Lake Erie Correctional Institution

Lake Erie Correctional Institution

P. O. Box 8000
501 Thompson Road
Conneaut, Ohio 44030
Phone(440) 599-4100
Fax (440) 593-4536


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Lake Erie Correctional Institution Institutional Information

Date Opened 2000
Total Acreage 52
Accreditation Status Yes
Total Security Staff 170
Total Staff 271
Annual Operation Budget $25,296,126
Daily Cost Per Inmate $46.38
Population as of 8/11 1511
Black Inmates 843
White Inmates 628
Other Inmates 40
Escapes/Walkways 2011 0
Security Levels
1’s – 398
2’s – 1,113

Lake Erie Correctional Institution Security Level Descriptions:

  • 1 = Minimum Security
  • 2 = Medium Security
  • 3 = Close Security
  • 4 = Maximum Security
  • 5 = Administrative Maximum


  • Wednesday – Friday        8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (All Day Visits)
  • Saturday                        8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (All Day Visits)
    Inmate numbers ending with odd number (1,3,5,7,9)
  • Sunday                          8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (All Day Visits)
    Inmate numbers ending with even number (0,2,4,6,8)
  • Inmates in special management are only permitted visitation on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday, for a maximum of 2 hours.
  • Visitors must be processed in no later than 2:15 p.m. on any given day.
  • Visiting is closed on Mondays and Tuesdays and all State Holidays.

Lake Erie Correctional Institution Visiting hours are subject to change without notice. Please call the institution to verify visiting hours before planning a visit.



  • Visiting reservations are not required.

  Institution-Specific Visiting Information

  • Visitors will be processed beginning at 8:00 a.m. on weekdays and 7:45 a.m. on weekends.   Visitors are not permitted to enter LaECI property until 7:45 a.m.
  • Visitors will not be processed in to visitation during count times (10:15 a.m. on weekdays and 10:00 a.m. on weekends, until count clears).
  • Visiting is limited to a maximum of 5 visitors per inmate at one time (including children), unless special arrangements have been made in advance.

  • Pacific Telephone Company provides discount inmate telephone call services to Lake Erie Correctional Institution, and other jails throughout America.

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