Hartford Correctional Center

177 Weston Street
Hartford, CT 06120


Hartford CI Entrance


(959) 200-3000                                   
(959) 200-3008


Level 4

Warden: Ned McCormick                                                                      
Deputy Wardens:
Devonia Long
Rafal Matuszczak

Visiting Information:

Please review the following information before scheduling a visit https://portal.ct.gov/DOC/Miscellaneous/Visiting

Visiting Schedule (PDF, 11 KB)


Visit requests shall be submitted to DOC.HFD.SocialVisits@ct.gov.
Requests are processed Monday-Friday from 8:00am-3:00pm and in the order they are received. A visit is not scheduled until you receive confirmation from the facility. Any individual who attempts to visit a facility without a pre-scheduled, confirmed appointment will not be accommodated.

Email requests must contain the following information:

  • Inmate name and number
  • Visitor(s) full name and date of birth (to include children) Note: at this time only two (2) visitors are allowed
  • Visitor's contact information (phone and email)
  • Preferred day of the week (first, second and third choice)
  • Preferred time: Day (Before 4:00pm) or Evening (After 4:00pm)
  • Preferred days and times must be requested based on offender’s current visiting schedule. Please refer to the facility’s schedule before making a selection.

Population Information:

See data available regarding Connecticut Department of Correction's supervised population.

General Information:

The Hartford Correctional Center is committed to protecting the public and staff by providing a safe, secure, and healthy environment for all persons remanded to its custody, and to promoting the responsible behavior of each such individual. The Hartford Correctional Center strives to create a facility that promotes professionalism, excellence, and dignity for its employees.

This level 4, high-security urban jail holds primarily pretrial offenders and serves superior courts in Bristol, Enfield, Hartford, Manchester, Middletown, New Britain, Rockville and West Hartford.

The Hartford Correctional Center also oversees this agency's 12-bed Medical-Surgical Ward at the University of Connecticut Health Center in Farmington. The Medical-Surgical Ward is a level 5 co-ed inpatient/outpatient program. The high security medical ward, on a yearly basis processes nearly 350 inpatients and more than 2,200 outpatients.

Present staffing: 337.

Listing of the inmate programs available at this facility (PDF, 283 KB).

PREA Auditor's Summary Report (PDF, 728 KB).


The Hartford Correctional Center was opened in 1977. Designed as a level 4 pretrial facility for adult males. It is situated on 10 acres.

In 1990, the addition of Dormitory 1 and 2 was opened.

In 1991, the addition of Dormitory 3 and 4 was opened.

During 1998 and 1999 Dormitory 3 and 4 were partitioned with cages.

List of past wardens:

1977-1984 Richard Wezowicz
1984-1990 Evelyn Horn
1990-1992 Michael Bonzagni
1992-1992 Leo Arnone
1993-1994 Lynda Rowan
1994-1995 Steven Tozier
1995-1997 Edward Arrington
1997-2000 Mary Marcial
2000-2002 Peter J. Murphy
2002-2002 Nelvin Levester
2002-2003 Remi Acosta
2003-2007 Charles Lee
2007-2009 Lori Ricks
2009-2010 Scott Erfe
2010-2011 Edward Maldonado
Walter Ford
Timothy D. Farrell, Sr.
William Faneuff
Allison Black