Mail Rules

You may communicate with an inmate via the U.S. Mail. We receive mail Monday through Saturday from the Post Office. All incoming mail (with the exception of legal and other privileged mail) is copied to ensure contraband does not enter the facility. Legal and other privileged mail will be opened in the presence of the inmate. No packages of any kind will be accepted. They will be returned to sender.

Proper Mailing Address:

Norfolk County Correctional Center
P.O. Box 149 Dedham, MA 02027-0149

Can an offender receive books, newspapers or magazines?

Offenders may receive publications as long as they are sent directly from with Edward Hamilton Booksellers or At any time, offenders may possess no more than three books and religious books such as a Holy Bible Qu’ran, etc . Magazines covering topics such as sports, health, news and general interest must be deemed appropriate by jail administrators.

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