Toledo Correctional Institution


John Coleman


419-726-7977 (Fax: 419-726-7157)


2001 East Central Avenue Toledo, OH 43608

Volunteers in Prison

Toledo Correctional Institution is committed to recruiting dedicated and resourceful volunteers to assist in reentry efforts by providing services to offenders.  For additional information on these opportunities or the application process, please contact Chad Cooper at 419-726-7977, ext. 7249 or via email.

Prison Rape Elimination Act

The Prison Rape Elimination Act was passed in 2003 to protect individuals from prison rape.  Click here for more information.

Religious Services

Click here to view a complete listing of available programming/services.


Written correspondence to inmates must include the inmate's name and number on the envelope and be addressed to PO Box 80033 Toledo, OH 43608.

Inmate Funds

A kiosk is available in the front entry building of the institution from 7:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., 7 days a week.  Approved visitors may deposit funds into an offender trust account or PIN Debit phone account using the kiosks. For additional information on inmate funds or other deposit options please click here.

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Video Visitation

The Toledo Correctional Institution maintains video visiting kiosks in every general population housing unit.  The hours of availability for video visits are as follows: 

  • Morning visits are permitted between the hours of 8:00 am and 10:30 pm.
  • Afternoon visits are permitted between the hours of 6:00pm and 8:30pm.

All visits are 30 minutes in duration and must be from an approved visitor.  An approved visitor is someone who has submitted an application for visitation and that application has been approved by institutional staff.  Approved visitors must create an account and register with JPay.  When approved visitors register for a video visit, they will be prompted by JPay through a series of steps to schedule and confirm their visit.  Video visits must be scheduled at least 24 hours in advance of the time they are requesting.

Approved visitors may visit for additional information


Reservations are required for visitation.  Reservations can be made through phone or email.  Reservations can be made from 8:30 am until 3:00 pm, Wednesday through Sunday by calling the institution. Reservations can be made up to 30 days in advance. A total of two reservations can be made during a phone call or email.

Visiting Hours: Seven days a week. Monday - Friday, first come first serve (no reservations taken); Saturday and Sunday reservations are available. Closed on holidays.

Morning Session:  8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. with a cut off time for entry at 9:45 am.

Afternoon Session: 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  No cut off time for entry.

Reservations can be made by calling 419-726-7977 ext 7552, or email at

Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to verify visiting hours before planning a visit. Click here for additional information.

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Institutional Information

Date Opened 2000
Total Acreage 45.24
Accreditation Status Yes
Total Staff 409
Population (as of 6/1/16) 1,208

Unique Programs