Official Name of the Facility
The Federal Correctional Institution, Sandstone (FCI Sandstone) is a low-security United States federal prison for male offenders in Sandstone, Minnesota. It is operated by the Federal Bureau of Prisons. Not generally acknowledged by the BoP, FCI Sandstone also includes a separate high security wing complete with electric fences and gun towers. This unit, informally known as the "snitch unit" houses high security inmates who have informed on others and would be in jeopardy among the general population. The inmates in this unit are completely segregated from the other Sandstone inmates, although they are served by the same staff. FCI Sandstone is located approximately 100 miles northeast of Minneapolis.
2300 County RD 29 Sandstone, MN 55072