
Saturday 9-2 pm OR 3-8 pm IMMEDIATE FAMILY ONLY
Sunday 9-2 pm OR 3-8 pm IMMEDIATE FAMILY ONLY
Restorative Justice, Toy Shop, GED, employability skills, life skills
TRANSPORTATION AVAILABLE: Prisoner Family Services: 314-381-5955
Bus leaves St. Louis on the 2nd Saturday of each month. Cost is $40 per person, children under 13 pay $10, children under 2 are free. The bus leaves at 4:00 am. MUST CALL FOR RESERVATIONS.
PLACES TO STAY:
Holiday Inn Express: 816-632-6666 or 1-800-HOLIDAY at 36E & 69,
Super 8: 816-632-8888 or 1-800-800-8000 at 36E & 69, exit 54
Comfort Inn: 816-632-5655 at 1803 Cameron Lane
Days Inn: 816-632-6623 or 1-800-329-7466 at 501 Northland Drive
Crossroads Inn Motel: 816-632-7300 at 1920 N. Bob Griffin Road
Econo Lodge: 816-632-6571 at 220 E. Grand
Best Western Acorn Inn: 816-632-2187 at I-35 & Hwy 36
PLACES TO EAT: Several fast food choices, pizza, etc.
From St. Louis: Take 70 West to Columbia. Take Highway 63 North. Take Highway 36 West to Cameron exit. Turn right – pass Wal*mart SuperCenter and turn right on Pence Road. WMCC has the blue roof
From Kansas City: Take 35 North to 36 West (Hamilton exit). Get off at Cameron exit, turn right – pass Wal*Mart SuperCenter and turn right on Pence Road. WMCC has the blue roof
10-28-2009, 09:39 AM
Western Missouri Correctional Center (http://www.doc.mo.gov/division/adult/wmcc.htm)
(C-3 & C-4 male)
609 E. Pence Road
Cameron, Mo. 64429
Jean Ann Johnson, Warden
01-03-2012, 11:44 AM
Is there a bus that goes to the prison from southern Illinois? or do you know where I can find out if someone else goes there from around me or close to me that I could share the gas?
01-03-2012, 11:46 AM
Is there a bus that goes to the prison from southern Illinois? or do you know where I can find out if someone else goes there from around me or close to me that I could share the gas? I live in Christopher, Il..... I can drive as far as Nashville, my vehicle can not go on interstate.