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U.S. Marshals Service

District of New Hampshire

Prisoner Detention


GENERAL:   United States Marshal Service is responsible for obtaining adequate detention space to house USMS prisoners in their districts. Detention facilities the USMS uses must meet DOJ detention standards and minimum conditions of confinement.  These conditions are as follows:

  1. Staff is on duty 24 hours a day to supervise prisoners.
  2. Three adequate meals a day are provided to prisoners.
  3. Adequate emergency medical coverage is available 24 hours a day.
  4. Adequate fire and other emergency plans and procedures are followed.
  5. There is adequate security.
  6. Adequate sanitation and hygiene services are available.
  7. An adequate suicide prevention policy is in place.
  8. There is adequate access to prescription drugs.

The following Federal Prisons are located near or within the District of New Hampshire.

Federal Pretrial Facility
Belknap County Department of Corrections
76 County Drive
Laconia, NH 03246
(603) 527-5475

Carroll County Department of Corrections
50 County Farm Road
Ossipee, NH 03864
(603) 539-2282

Cheshire County Department of Corrections
825 Marlboro Road
Keene, NH 03431
(603) 903-1600

Coos County Department of Corrections
(Males Only)
136 County Farm Road
West Stewartstown, NH 03597
(603) 246-3321

Essex County Correctional Facility
(Males Only)
20 Manning Avenue
Middleton, MA 01949

Grafton County Department of Corrections
3787 Dartmouth College Hwy
North Haverhill, NH 03774
(603) 787-2019

Merrimack County Department of Corrections
314 Daniel Webster Hwy
Boscawen, NH 03303
(603) 796-3600

NH State Prison for Men – Special Housing Unit
(Males Only)
281 North State Street
Concord, NH 03302
(603) 271-1801

Strafford County Department of Corrections
266 County Farm Road
Dover, NH 03820

Federal Prison procedures and general information can be reviewed at is an official site of the U.S. Federal Government, U.S. Department of Justice