Pocatello Women's Correctional Center (PWCC)

PWCC is the department's first facility designed specifically to meet the unique program needs of female residents. It opened in April 1994, has an operating capacity of 331 female residents and houses all custody levels. The facility operates the reception and diagnostic center for women. PWCC also has vocational work projects, Correctional Industries, education, programming, pre-release program and work-release program.

Warden: Janell Clement


Email: pwcc@idoc.idaho.gov
Phone: 208-236-6360


 NOTE : Idaho code 18-5210 states that a person commits a crime by knowingly introducing or possessing contraband in a correctional facility. Contraband includes, but is not limited to tobacco, cell phone(s) or telecommunication equipment, controlled/illegal substances, firearms or dangerous weapons, ammunition/explosives and escape tools or devices. Violations are punishable by imprisonment of up to 5 years and/or fine of up to $10,000.


Please read and be familiar with the Visiting Rules for Residents and Visitors and complete the visiting application process before visiting the facility.

Visiting schedules are subject to change based on emergency situations.

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Pocatello Women's Correctional Center (PWCC)
Pocatello Women's Correctional Center (PWCC)
Physical Address
Pocatello Women's Correctional Center
1451 Fore Road