Entry/Exit Procedures


How do I get in the facility?
Enter the Madison Correctional Facility at the Main Entrance/Administrative Building. You will enter the State Hospital grounds and stay right until you reach the entry/exit point.

What should I bring with me to the event?
-State issued ID and minimal personal belongings.
-Purses are not permitted. Wallets are acceptable but cannot contain over $40 in cash.
-Drinks and food may be brought if they are still closed in their factory sealed packaging.

Can I bring my cell phone?
Yes. However, you must RSVP to Margaux Auxier at MAuxier@idoc.in.gov prior with your full legal name. You will be required to sign-in and sign-out your device before entering/exiting the facility.

What time should I show up?
Please arrive no later than 20 minutes prior to the event to allow time for search procedures. MEDIA: ALL media must be on grounds by 12:15 PM EST.

What should I wear?
Closed toed, comfortable shoes with socks or stockings. Business casual or business dress is preferred attire for the event.

I’m with the media. Can I bring in my equipment?
Yes. All equipment will be subject to search. ALL media must be on ground by 12:15 PM EST.

If you have further questions on what to expect feel free to contact Margaux Auxier at MAuxier@idoc.in.gov or 317-234-1693.