Incoming Inmate Information
1 Wedding ring (no stones) Eyeglasses (soft case only) / Contacts with storage container. Prescription medication (if approved by the Medical Department otherwise it will be discarded) Dentures (1 set) / prosthetic devices (if approved by the Medical Department otherwise it will need to be released to the custody of a designee) Limited legal materials / legal writing tablet 10 photographs (no nude photos) / 10 letters and/or cards 1 Religious text (i.e. Bible, Koran) – soft cover only. 1 Necklace w/ religious medallion (not bigger than 50 cent piece/Total value not to exceed $50) 3 T-Shirts (White crewneck Only with no decals and no pockets) 3 Underwear/Panties / 3 Bras (no under wire) 3 Pair white socks 3 Washcloths 3 Personal towels Sneakers (only if worn into the institution. No metal parts) Cash or check from penial institution. Personal property (i.e. wallet, keys, jewelry etc.) Will be placed in storage until such time inmate is transferred or released or items are released to the custody of designee. Items left for 30 days after release will be destroyed.
The Prison provides essential hygiene items to all inmates. Those residing for one week or less should not expect to receive canteen during their stay.
Chester County Prison is not responsible for any personal property or clothing that is lost, damaged or stolen.