Central New Mexico Correctional Facility: Getting In Touch With An Inmate

Connect With an Inmate Central New Mexico Correctional Facility: Getting In Touch With An Inmate

Easily Connect With an Inmate at Central New Mexico Correctional Facility with the Help of DoNotPay

 (CNMCF), is located in Los Lunas, New Mexico, and is a state-operated adult prison. Originally opened as a medium security prison in 1980, it now features both minimum and maximum security units. The current warden is Tim Hatch, and the facility aims to provide quality medical, mental health, vocational training and education, and security for all inmates. The facility includes a Reception and Diagnostic Center, a Mental Health Treatment Center, a Long Term Care Unit and a Geriatric Unit.  If you want to contact or visit an inmate located at the Central New Mexico Correctional Facility, DoNotPay can make sure you follow the correct procedures to keep yourself, inmates, employees, and the public safe.

Central New Mexico Correctional Facility - Contact Information 

There are various ways to contact Central New Mexico Correctional Facility. You can verify your approved visitor status, clarify visitation policies, verify their inmate mail policy, or schedule visits with loved ones.

Central New Mexico Correctional FacilityCNMCF P.O. Drawer 1328

1525 Morris Road,

Los Lunas, New Mexico 87031-1328

505.383-3392Central New Mexico Correctional FacilityClarissa.Gonzalez@state.nm.us

How to Contact or Visit an Inmate at Central New Mexico Correctional Facility 

There are a few ways to stay in touch with someone at Central New Mexico Correctional Facility, but it's important to make sure you verify and follow all the guidelines.

Visitation - How to Visit an Inmate at CNMCF

According to the New Mexico Corrections Department, the following visitation schedule must be verified by calling 505.383.3397 to verify that visitations are taking place on that day. Some visitations must be scheduled in advance. To visit an inmate, you must be on the approved visitation list and follow all guidelines.

You can also contact the Visitor Coordinator, Michelle Bouska, at 505.383.3334 for additional questions or clarification.

  1. Level I and Level II Inmates
  • Wednesday and Thursday
  • 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  1.  General Population Inmates
  • Friday
  • First come, first serve
  1. RDC – MHTC – LTCU – RHU
  • Monday - Thursday
  • Scheduled Visits Only
  • RDC inmates can only have visitation with immediate family members.

Send Mail to Inmates

You may send mail or write letters to an inmate, by addressing envelopes and packages to the facility. However, you must address inmate mail properly for it to be received and not returned. The envelope needs to be addressed to the inmate's attention and include their NMCD# as well.

You may not send electronic mail to inmates, and they are not allowed to receive phone calls. 


CNMCF P.O. Drawer 1328 Attn: JOHN DOE NMCD#1234

1525 Morris Road,

Los Lunas, New Mexico 87031-1328

Court Contact

For Court Hearings & Video Visits Only:

Michelle Bouska-Court Liaison

  • 505.249.7811 Cell
  • 505.383.3334 Office
  • Michelle.Bouska@state.nm.us

How To Send Money to an Inmate

If you want to send money to a loved one at Central New Mexico Correctional Facility-Los Lunas, you must be on the approved visitor list. You will then send a money order with the inmate's name and number to the facility. This will allow the money to be put into their account.

DoNotPay Can Help You Connect with Your Imprisoned Friend or Family

If you're concerned about following proper protocol in regards to writing letters to a prisoner, or want to get started quickly, DoNotPay can help you efficiently send letters to the .

  1. Locate the Connect With an Inmate service on DoNotPay.


  2. Choose whether you want to locate a loved one, create a virtual mailbox, or send a personalized letter.


  3. If you want us to find your loved one, provide his or her personal details and the state they are located in. We'll then conduct a search on the appropriate state database.


  4. If you want to create a virtual mailbox, just provide your full name! We'll set one up for you so you can easily receive incoming mail from your loved one.


  5. If sending a personalized letter, tell us which facility your loved one is located in and what you would like to say to them. You can even include a photo! Your letter will be delivered automatically - just wait 10 days for it to arrive to your loved one!


Our process makes connecting with an inmate fast, easy and successful! 

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