Cape Vincent Correctional Facility
Rt. 12E, Box 599
Cape Vincent, New York 13618
Visitation Hours: Sat, and Sun. 8am-2pm (sometimes they start letting in as early as 7:30am if a bus comes from NYC)
Visiting Rules: No more than 4 visitors for inmate unless prior approval from facility
Visiting Room: Very laid back. Are allowed to have physical contact..kissing, hugging etc, just not EXCESSIVE. Most of the guards are very friendly, but there are a few bad ones that will give a hard time if need be.
Lodging: Watertown,NY is the nearest location for lodging. If driving, the drive is about 30-40 mintues from Watertown to the facility.
Econolodge--1030 Arsenal St. , Watertown, NY, 13601
Phone: (315) 782-5500
Travelodge: 652 Arsenal Street
Watertown, NY, 13601
*both facilites are on a main strip so there are places to eat, drug stores, shopping mall, etc. Also both hotels are very affordable. Between $40-$60/night. Booking in advance is recommended*
Prison Web Site: n/a
Prison Picture: n/a
FRP available: No
Number of prisoners: Last I knew about about 1300. But the facility was just downsized so a lot of inmates were shipped to other facilites
General Information: Very Cold and Windy during the winter because its right near a large body of water. I believe its Lake Ontartio, but very pretty up there in the spring and fall.
If you have any additional information, you can PM Mrs G.- and it will be added accordingly
I no longer work for PTO and do not have updated information to share
please go to the NY Forum for help from current staff and members!
Good Luck to you!
Last edited by Manzanita; 03-13-2005 at 08:59 AM..