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Howard McLeod Correctional Center


Facility Overview

The Howard McLeod Correctional Center (HMCC) is a minimum security, adult male facility located 30 miles southeast of Atoka, Oklahoma. The facility capacity is 693 inmates and facility property is comprised of approximately 5300 acres. Facility land is utilized by the Agri-Services division to produce cattle, hay, pecans, and fire wood. Facility inmates comprise of six (6) Oklahoma Department of Transportation (ODOT) crews benefiting the public while providing meaningful work opportunities for the inmates.

The facility has several programs available to inmates, including a career tech program with classes in welding and machine technology. Education is available with classes from literacy through GED. College courses are also available for inmates who qualify. Self-help programs are also available and include Thinking For A Change, Uprooting Anger, Genesis I, Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), Narcotics Anonymous (NA), and Prevention and Relationship Enhancement Program (PREP).

Contacting Inmates

Regular Visiting Hours

Saturday, 8:30A.M. to 3:00P.M
(Inmates with DOC numbers that end in an even number) 

Sunday, 8:30A.M. to 3:00P.M
(Inmates with DOC numbers that end in an odd number ) 

State Holidays
All inmates are allowed to visit on holidays. 

Visitation Regulations 

Each inmate is allowed to visit a number of hours that is determined by their earned credit level.  

Level I 

One (1) hour per week -
Inmates are permitted a one hour non contact visit per week from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Saturday with the exception of state observed holidays.  If the holiday is on any other day than Saturday the inmate can visit on that day as well as Saturday, from 6:00 - 7:00  p.m. Visitors must check in by 5:45 p.m. to be allowed the visit.

Level  II 

Three  (3)  hours  per  week  -
Visiting  hours  will  begin  at  12:00  p.m.  and  end  at  3:00  p.m., either Saturday or Sunday plus legal holidays.  

Level  III 

Five  (5)  hours  per  week  --
Visiting  hours  will  begin  at  10:00  a.m.  and  end  at  3:00  p.m., either Saturday or Sunday plus legal holidays.

Level IV 

Six and a half (6.5) hours per week --
Visiting hours will begin at 8:30 a.m. and end at 3:00 p.m., either Saturday or Sunday plus legal holidays.   

Special Visits 

HMCC allows inmates to have  special  visits. Special visits  include  visits from persons who  have come long distances, volunteers or team members identified by staff  that have partnered with the Department of Corrections in re-entry services when the visit will aid in the re-entry process, visits to hospitalized inmates, visits in disciplinary status (attorney visits and clergy only), and visits between clergy and social service agency representatives, etc. 

If the special visit is allowed on the inmate’s regular visiting day, the length of the visit will be determined by the inmate’s visiting privilege level criteria. If the special visit is during the  work week, the length of the visit will be determined on an individual basis not to exceed two (2) hours. However, if the inmate is on Level 1, special visits must adhere to non-contact policy.

Contact DOC

Main Location
3400 Martin Luther King Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73111-4298

PO Box 11400
Oklahoma City, OK  73136-0400

Phone: (405) 425-2500
Fax: (405) 425-2578

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