Personal Items and Hygiene
Toiletries including razors, shaving cream, toothpaste, toothbrush, hand soap, shampoo, and a comb are provided by the institution. These and other such items may also be purchased from the commissary. Personal hygiene items may be picked up at the laundry.
The procedures for picking up personal hygiene items are as follows:
Personal hygiene items will be picked up on Fridays from 6:15 a.m. to 7:30 a.m.
For a.m. food service workers, hygiene items can be picked up at 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Inmates assigned to the East Unit will be issued (2) orange laundry bags upon arrival. They will be able to turn in their laundry bags for washing every Monday and Wednesday between 6:15 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. and pick up their bags the following day at the same time. West Unit inmates will be issued white laundry bags (2) and will be allowed to turn in their laundry bags for washing every Tuesday and Thursday between the hours of 6:15 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. and pick them up the next day at the same time. All inmates will be able to wash their clothes twice weekly. Inmates will turn their bags in at the food service foyer and pick them up at the main laundry. Linen exchange will be held at the main laundry every Friday between 6:15 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. for all inmates. Inmates will be able to exchange (2) sheets, (1) pillow case (one for one exchange). On the last Friday of every month, both linen and blankets will be exchanged on a one for one exchange. Any altered clothing is contraband and will be confiscated. Your individual preferences as to the type of haircut as well as mustaches, beards, and sideburns are permitted as long as they are kept clean and neatly trimmed.