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Brockbridge Correctional Facility

Inmate Phone & Debit Account Information


ConnectNetwork is GTL’s authorized deposit and account management portal. With several different deposit methods available, ConnectNetwork is the quickest and most convenient option to fund a correctional account.

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AdvancePay® Prepaid Telephone Accounts

To accept calls from an inmate at this facility, we recommend you create an AdvancePay® prepaid telephone account. Prepaid calling works by placing money on your phone number so that when your inmate calls you the funds are deducted from the balance on your prepaid account.

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Offender Phone DEBIT Accounts

ConnectNetwork PIN Debit (Offender Phone) accounts allow you to make deposits to an offender’s PIN debit phone account.

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**Please note- fees may apply to all deposit methods. Specific terms are provided when making a deposit.**

Contraband ~ Criminal Violations

Pursuant to Maryland's Criminal Law Article, Sections 9-410 and 9-412 through 9-417, it is unlawful for a person to possess, deliver, or possess with intent to deliver contraband in a place of confinement. Such items include but are not limited to telecommunication devices, contraband to effect an escape, weapons of any type, alcoholic beverages, controlled dangerous substances, and tobacco.

It is unlawful for a person to deposit or conceal a telecommunication device in or about a place of confinement with the intent that it be obtained by a person detained or confined.

Violators are subject to arrest and will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Upon conviction, violators are subject to imprisonment from periods of 3 to 10 years, fines of $1,000 to $5,000, or both.

Visiting Hours

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Saturday, Sunday and Major Holidays - New Year's Day; July 4th; Thanksgiving Day; Christmas Day
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Duration: 1 hour as space permits

***Visiting Hours Effective March 11, 2013:

Wednesday and Friday - 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday and Major Holidays - 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Inmates are allowed two (2) visits per week. Duration of the visit is 1 hour, space permitting.

No visits will be permitted on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

Major Holidays

New Year's
4th of July

General Information:

Inmates assigned to both floors are allowed visits on the major holidays listed above.

Use of restroom facilities is prohibited during visitation.  If either the inmate or a visitor requires the use of the restroom, the visit will be terminated at that time.  Please keep this in mind when visiting with small children.

All visitors are subject to canine (if available), electronic drug detection device (if available), and/or visual mouth searches prior to being allowed to visit an inmate. If you cannot clear the metal detector, you will be denied entry. Nothing may be brought into the institution except as authorized by the warden or designee. Any item brought into this institution in a manner other than authorized is contraband, and the person bringing the item into the institution is subject to criminal penalties.

A visitor 16 years of age and older must present photograph identification.

Children (18 years of age and younger) visiting the inmate must be immediate family to either the inmate or the visitor and must be accompanied by a person 18 years of age or older who is on the inmate's visiting list.

Visitors must be registered 30-minutes prior to the expiration of visiting hours. 

No more than five (5) visitors, including infants and children, will be permitted on one (1) visit.

Inmates are allowed two (2) visits per week. The visiting week begins on Monday and ends on Sunday.  Inmates are permitted one (1) visit during the week and one (1) visit on the weekend; or the inmate may have two (2) visits during the week and no visits on the weekend. 


BCF Information

7930 Brock Bridge Road
Jessup, Maryland 20794
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Phone: (410) 799-1363

Fax: (410) 799-7404

Acting Facility Administrator:
John Kelson

Security Levels:

Year Opened: 1966

Visitor Dress Code

All visitors, to include children, must dress appropriately for visitation.  All clothing must cover from the neck to the kneecaps.

The following types of clothing are not allowed to be worn:

  • tube tops, tank tops, or halter tops
  • see-through clothing
  • mini-skirts, mini-dresses, shorts, skorts, or culottes (at or above the kneecap)
  • form-fitting clothes such as leotards, spandex, and leggings
  • clothes that expose a person's midriff, side, or back
  • tops or dresses that have revealing necklines and/or excessive splits
  • coats, jackets, shawls and scarves will be placed in an appropriate area.