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High Security Center

Physical Address:
54 Power Road
Cranston, RI 02920

Inmate Mail Address:
P.O. Box 8200
Cranston, RI 02920

The High Security Center (HSC) is a self-contained super maximum security facility which houses inmates who require close custody, control, and security.

Click here to see High Security Visitation Rules

Click here to see High Security,October,2019 Visiting Schedule.

Click here to see High Security November, 2019 Visiting Schedule.

  • Opened: 1981
  • Average Facility Population: 93 (FY17)
  • Operational Capacity: 138 (FY 17)
  • Annual Cost Per Offender (FY 17): $208,911

The HSC is comprised of two 24-bed modules, four 12-bed modules, and four hospital rear rooms. The module design allows offenders with varied custody requirements to be safely housed in the facility. High Security has no industries operation and no contact visits except for those in protective custody. A well stocked legal and recreational library, classification board room, classroom, barber shop, and chapel serve as support to the inmate population.