Personal Property Limits
Items which may be retained by you are limited for safety and security reasons. The amount of personal property allowed by you is limited to those items that can be neatly and safely placed in the space designed. Under no circumstances will materials be accumulated to the point where they become a fire, sanitation, or housekeeping hazard. The following list is not all inclusive, but is a guide to the items you may be authorized.
Most units provide an individual locker, desk, and/or cabinet. In addition, storage boxes may be purchased from the commissary that will fit under your bed for additional storage. Locks may be purchased in the institution commissary.
Civilian clothing of any type (except athletic apparel) is not authorized. All authorized clothing should be neatly stored in your locker. A limited number of personal sweat shirts and sweat pants are permitted. These items must be gray in color. No other colors are acceptable. Individual washcloth and towels are issued. Representative authorized footwear includes: One pair of composite-toed safety shoes, one pair of shower slippers, and two pairs of leisure shoes. Footwear can be placed neatly under the bed.
Special Purchase Items
Special purchase items may be authorized, but only to the point where they can be contained in the storage area provided for personal property.