I have a friend/family member who is in prison. How do I find out where he is being held?

I have a friend/family member who is in prison. How do I find out where he is being held?

If your friend/family member was convicted in Federal court, he most likely is held in a prison operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons. To find out which prison he is assigned and how you can visit or send mail, please go to the Bureau of Prisons website at www.bop.gov

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